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Jenny Penney Oliver named 2004 distinguished alumna

Jenny Penney Oliver, director of academic initiatives in the College of Education has been named 2004 distinguished alumna at North Carolina State University’s College of Education.

Oliver, co-director of the Partnership for Community Learning Centers Initiative, a collaborative effort between UGA, the Clarke County schools and the Athens-Clarke County community to raise student achievement, holds an M.Ed. in education and a B.A. in psychology from North Carolina State University. She received her Ph.D. in counselor education and educational psychology from Kansas State University.