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News articles categorized as: Students and Faculty

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.

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.

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.

Amazing Student: Janelle Hampton

January 24, 2020
Early childhood education major Janelle Hampton is passionate about her career choice as a teacher. “I want to help make an impact in the education system, and I believe that starts right in the classroom.”

Russian Flagship Program cultural event series explores traditions and histories

December 10, 2019
The inaugural series aims to introduce students to diverse communities where Russian is spoken widely in business, government, education and other cultural contexts.

Assistant professor quoted on sports betting in Georgia

December 6, 2019
Steven Salaga, an assistant professor in the department of kinesiology, was recently quoted in the Atlanta Business Chronicle about the relationship between local viewership and online betting.

Associate professor featured in U.S. Department of Education newsletter

December 6, 2019
Last summer, John Mativo, an associate professor in the department of career and information studies, embarked on a trip to Tanzania, which included workshops with educators on robotics education.

Reshaping the narrative: An opportunity for justice

November 27, 2019
Assistant professor Sakeena Everett receives the Alan C. Purves Award from the National Council of Teachers of English for her research on the literacy development of high-achieving black male students.