Honors and Awards

Apr 17, 2018

Zarifa Zakaria Earns Fellowship to Research STEM Mentorship Program for Girls

Zakaria, a doctoral student in educational psychology at the NC State College of Education, received the American Association of University Women Fellowship to study girls’ mindsets on STEM education in Bangladesh.

Apr 16, 2018

Associate Professor Margareta Thomson Receives 2018-2019 Fulbright Scholar Award

Margareta Thomson, an associate professor of educational psychology, has received the U.S. Core Fulbright Scholar Award. Her proposed Fulbright project “Fostering Academic Motivation and a STEM Growth Mindset in High Poverty Schools through Authentic Research Experiences” will take place in Romania.

Apr 12, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

NC State Education Student Ashley Lawson Named Truman Scholar

Ashley Lawson, a senior in mathematics education and mathematics, is NC State's 10th Truman Scholar. The prestigious Truman Scholarship invests in the potential of individuals committed to public service leadership.

Apr 12, 2018

Education Council Honors 18 Students with Spotlight Awards

The NC State College of Education recognized 18 students with awards for their leadership, achievements, and dedication to the field of education during its 7th Annual Spotlight Awards ceremony Thursday, April 12.

Apr 10, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Gaston Gayles Receives Zenobia Lawrence Hikes Woman of Color in the Academy Award

Joy Gaston Gayles, an associate professor of higher education, is the 2018 recipient of an award that recognizes a woman of color with a distinguished career in higher education.

Apr 10, 2018

DeCuir-Gunby to Receive NC State Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award

Jessica DeCuir-Gunby, professor of educational psychology in the NC State College of Education, will receive the 2018-19 Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award later this month. The honor recognizes faculty who excel in the classroom, laboratory and in the field.

Apr 3, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

Nassar Receives UNC-Greensboro’s Distinguished Scholar Award

Sylvia Nassar, a professor of counselor education in the NC State College of Education, has received the University of North Carolina at Greensboro’s Department of Counseling and Educational Development 2018 Distinguished Scholar Award in recognition of her dedication to excellence as a professional counselor.

Mar 26, 2018

Assistant Professor Teya Rutherford Selected for National Reviewer Award

Teya Rutherford, an assistant professor of educational psychology, has been selected to receive the American Educational Research Association's (AERA) Outstanding Reviewer Award.

Mar 22, 2018

3 NC State Education Students Place at Graduate Student Research Symposium

Three graduate students in the NC State College of Education were recognized as top presenters at the university’s 13th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium held Wednesday, March 21.

Mar 20, 2018  |  Honors and Awards

NC State Education Jumps 9 Spots in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

The NC State College of Education is ranked No. 46 in the nation in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Graduate School Rankings. That is an improvement of nine spots from the previous year.