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Three College alumnae named to UGA’s 2020 40 Under 40 Class

July 22, 2020
Laine Bradshaw (B.S.Ed. ’07, M.Ed. ’07, Ph.D. ’11), Brittany Kisner (B.S.Ed. ’07), and Samantha Livingstone (B.S.Ed. ’05, M.Ed. ’08) were named to UGA's 40 Under 40 Class of 2020 for their personal, professional and philanthropic achievements.

Alumna awarded National Council of Teachers of English Fellowship

July 21, 2020
Stephanie Toliver (Ph.D. ’20) received a 2020 National Council of Teachers of English Cultivating New Voices Fellowship to support her research with Black girls and speculative fiction texts.

Professor named president of global organization

June 9, 2020
Laura Bierema, a professor in the department of lifelong education, administration and policy, will serve as the incoming president of the Academy of Human Resource Development.

Coordinating efforts to protect medical professionals

May 5, 2020
UGA Mary Frances Early College of Education alumni and staff are working together to produce face shields for local medical professionals.

2020 Mary Frances Early College of Education Distinguished Alumni Awards honor eight for their achievements

April 24, 2020
This year, seven graduates of the College and a professor emeritus received 2020 Distinguished Alumni Awards to recognize their career achievements and community leadership.

UGA College of Education named for Mary Frances Early

February 26, 2020
The University of Georgia held a ceremony Tuesday to celebrate the naming of the College of Education in honor of Mary Frances Early, UGA's first African American graduate and a pioneering music educator.

Five Bulldog 100 companies linked to College of Education

November 14, 2019
The University of Georgia's Bulldog 100 list honors five alumni from the College of Education. The winners were picked from more than 500 nominations.

Dean Spangler receives 2019 Alumni of Distinction Award from UGA

November 8, 2019
The University of Georgia Graduate School honored 10 graduates for achieving exceptional success in their professional careers and in service to their community.

College of Education to be named in honor of Mary Frances Early

October 16, 2019
The University of Georgia's College of Education will be named, effective February 2020, to honor one of the state's pioneering educators—Mary Frances Early, UGA's first African American graduate.

Two alumnae receive Fulbright awards to teach abroad

August 20, 2019
Kelli Bivins (M.Ed. '02, Ed.S. '11) and Elaine Dasher (M.Ed. '96) will build relationships with teachers in different countries and harness international perspectives in their classrooms.