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April 10th, 2014, 11:04

Two alumni among 10 finalists for Georgia Teacher of the Year

Two College of Education alumni — Nick Crowder and Hyunjin Son — were among the 10 finalists for the 2015 Georgia Teacher of the Year, State School Superintendent John Barge (EdD ’04) announced in a press release on April 7.

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March 20th, 2014, 01:03

Clarke Teacher of Year: ‘Those who can do everything, teach’

Clarke County Teacher of the Year and COE alumnus Aaron Jongko (BSED ’08, MED ’09) paid tribute to nearly two dozen other top Clarke County teachers in the room during a speech at a Rotary Club of Athens meeting Wednesday, a story in the March 20 Athens Banner-Herald reported.

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March 11th, 2014, 11:03

Prasuhn publishes article in American Journal of Distance Education

Fred Prasuhn (Ph.D. ’11), an instructional designer for Western Governors University, recently published an article in the American Journal of Distance Education.

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March 3rd, 2014, 04:03

Frazier named Savannah Teacher of Year, recognized by state for innovative teaching

College of Education graduate and first-grade teacher Bynikini M. Frazier has been named the 2015 Savannah-Chatham County Public School System Teacher of the Year and is one of seven winners in the state’s Innovation Teaching Competition.

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February 3rd, 2014, 08:02

COE alumni own two of top 10 businesses in Bulldog 100

College of Education alumni own or operate two of the top 10 fastest-growing businesses, according to  the University of Georgia Alumni Association’s fifth annual  Bulldog 100 ranking. Overall, COE graduates own or operate nine of the 100 companies ranked. The alumni association honored the 100 fastest-growing companies owned or operated by UGA alumni in the [...]

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January 23rd, 2014, 10:01

Clark elected to prestigious Cosmos Club for work in science education

Julia V. Clark (MEd ’67), program director of the National Science Foundation’s division of Research on Learning, has been elected to the prestigious Cosmos Club in the nation’s capital for her accomplishments in science education.

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January 17th, 2014, 11:01

Parks and Rec chief Melvin Cooper working his dream job

Parks and Rec chief Melvin Cooper (BSED ’81) is working his dream job report’s a feature story in the December 13 issue of the The Gainesville Times.

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January 15th, 2014, 11:01

McKinley named Thomaston-Upson Schools’ 2013 Teacher of Year

Pam McKinley (BSEd ’80) was recently named the Thomaston-Upson School System Teacher of the Year, reported a story in the Thomaston Times.

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January 14th, 2014, 04:01

Bordainick guiding the opening of Dinner Lab in Atlanta

A Q&A with Brian Bordainick (BSED, AB ’07) is featured in the January 13 issue of Atlanta Magazine. Boardainick is guiding the opening of Dinner Lab, a new members-only restaurant in Atlanta.

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January 7th, 2014, 12:01

Honoring a leader who reshaped high school: Gene Bottoms

Alumnus Gene Bottoms (BSED ’60, EDD ’65), of Tucker, was featured in the “Get Schooled” blog of the January 3 Atlanta Journal Constitution.

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