School of Education

Save the Date – SOE Global Fall 2018 International Social

Everyone mark your calendars for the Fall 2018 International Social, hosted by SOE Global on August 22, 2018. This event offers UNCG faculty, staff, and students an opportunity to mingle with international students, scholars, and visitors on campus. Please help us spread the word and keep up-to-date with other SOE … Continued

UNCG and Moss Street Partnership School Welcome New Principal

Greensboro, N.C. (April 27, 2018) – UNC Greensboro announced today that it has hired long-time area educational leader Catina Chestnut as principal of the new Moss Street Partnership School in Reidsville, North Carolina. In her 20 years of serving as an educator, Chestnut has taught math and science on the … Continued

UNCG LIS Student Association Wins 2018 ALA Student Chapter of the Year Award

The School of Education congratulates UNCG’s Library and Information Studies Student Association as the winner of the 2018 ALA Student Chapter of the Year Award! The New Members Round Table (NRMT) of the American Library Association Student Chapter of the Year Award Committee (SCOTYA) was impressed with the chapter’s outreach … Continued

Book Drive Update: Help Us Collect 3,000 Books by April 27

A MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN OF THE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION, RANDY PENFIELD: The School of Education is taking the lead on a book drive in support of the tornado relief for the Guilford County elementary schools that experienced severe damage by the tornado. This is a fantastic way for us … Continued

Book Drive for Guildford County Schools: April 20-27

As you may be aware, Sunday’s tornado devastated three elementary schools in Guilford County. The structures of these schools were severely damaged and resources such as books left unusable. Students of these schools are being relocated to other schools where available classroom space exists. Approximately 50 classrooms will need to … Continued

Introducing Our 2018 SOE Commencement Speakers

On behalf of the SOE Commencement Speakers Committee, we are pleased to announce that Shameeka Wilson, B.S. in Professions in Deafness candidate, and Morgan Ritchie-Baum, MLIS in Library and Information Studies candidate, have been chosen to address the Class of 2018 graduates at the SOE Commencement ceremony on May 4, … Continued

Dr. Alwin Wagener (CED) receives new funding from the DreamScience Foundation

Congrats to Dr. Alwin Wagener (CED) for receiving new funding for the project “A New Lens on Dreams and Nightmares: Differences in Dreams and Nightmares in Relation to Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Insomnia among Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence,” from the DreamScience Foundation.  The objective of this study is to understand whether … Continued

SOE students represent at the 2018 Graduate Research and Creativity Expo

On Wednesday, April 11, 2018, the UNCG Graduate School in partnership with the Office of Research & Economic Development sponsored the 2018 Graduate Research and Creativity Expo. UNCG students registered 100 posters for the event, with more than 100 students participating due to some team projects, all vying for their … Continued

LIS Alum, Wanda Brown, elected president-elect of ALA

Please join us in congratulating Wanda Brown, UNCG LIS alum and Director of Library Services at the C.G. O’Kelly Library, Winston-Salem State University, for winning the 2019-2020 ALA Presidency. We are so proud of you! Read more about her ALA win here: