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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.

Eggy benefits

May 9, 2018
UGA researchers to determine if egg consumption can improve bone strength and cognitive function in children.

Faculty member's work launched powerful partnership to prepare teachers

May 2, 2018
After 11 years, Dr. Janna Dresden will step down as Director of the College of Education’s Office of School Engagement in July.

Addressing sustainability across Colleges

May 2, 2018
Meagan Bens, a master’s student in the College of Education, and Nick Slagel, a doctoral student in the College of Family and Consumer Sciences, share their experiences interning with the Athens Farmers Market.

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.

Doctoral student merges art and literacy with GMOA exhibition

April 30, 2018
While studying in the College of Education, Rachel Sanders noticed a glaring paradox in the field of new literacy. In response, she presented her doctoral defense solely outside the written word with an exhibition at the Georgia Museum of Art.

Counseling psychology students learn next step on 'match day'

April 30, 2018
The annual event, similar to one celebrated by pre-med students at UGA, places students in the UGA College of Education's counseling psychology program into psychology-based environments.

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.