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Press Releases

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 25th, 2014, 05:02

Bierema, Merriam win AHRD book of the year award

College of Education faculty members Laura Bierema and Sharan Merriam have received the R. Wayne Pace Human Resource Development Book of the Year Award for Adult Learning: Linking Theory and Practice.

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February 21st, 2014, 10:02

Sandmann receives international award for research in community engagement

Lorilee R. Sandmann, a professor in the University of Georgia College of Education, has received the 2013 Distinguished Research Award from the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement.

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February 20th, 2014, 10:02

Clarke County ninth-graders to participate in UGA biosciences field trip

Nearly 700 ninth-grade biology students in the Clarke County School District will visit the University of Georgia campus on Feb. 24 and March 3 for a field trip that will introduce them to biological programs through hands-on research demonstrations with faculty and students in laboratories across campus.

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February 7th, 2014, 11:02

Speech and Hearing Clinic celebrates 60th anniversary on Feb. 28

Can you hear me now? That’s what faculty/staff clinicians and graduate students in the University of Georgia’s Speech and Hearing Clinic may be asking visitors as they kick off its 60th anniversary celebration on Friday, Feb. 28.

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February 6th, 2014, 12:02

Sport concussions expert Kevin Guskiewicz to give Ramsey Lecture Feb. 12

Kevin Guskiewicz, the University of North Carolina researcher who discovered a correlation between the number of concussions a football player suffered and the appearance of dementia, depression and other brain dysfunction later in life, will deliver the 2014 Ramsey Lecture on Wednesday, February 12 at the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education.

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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 31st, 2014, 03:01

COE teacher workshops on reaching students from poor families to be held in Macon Feb. 26-27

Stephanie Jones, an award-winning researcher and professor from the College of Education, will offer two workshops for Macon-area educators—one on effective teaching methods to reach students from poor and working-class families and the other on high-quality reading instruction for all children—on Feb. 26-27 at the Macon Centreplex.

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January 31st, 2014, 11:01

Spears elected VP of Georgia Psychological Association

College of Education faculty member Gayle Spears has been elected to serve as vice president for the Georgia Psychological Association (GPA).

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January 31st, 2014, 10:01

Top researchers to speak at COE Faculty Research Conference Feb. 14

Two top researchers in education—Elizabeth B. Moje and Patrick H. Tolan—will be the keynote speakers at the College of Education’s 2014 Faculty Research Conference on Friday, February 14 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education.

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