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News articles categorized as: Alumni

Media mention: Alumna Jones quoted in Education Week

April 9, 2019
From January 2018 until now, there have been at least 30 separate incidents of “curriculum violence” taking place in schools, according to a College of Education alumna.

Kudos: DeBray to speak at national symposium

April 9, 2019
Educational policy faculty member Elizabeth DeBray will be among the featured speakers at a national symposium next month marking the 65th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education.

2019 College of Education Distinguished Alumni Awards honor seven for their achievements

March 21, 2019
Seven graduates of the University of Georgia's College of Education will be recognized for their career achievements and community leadership at the College's 14th annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner on April 5.

College alumnus receives honor from national organization

February 1, 2019
Dr. Larry Gerstein (M.A. ’76, Ph.D. ’83) received the American Psychological Association’s 2019 Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology.

Students gain career skills through Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta

January 28, 2019
Weeklong preview event for fans offers opportunities for UGA sport management students.

Longtime faculty member receives President’s Medal

January 24, 2019
Even in retirement, Sylvia Hutchinson, one of the two recipients of this year’s President’s Medal, continues to give of her time and talents to the University of Georgia.

Sister scholars: Supporting black women in academia and life

January 18, 2019
What started out as an academic writing group evolved into something so much more for three alumnae navigating and exploring their professional and personal identities in higher education.

A friendship with principle

January 14, 2019
Athens women bond over four decades of memories and a shared love of education.

Science education grad student honored for pioneering poultry work

January 7, 2019
Linda Purvis received an award from the UGA College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences for her dedication to building the poultry science program at the University of North Georgia.

Alumna becomes first woman to lead APEC Secretariat

December 12, 2018
Rebecca Fatima Sta. Maria (PhD '00), an alumna of the College of Education, became the first woman appointed as executive director of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat.