June 22, 2010 | Honors & Awards
Regents Prof Jeremy Kilpatrick first from UGA elected to National Academy of Education
University of Georgia Regents Professor of Mathematics Education Jeremy Kilpatrick is one of 10 newly elected members of the National Academy of Education.
June 18, 2010 | Honors & Awards
Georgia Science and Engineering Fair winners announced
More than 700 students from across the state recently competed for more than $48,000 in prizes and awards during the 62nd Georgia Science and Engineering Fair, sponsored by University of Georgia Office of Academic Special Programs.
June 16, 2010 | General News
Photography of UGA professor emeritus Sally Ross featured in Aderhold Hall
Photographs by Sally Hudson Ross, a professor emeritus of the University of Georgia College of Education's department of language and literacy education, are currently on exhibit in Room 232 of Aderhold Hall through Sept. 30.
June 16, 2010 | Events on Campus
UGA to host education workshop on poverty in schools July 27-28
A two-day workshop for Georgia K-8 teachers, administrators, counselors and teacher educators focusing on more effective teaching practices to reach children from poor and working-class families will be held at the University of Georgia July 27-28.
June 16, 2010 | Honors & Awards
Thompson named new Georgia Teacher Quality Higher Ed Program director
University of Georgia faculty member Katherine F. Thompson has been named director of Georgia's Teacher Quality Higher Education Program, effective July 1.
June 16, 2010 | General News
Forty Athens area high school students attend STEM Academy at UGA
For the past two weeks, about 40 Athens area high school students have been learning about advanced mathematics and science, and possible careers in those fields, during the second annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Summer Academy at the University of Georgia in the College of Education.
June 10, 2010 | General News
UGA education prof, alumni work with schools for Tibetan refugees in India
A University of Georgia gifted education professor has joined two UGA alumni and faculty from several other U.S. universities to improve the teaching practices and evaluation system in schools for Tibetan refugee children in India.
June 10, 2010 | Honors & Awards
UGA comparative literature prof receives translation grant
Akinloye Ojo, an assistant professor of comparative literature in the University of Georgia Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, has been named winner of a grant from the PEN Translation Fund, one of only 11 funded out of 139 applicants.
June 7, 2010 | General News
UGA prof to participate in national project on education, racial justice
A University of Georgia education professor has been invited to participate in the Ford Foundation's Secondary Education and Racial Justice Collaborative, a national project focused on advancing racial justice and moving a progressive secondary education agenda forward.
June 4, 2010 | General News
Media Advisory: UGA Experts Available to discuss Gulf Oil Spill
Several scientists at the University of Georgia are at the forefront of the response to the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The experts below are available to the news media for comment on the following topics:
June 4, 2010 | Honors & Awards
UGA undergraduates awarded 2010 CURO summer research fellowships
Twenty-five University of Georgia undergraduates have been selected to participate in inquiry-based research projects this summer through the Honors Program's Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities.
June 3, 2010 | Honors & Awards
UGA’s Honors Internship Program selects summer 2010 participants
Thirteen University of Georgia undergraduates enrolled in the Honors Program have been selected to participate in the Honors Internship Program during summer 2010.
May 28, 2010 | General News
UGA education prof co-authors book on enhancing science learning for all students
Comprehensive, state-of-the-field analysis of theories and strategies for improving the teaching and learning of science in increasingly diverse classrooms is provided in a book recently co-authored by a University of Georgia education professor.
May 27, 2010 | Honors & Awards
UGA Honors students awarded 2010 NSEP David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships
Two University of Georgia Honors students have been selected to receive 2010-11 National Security Education Program David L. Boren Undergraduate Scholarships for language study abroad.
May 27, 2010 | General News
UGA education profs, alumna co-author book on how principals create high-performing schools
A book written by two University of Georgia education professors and a doctoral graduate focuses on how principals develop the leadership qualities and school contexts that support school-wide achievement.