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News articles categorized as: Alumni

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.

Alumna receives Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

July 2, 2018
Christy Sutton (MEd '12) was one of only two elementary teachers in Georgia to receive the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Graduate student and newly elected commissioner uses literacy to empower

June 25, 2018
Doctoral student's path is 'purely distillable to just loving language and seeing it in everything,' she says.

Alumna takes wide-angle approach to new role on school board

June 25, 2018
With a background in counseling psychology, LaKeisha Gantt (MED ’03, PHD ’10) adds a new perspective to the Clarke County School Board.

Alumna receives 2018 Mid-Career Contribution Award from AERA

June 5, 2018
Kakali Bhattacharya, an alumna of UGA’s College of Education, received the Scholar of Color Mid-Career Contribution Award from AERA for her contributions to education research and development.

Scholarship winner works to inspire new mathematics instructors

May 23, 2018
Doctoral candidate Claudette Tucker received 2018 Mary Frances Early Scholarship to support research in mathematics education.

New scholarship benefits students seeking an education degree

May 4, 2018
New need-based program also includes summer experience, experiential learning and mentorship.

'Education is a people business'

May 2, 2018
The superintendent of Gwinnett County Public Schools since 1996, J. Alvin Wilbanks has spent more than 50 years in education.

Couple's success demonstrates the power of perseverance

May 2, 2018
Education is a tradition in the Coleman and Sanders families. Now, alumni who came to UGA as graduate students show how the experience elevated their own lives.

Researcher navigates the intersections of Latino culture and mental health

May 2, 2018
Cristalís Capielo is among the next generation of researchers at the forefront of Latino psychology.