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COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION FRIDAY, MAY 8 at 6 PM, GREENSBORO COLISEUM SPECIAL EVENTS CENTER Please refer to the SOE’s 2015 Commencement information guide here for important details about the ceremony.       UPCOMING EVENTS Spring 2015 Edition of Educate Magazine now available Read it here or on the SOE home page.   Kiser & Grimsley Student Deaf-Friendly […]

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UPCOMING EVENTS “Project Runway” star Justin LeBlanc Presentation and Q&A Friday, April 24 Save the Date!  On April 24, 2015, Justin LeBlanc, will be coming to UNCG to share his experiences as a fashion designer, as one of the finalists on the TV show “Project Runway” and of his growing up years being a deaf person. LeBlanc is a native […]

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We all know that Library and Information Studies students work hard for their degree, often by conducting research. Several LIS students had the opportunity to share their research at the Graduate Research and Creativity Expo and to be recognized at the School of Education’s Student and Faculty Research Awards Ceremony, both held last week. Read […]

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WHAT’S NEW 2015 Heritage Language Academy Congratulations to all parents and students who completed the 2015 Heritage Language Academy (HLA) program. The HLA program was developed as a university-school collaboration between the TESOL program at UNCG and Asheboro City Schools (ACS) in 2008. It aims at developing students’ bilingual skills. Parents are invited to participate […]

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ERM alumnus Dr. Zhan Shu received the UNCG School of Education’s Early Career Award at a recent awards ceremony held on UNCG campus. Dr. Shu received his Ph.D. from ERM in 2010, specializing in educational measurement and psychometrics. Since graduating from ERM, Dr. Shu has become a nationally recognized expert in testing and measurement, currently […]

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The UNCG School of Education is pleased to announce our 2014-15 Alumni Award winners in the following categories: Early Career Award Recognizing achievement in an alumni’s profession 8 years since their recent UNCG degree. Zhan Shu, Ph.D.   Distinguished Career Award Recognizing exemplary service to one’s profession. Patty Fagin, Ph.D   Outstanding Achievement Award Recognizing […]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS/EVENTS UNCG SOE Alumni Awards – Friday, April 10 Come congratulate the four 2014-15 SOE Alumni Awards winners at 3 p.m. on April 10 in the TRC! Refreshments and drinks will be provided. Early Career Award: Zhan Shu, Ph.D ‘10 Distinguished Career Award: Patty Fagin, Ph.D. ‘01 Distinguished Service Award: Pat Whitley Sickles, BA ‘65 […]

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Jonathan Rollins, a Ph.D. Student in ERM, has been appointed the 2015 Graduate Student Columnist for the NCME Newsletter. In this role, Jonathan will be sharing keen insights into specific issues facing graduate students in measurement, and disseminating important information about the graduate student experience to the greater NCME community (no pressure, Jonathan). Jonathan’s first […]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS/EVENTS SOE Scholarships – Applications due Wednesday, April 1   Birth-Kindergarten Initial Licensure Program Grant Funding Opportunity– Applications due Wednesday, April 1 Funding is available through a grant from the U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs for qualified students in the BK:ILP who wish to gain specialized experience in early intervention and early childhood special education. […]

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