Events

College of Education will host exhibit promoting peace

AUGUSTA, GA – The Augusta University College of Education will host a free, two-day exhibit called “Building a Culture of Peace for the Children of the World” in the JSAC Breezeway on the Summerville campus Nov. 30 to Dec. 1. Illustrating the importance of building a culture of peace at …

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CSI organizes drive to benefit local food bank

AUGUSTA, GA. – One in five Georgians are food insecure, according to the Georgia Food Bank Association – meaning that they don’t always know where they will find their next meal. To combat that, the Augusta University chapter of Chi Sigma Iota has organize a canned food drive for the …

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2016 ISL Conference Seeks Proposals

AUGUSTA, GA. – The GRU College of Education (soon to be Augusta University) is accepting proposals for the 2016 Impacting Student Learning Conference though Nov. 2. Click here to view the proposal application. The ISL Conference will be Saturday, March 5 at the GRU Summerville campus in University Hall, and …

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Register now for the Dec. 1 RTI Workshop

AUGUSTA, GA – The GRU College of Education will offer its popular Response-to-Intervention Workshop on Dec. 1, with presentations from local and state educators. This fifth workshop in the series is particularly focused on English language learners, but will also include transferable training for any general or inclusive classroom. Dr. Nai-Cheng Kuo, Professor of Education at …

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KDE to host employment Q&A for education students

AUGUSTA, GA. – Kappa Delta Epsilon, the GRU College of Education education honor society, will host a panel discussion at 6 p.m. on Oct 7 with area school administrators present to answer students’ questions about job hunting in education. “Knowing what principals want in a new teacher – especially for …

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Alumni Barbecue will feature food, fun and fireworks

Open to the public, the annual GRU Alumni Barbecue and Celebration will be Friday, Oct. 9, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the D. Douglas Barnard, Jr., Amphitheatre on the Summerville campus. This year’s event, which is the culmination of the IGRU campaign, features food by local favorite, Sconyers Bar-B-Que, live music, …

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Literacy Center launches play season with ‘Stone Soup’

When her people cannot work together, one cunning queen finds a way to teach them how. The Augusta University Literacy Center will present “Stone Soup,” the classic fable about sharing and cooperation, on Sept. 23 at the Maxwell Performing Arts Theater. In the play, a benevolent ruler notices some of her …

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GRU Literacy Center to open two satellite centers

(Above: Dr. Paulette Harris [far right] and members of the Daughters of the American Revolution at the unveiling of the GRU Literacy Center’s little free library.) AUGUSTA, GA. – Just in time for the school year, the GRU Literacy Center announced that it will open two new locations to serve …

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Instructional Resource Center to offer summer workshops

AUGUSTA, GA. – The Georgia Regents University Instructional Resource Center will host workshops this summer to aid GRU faculty, staff and students – and the community – in teacher preparation, integrating technology into classroom instruction, improving presentations and implementing new resources. “The workshops break down the newest tools into easily …

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