Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:32am

June 25th, 2014, 02:06

Kiracofe featured on NIU College of Education website

Christine Rienstra Kiracofe (MA ’00, EdD ’04) an associate professor at Northern Illinois University in the School of Law and College of Education, was recently featured on the NIU College of Education’s website.

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June 23rd, 2014, 11:06

Liberman may represent Astros as Teacher of Year at All-Star Game

Retiring Day School teacher Carol Liberman (BSED ’67)UGA has been selected as a finalist to represent the Houston Astros as the Teacher of the Year at the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game at Target Field in Minnesota next month, reported the Jewish Herald Voice.

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June 17th, 2014, 11:06

Gwinnett School Chief: Leadership, collective responsibility keys to student success

Gwinnett County School Superintendent J. Alvin Wilbanks (BSED, ‘64 MED ’68) writes an essay in the June 16 Atlanta Journal Constitution about the importance of leadership and collective responsibility in raising student achievement.

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June 10th, 2014, 02:06

Madison Brett to compete in 2014 Miss Georgia Pageant

Madison Brett (BSEd ’14), who received her bachelor’s in early childhood education in May, will compete in the 2014 Miss Georgia Pageant in Columbus June 18-21. Brett won the title of Miss Conyers in February, reported a June 9 story in the Swainsboro News.

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June 9th, 2014, 03:06

Kamphaus named dean of University of Oregon College of Education

Randy Kamphaus (PhD ’83), Distinguished Research Professor in the department of counseling and psychological services at Georgia State University, has been named dean of the University of Oregon College of Education, it was announced June 6.

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June 3rd, 2014, 12:06

Cindy Bazzell wins top marketing education honor

Cindy Bazell (BBA ’02, MEd ’08, EDS ’09), who teaches business education courses at Brookwood High School in Gwinnett County, was recently named top teacher in her field by the Georgia Marketing Education Association.

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May 19th, 2014, 09:05

AJC profiles COE alumnus running for state school chief

The Atlanta Journal Constitution profiles Rome native and Triple Dawg Mike Buck as he runs for state school superintendent. Beck earned bachelor, master’s and Ph.D degrees in education from the University of Georgia.

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May 15th, 2014, 10:05

COE speakers share big ideas at TEDxUGA

A College of Education faculty member, staff member, student and an alumna—Bettina Love, Elizabeth Brantley, Megan Pendleton and Lora Smothers—were among 17 people and groups who shared ideas and performances at the University of Georgia’s second annual “TEDxUGA” event.

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May 9th, 2014, 04:05

Maddox one of three receiving UGA’s Bates Medal of Excellence

Candace Maddox, a program coordinator in the College of Education, was one of three people to receive the Leslie K. Bates Medal of Excellence during the multicultural services and programs Senior Leader Reception on May 9 at the Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries.

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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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