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Feb 26, 2020
Community Counseling, Education, and Research Center (CCERC) Takes a Holistic Approach to Community Engagement
Graduate students from the NC State College of Education's counselor education program provide mental health services to the Wake County community through the Community Counseling, Education, and Research Center (CCERC)....
Feb 26, 2020
EdNC: Behind One Leandro Proposal: Making More Children with Special Needs Eligible for Early Services
Sharon Loza, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, Policy and Human Development with a program area of study in educational evaluation and policy analysis, was interviewed by EdNC...
Feb 24, 2020
Doctoral Student Chelsea Smith ‘22PHD Selected to Participate in Asa G. Hilliard III and Barbara A. Sizemore Research Course on African Americans and Education
Chelsea Smith ‘22PHD, a doctoral student in the Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development program with an area of study in higher education, was selected to participate in the Asa...