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ANNOUNCEMENTS Serve on the SOE International Committee Anyone interested in serving on the SOE International Committee is welcome to join for the 2016-17 school year. Please email Ye (Jane) He at y_he@uncg.edu for more information. Committee members include faculty, staff and students interested in SOE internationalization efforts.   Faculty and Staff Discounts at Bookstore In […]

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ERM students Yanyan Fu and Tyler Strachan entered a competition sponsored by the National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME) and the journal Educational Measurement: Issues and Practice. The graphic/data visualization competition is hosted every year in an effort to encourage innovation in data visualization techniques. Their graph, “Conditional Means of Two-Dimensional Latent Abilities Given […]

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Robyn Thomas Pitts, a current Ph.D. student in the Department of Educational Research Methodology, recently completed the University of North Carolina at Greensboro’s Silver Leadership Challenge. The challenge gives participating students chances to practice their leadership skills and refine their techniques and abilities. Participants begin to develop a portfolio of their leadership skills by working […]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS Faculty and Staff Discounts at Bookstore In the past, UNCG staff and faculty have received discount cards that were good for a 10% discount on most merchandise at Barnes & Noble superstores. Unfortunately, Barnes & Noble has discontinued this program. In lieu of that program and to show our appreciation to the faculty and […]

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The LIS department’s graduation ceremony will be on Friday May 6 from 2:30 – 4:30 in SOE 120.  All are invited to attend (please RSVP here).  The speaker will be Susan Brown, director of the Chapel Hill Public Library.  Her bio is below. Susan Brown took her first library job to earn beer money while in […]

On Saturday, April 9th the UNCG Department of Library and Information Studies hosted a “Career Day” so students could receive interview and career advice from a panel of library professionals. These professionals included recent UNCG graduates as well as notable librarians with many years of experience in their field. The panelists were: Craig Fansler, Preservation […]

This time of year we hear from students who have secured new professional positions. Recently, Sarah Long Loor reported that she will be moving to Washington to start a job at the American Immigration Lawyers Association. Sarah came to the program with a JD and she chose to do a practicum at Elon Law School […]

ANNOUNCEMENTS Commencement Information Registration Registration is now open for the 2016 SOE Commencement ceremony on May 6 at 6 p.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum. Graduating undergraduates and graduate students may register here. Faculty may register here. All registrations are due by Friday, April 15. Commencement Website For all SOE Commencement details, please visit soe.uncg.edu/academics/commencement/   […]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS Nominations for SOE Teaching Excellence Award Now Open It is time to identify our SOE 2015-2016 Faculty Teaching Excellence Award recipient. Follow this link for the nomination form. Nominations can be made by faculty, staff, and students. Nominations are due by Monday April 11th.   Commencement Information Registration Registration is now open for the 2016 […]

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