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Alumna is on the frontline of fight against COVID-19

March 30, 2020
Lauren English, an alumna of the department of communication sciences and special education and former UGA swim co-captain, understands firsthand the crises hospitals are facing due to COVID-19.

College students prepare to educate the future

March 27, 2020
Students are dedicating research and thought into educating and interacting with diverse populations of students, faculty, and staff in the public-school system.

From the experts: How to cope with anxiety

March 25, 2020
We asked some of our faculty and graduate students in the UGA Mary Frances Early College of Education to share their tips for coping with anxiety during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tips for working from home with kids

March 24, 2020
Two University of Georgia family and education experts/faculty have a few recommendations to keep your kids engaged and hopefully provide opportunities to get work done.

Associate dean and professor emeritus co-edit new book on social psychology and counseling

March 23, 2020
"Social Psychology and Counseling: Issues and Application" provides innovative approaches to the social psychological underpinnings of professional mental health services.

Why people are panic buying and what can help

March 23, 2020
Alan E. Stewart, a weather and climate psychology professor in the department of counseling and human development services, shares his thoughts on the pandemic and accompanying behavior.

Finding a home at UGA and clicking with science education

March 18, 2020
This month’s amazing student is Joyce Bui, who is studying to become a high school science educator to help her future students learn tough subjects.

Fisher accepted into Center for Underrepresented Research in Addiction program

March 17, 2020
Sycarah Fisher, an assistant professor in the department of educational psychology, was selected for admission into the 2020 class of the Center for Underrepresented Research in Addiction program.

Associate professor appointed to international books award committee

March 16, 2020
Jennifer Graff was recently appointed to serve on the U.S. Board on Books for Young People's Outstanding International Books Award Committee.

UGA professor emeritus co-authors new book on democratizing education

March 11, 2020
A new book co-authored by Carl Glickman provides a set of practical guidelines for educational leaders striving to renew their schools.

Bierema and associate professor Monica Fedeli are a dynamic research duo

March 9, 2020
From Italy to America, Laura Bierema and Monica Fedeli use the Fulbright Award to conduct research in the field of higher education teaching and organizational development.

Study: Social studies teachers' political ideologies linked to how they view news source credibility

March 5, 2020
According to a new study published in the "Educational Researcher," two associate professors in the UGA Mary Frances Early College of Education found that teachers’ ideological bias may be moderated by how they define media credibility.

Singh receives Association of Specialists in Group Work Fellows Award

February 28, 2020
Anneliese Singh received the Association of Specialists in Group Work Fellows Award earlier this month for her scholarship, teaching and advocacy in the field of group work.

UGA College of Education named for Mary Frances Early

February 26, 2020
The University of Georgia held a ceremony Tuesday to celebrate the naming of the College of Education in honor of Mary Frances Early, UGA’s first African American graduate and a pioneering music educator.

Amazing Student: Phaidra Buchanan

February 17, 2020
Foundation Fellow and future educator Phaidra Buchanan has taken advantage of all the “out-of-this-world opportunities” UGA offers, from study abroad programs to research opportunities.

Forging a way to help athletes across the country

February 17, 2020
Nicholas Yanek plans on pursuing a medical career as an orthopedic surgeon to help athletes like himself across the country.

Assistant professor receives qualitative research award from AERA

February 13, 2020
Maureen Flint will receive the Qualitative Research SIG’s Dissertation Award from the American Educational Research Association for contributing research that seeks to reduce inequality and injustice in schools and society.

Assistant professor quoted on Trae Young’s All-Star nod

February 10, 2020
Young's participation in the All-Star Game provides exposure for the Hawks and an opportunity for ownership to improve the team’s quality, said assistant professor Steven Salaga.

Dillard receives 2019 Taylor & Francis Award for Lifetime Achievement

January 31, 2020
Cynthia Dillard, the Mary Frances Early Professor of Teacher Education in the department of educational theory and practice, was recognized for her lifetime achievements at the 51st annual American Educational Studies Association.

Leadership award named in doctoral student’s honor

January 29, 2020
The Georgia First Generation Foundation recently named their leadership award in honor of Bobby Gueh, a Ph.D. candidate in the department of counseling and human development services.