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News articles categorized as: Service and Community

Three College of Education alumni named to 2019 UGA 40 Under 40 Class

July 12, 2019
Colin Muething (BSEd ’07, MEd ’09), Cindy Quinlan (BBA ’02, MEd ’03, EdS ’09) and JaNaè Taylor (MEd ’03, PhD ’07) exemplify leadership in their industries and communities and uphold the Pillars of the Arch.

An 'encouraging' award: Doctoral student receives Lee Roy B. Giles honor

June 12, 2019
Marques Dexter, a doctoral student in the College's department of kinesiology, is this year's graduate student recipient of the Lee Roy B. Giles Encouragement Award.

Living, and giving, with purpose: Alumna's teaching career turns to technology

June 4, 2019
Jamie Rife (MED '08) connects unmet student needs with community members who want to help.

Assistant professor named 2019-2020 Public Service and Outreach Faculty Fellow

May 22, 2019
As a 2019-2020 Public Service and Outreach Faculty Fellow, assistant professor Darris Means will study the tools, skills and resources that rural high school students need to prepare for college.

Students derive words—and entire presentations—from pictures

May 17, 2019
Elementary book club finds inspiration from Georgia Children's Book Award-nominated books.

Media mention: Welsh's research sheds light on disparities in school discipline

May 17, 2019
It's a complex issue, said Richard Welsh, who recently presented his research to the Clarke County Board of Education.

Two assistant professors selected as 2019-2020 Service-Learning Fellows

May 16, 2019
The University of Georgia's Office of Service-Learning recently selected Collette Chapman-Hilliard and Jill Stefaniak to participate in the 2019-2020 Service-Learning Fellows program.

Drive to succeed led veteran to his new teaching degree

May 8, 2019
Perry West, a decorated war veteran of the U.S. Army, has traveled the world and influenced thousands of soldiers, but his latest achievement is graduating from the College of Education.

Bullying prevention contest expands to elementary art

April 18, 2019
This fall the contest expanded to include elementary students' artwork that illustrated the concept of bullying prevention.

Fifth-graders among presenters at NAPDS conference

April 18, 2019
The year's conference location made it possible for both Clarke County School District and UGA College of Education representatives involved in the Professional Development School District partnership to attend and present.