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News articles categorized as: Alumni

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.

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.