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Recent NewsCollege of Education News
Feb 10, 2017
ELPHD Alumnus Receives AACP New Investigator Award
This article is reprinted with permission from UNC Pharmacy. CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina — Antonio Bush, who received his Ph.D. in educational research and policy analysis with a concentration in higher...
Jan 9, 2017
Dr. Anna Egalite Author of Education Next’s Top Article of 2016
Dr. Anna Egalite helps the College of Education improve student outcomes through her research on education policies and programs that close racial and economic achievement gaps. Egalite, an assistant professor...