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Press Releases

April 11th, 2014, 03:04

Smagorinsky receives national award for best publication in literacy research

College of Education professor Peter Smagorinsky has received another national award for his 2011 book on literacy research during the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association (AERA) in Philadelphia April 3-7.

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April 8th, 2014, 11:04

Jenkins to receive New Investigator Award from ACSM

Nathan Jenkins, an assistant professor of kinesiology in the University of Georgia College of Education, has been selected to receive a 2014 New Investigator Award from the American College of Sports Medicine.

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April 1st, 2014, 04:04

Watkins inducted into AHRD Scholar Hall of Fame

Karen E. Watkins, professor and associate head of the lifelong education, administration, and policy department in the University of Georgia College of Education, has been inducted into the Academy of Human Resource Development (AHRD) Scholar Hall of Fame.

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April 1st, 2014, 10:04

COE, Clarke School leaders visit University of Glasgow

A group that included College of Education Dean Craig Kennedy, Associate Dean for Academic Programs Laura Bierema and Director of the Office of School Engagment Janna Dresden visited the COE’s partners at the University of Glasgow (UofG) in Scotland in March 2014.

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March 26th, 2014, 05:03

COE partners with South Korean educational robotics company

With the demand for STEM education increasing in today’s workforce, the University of Georgia College of Education’s department of career and information studies has established a partnership with Roborobo Co., Ltd., one of the leading robotics education companies in South Korea.

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March 25th, 2014, 02:03

COE leadership program recognizes two Georgia school administrators

Two outstanding Georgia educational administrators—Wanda Creel and
Glenn Pethel—were recognized for their distinguished service to the field of supervision and leadership by the University of Georgia College of Education’s educational administration and policy program on March 21 at Rivers Crossing.

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March 25th, 2014, 02:03

Seven doctoral students in educational administration receive scholarships

Seven students in the University of Georgia College of Education’s doctoral program in educational administration and policy received scholarships at the program’s annual awards luncheon on March 21 at Rivers Crossing.

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Lucy Zhu

March 25th, 2014, 11:03

Speech & Hearing Clinic to offer summer programs for children, adults

Children and adults with speech or language concerns (including reading) can benefit by participating in one of four Intensive Communication Program sessions being offered this summer by the University of Georgia Speech and Hearing Clinic.

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March 20th, 2014, 01:03

Moje to speak at COE Faculty-Graduate Student Research Conference April 18

One of the leading scholars in literacy education Elizabeth B. Moje will speak at the University of Georgia College of Education’s 2014 Faculty/Graduate Student Research Conference on Friday, April 18 at the Georgia Center for Continuing Education.

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March 19th, 2014, 08:03

Grammy-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis to give 2014 Torrance Lecture April 6

National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master and three-time Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis will deliver the 2014 E. Paul Torrance Lecture at the Georgia Museum of Art at the University of Georgia on Sunday, April 6.

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