Counseling Educational Leadership & Research

Buning profiled by Greenville News

AUGUSTA, GA. – Dr. Megan Buning, Professor of Education at Georgia Regents University in the College of Education, left Riverside High School 17 years ago after pitching the Warriors to three Class AAA softball state championships and earning state player of the year three times. The Greenville News profiled her July …

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Two GRU masters programs receive new national accreditation

AUGUSTA, GA – The Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP), a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, has granted accreditation to the M.Ed. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and the M.Ed. in School Counseling programs in the Georgia Regents University …

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Paulette Harris receives Outstanding Faculty Award

AUGUSTA, GA. – Georgia Regents University recognized distinguished faculty on March 19 at the GRU University Senate Faculty Recognition Ceremony. Dr. Paulette Harris, Cree-Walker Professor of Education in the Department of Educational Leadership, Counseling, and Special Education, received the Outstanding Faculty Award for the College of Education. As the Cree Walker …

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College faculty share research findings, publish articles

AUGUSTA, GA. – Dr. Graeme Connolly had his presentation, “The Coaching Approach of a Successful High School Softball Coach,” accepted for the 2015 Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America Southern District Convention to be held Feb. 18-21 in Atlanta. The presentation is part of a larger research study called The …

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Department collects for food bank

Above: Dr. Richard Deaner, Professor of Counselor Education, and Christopher Baxter, Administrative Assistant and graduate student, show off the department’s growing donation collection. AUGUSTA, GA. – The Department of Counselor Education, Leadership & Research at Georgia Regents University has collected dozens of cans, boxes and bags of food for Golden …

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GRU professor fights violence, human trafficking

AUGUSTA, GA – Estimates say that up to two million people across the globe are forced into human trafficking rings each year. The majority of these are young women. In Belize, a small country of only 350,000 people on the Caribbean coast of Central America, the threat of human trafficking …

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Faculty research focus of new College of Education colloquium

AUGUSTA, GA. – The first College of Education Research Colloquium will meet Oct. 2. Faculty from the departments of Counselor Education, Leadership & Research, Kinesiology & Health Science and Teacher Education will present their ongoing and completed research at 2 p.m. in University Hall, Room 356. All GRU faculty and …

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Hundreds attend September Literacy Summit

AUGUSTA, GA – More than 250 educators and community members turned out for the GRU Literacy Center’s September Literacy Summit on Sept. 12-13, which focused on the impact of autism and ADHD on literacy skills. “There are so many unanswered questions about autism,” said Dr. Paulette Harris, Cree-Walker Professor of …

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