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News articles categorized as: Service and Community

Turning observation into action

July 16, 2018
Fifteen educators and community members work to commemorate the victims of racial terror lynchings in Athens-Clarke County.

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.

Georgia's poet laureate among performers for 'A Seat in the Shade'

July 9, 2018
The July poetry series features weekly readings from notable authors.

Camp DIVE's 3rd year lets kids and teachers get creative

July 5, 2018
More than 80 Clarke County students spent a month steeped in literacy, along with lessons that wove in math, social studies and community involvement.

Book inspires students to do more than just read about social issues

June 29, 2018
Food drive at Clarke Middle School focuses on protein-packed nonperishables.

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.

An added bonus: Communication sciences and disorders students get hands-on experience

May 25, 2018
Working with selection of 'augmentative communication' devices gives students real-world experience using this new technology before graduation.

Associate dean and diversity office honored with Founder's Award

May 14, 2018
Anneliese Singh was honored with UGA's Lavender Graduation Founder's Award for her contributions to the LGBTQ community and her leadership of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.