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News articles categorized as: Alumni

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.

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.

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.

Alumna receives Outstanding Research Award from NC State University

May 1, 2018
Jessica DeCuir-Gunby (MA ’00, PhD ’03), a professor of educational psychology at North Carolina State University, received the 2018-2019 Outstanding Research Award from NC State’s Alumni Association.

Student speaker celebrates connections

April 30, 2018
Emily Wallace is fulfilling a freshman-year promise by speaking in front of 4,000 people at Convocation.

Kristy Kowal is making waves

April 29, 2018
A childhood passion for swimming turned into an Olympic medal for third-grade teacher Kristy Kowal.

'It's about equal opportunity more than anything else'

April 29, 2018
Brent Hardin, director of adapted athletics for the University of Alabama, is passionate about equity in athletics.

Former military find a home at the College of Education

April 29, 2018
The next generation: A growing number of veterans now call the College home.

A life of savoring the flavors of the South

April 29, 2018
Betty Hooks Underwood's visits to her daughter while she was attending college helped change the course of she and her husband's lives.