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News articles categorized as: Alumni

School counselors, alumni honored by Georgia peers

December 4, 2018
Three alumni of the College of Education’s department of counseling and human development services were recently honored by the Georgia School Counselors Association.

Alumnus honored with South Carolina’s highest civilian honor

November 29, 2018
Tom Poland (MEd '75), author of several books on South Carolina, received the Order of the Palmetto in recognition of his lifetime service, achievements and contributions to the state.

Executives, alumni honored by graduate school

November 1, 2018
Allison Moran (M.Ed. ’91) and Frank Ros (M.Ed. ’84) received the 2018 Alumni of Distinction Award from the University of Georgia Graduate School.

Sport management student named NCAA Woman of the Year

October 29, 2018
Kinesiology master’s student Keturah Orji was named Woman of the Year during a reception Sunday evening; she is the second College of Education alumna to receive the honor.

Media mention: Platinum award recognizes alumna’s efforts to promote healthy food

October 24, 2018
Recently, the work of Susan Nelson (M.Ed. ’15), school nutrition director for Baldwin County Schools, has paid off in the form of the platinum-level Golden Radish Award for the district.

Doctoral degree links new UGA police chief to College

October 19, 2018
Dan Silk’s career in law enforcement spans decades and continents.

Paper co-authored by professor, alumna recognized among year’s best

October 8, 2018
'Black Lives Matter: A Call to Action for Counseling Psychology Leaders,' recently received the Outstanding Contribution to Scholarship on Race and Ethnicity Award from the Section for Ethnic and Racial Diversity.

Alumna featured in Forbes for mental health podcast

October 4, 2018
Joy Bradford, an alumna of the College of Education and a licensed psychologist, was recently featured on to discuss her mental health podcast and passion for promoting mental wellness in black women.

Alumnus’ batik paintings garner prestigious 1858 Prize

August 17, 2018
The Gibbes Museum of Art and its member auxiliary group Society 1858 will name Leo Twiggs (Ed.D. ’70) the winner on Monday when it announces the results of its annual juried competition.

Two College of Education alumni named to 2018 UGA 40 Under 40 Class

July 11, 2018
Tameka Rish and Michael Williams were recently named to the University of Georgia’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2018.