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Mar 12, 2019
Information Session: Community College Leadership Ed.D. – Charlotte Cohort
Join one of our virtual information sessions to learn more about the Doctorate of Education degree program designed for working professionals who are interested in community college leadership. Sessions will...
Jan 22, 2019
Graduate Student Kevin Singer Receives NASPA Research Award
Kevin Singer, a doctoral student in the NC State College of Education, has received the 2019 Spirituality and Religion in Higher Education Research Award from the National Association of Student...
Jan 18, 2019
Associate Teaching Professor Angie Smith Receives NBCC Approved Clinical Supervisor Training Award
The Approved Clinical Supervisor Training Award from the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc. (NBCC) Foundation provides recipients with funding to attain their approved clinical supervisor credential.