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News articles categorized as: Amazing Students

Examining social justice through theory and education

May 19, 2020
Briana Bivens, a third-year doctoral student, works in the Mary Frances Early College of Education's Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and advocates for local groups through community organizing.

Meet a #MFECOEgreatgrad: Shea Duckworth

May 6, 2020
Shea Duckworth is graduating with a bachelor's degree in exercise and sport science this spring. As a physical therapist, she can make a lasting impact on the lives of her patients.

Meet a #MFECOEgreatgrad: Christina Smith

May 5, 2020
After graduating with a bachelor's degree in early childhood education from the Mary Frances Early College of Education, Christina Smith will serve as a first-grade teacher at Whit Davis Elementary School in Athens-Clarke County.

Meet a #MFECOEgreatgrad: Marcus Jones

May 4, 2020
Marcus Jones will graduate with a bachelor's degree in communication sciences and disorders and pursue a career in medical speech therapy.

Meet a #MFECOEgreatgrad: Kayla Flanagan

May 2, 2020
Kayla Flanagan will graduate with her Ph.D. in science education this spring and continue her work as a program coordinator in the Mary Frances Early College of Education's Office of Information Technology.

Meet a #MFECOEgreatgrad: Ashley Kehoe

May 2, 2020
After graduating with a bachelor's degree in communication sciences and disorders, Ashley Kehoe plans to pursue a career in speech pathology.

Meet a #MFECOEgreatgrad: Caleb Thomas

April 30, 2020
After graduating with a bachelor's degree in social studies education, Caleb Thomas hopes to start his teaching career at either a middle school or high school in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Putting policies into practice

April 21, 2020
Future educator Mel Kutner turned their time in academia into a passion for philosophy and theoretical practice.

Finding a home at UGA and clicking with science education

March 18, 2020
This month's amazing student is Joyce Bui, who is studying to become a high school science educator to help her future students learn tough subjects.

Amazing Student: Phaidra Buchanan

February 17, 2020
Foundation Fellow and future educator Phaidra Buchanan has taken advantage of all the "out-of-this-world opportunities" UGA offers, from study abroad programs to research opportunities.