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Alum wins teaching grant

ABOVE: Augusta University alum Brooke Byrd (far right) celebrates graduation in May 2015 with (L-R) fellow graduate Ariel Lucas, former Dean of the College of Education Cindi Chance, and fellow graduate Hayley Goolsy. AUGUSTA, GA – First-year teacher and Augusta University College of Education alum Brooke Byrd (B.A., 2015) recently …

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Faculty will present at premier national research conference

(Above: AERA President Joyce E. King addresses the 2015 convention. Click to see more photos from AERA 2015)  AUGUSTA, GA. – Several faculty members from the Augusta University College of Education have been accepted as presenters for the American Educational Research Association’s (AERA) annual conference in Washington, D.C., in April 2016. …

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College of Education hosts exhibit on building peace

AUGUSTA, GA – The Augusta University College of Education hosted the opening reception for the exhibit “Building a Culture of Peace for the Children of the World.” The exhibit was hosted by the College of Education, the Augusta University Libraries, and the Augusta University Peace Studies Group; and provided by …

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Education students invited to join honor society

(Above: Students and faculty gather every year for the annual Phi Kappa Phi Student Research and Fine Arts Conference.) AUGUSTA, GA. – Fourteen GRU College of Education students have been invited to membership in Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective interdisciplinary honor society.  Katie Anderson (M.A.T.); Whitley …

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College hosts first education colloquium

AUGUSTA, GA – The Augusta University College of Education will host the first College of Education Colloquium on Nov. 20 in University Hall, featuring renowned educators and researchers Dr. William H. Schubert and Dr. Ming Fang He. They will present “Teaching & Curricular Challenges: Teaching and Inquiring Courageously and Creatively …

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Education students to attend workshop on school testing

AUGUSTA, GA. – It’s a typical scene on a college campus: Students gathering with notebooks and laptops for a lecture from their professor. But on Nov. 17, teacher education students will be listening to other teachers talk about testing – a topic so important that President Barak Obama just issued …

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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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