Ashley Lawson Wins NCCTM Outstanding Mathematics Education Student Award
The undergraduate student is recognized for her excellence in mathematics education by the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
Clark Receives Distinguished Service Award from ASEE’s Engineering Design Graphics Division
The professor of technology, design and engineering education is recognized for his outstanding and distinguished career as an educator and scholar.
Spires Named Honorary Principal of China’s Suzhou North America High School
Now in it second year, Suzhou North America High School has about 600 students and 73 teachers from around the world. Professor Hiller Spires helped start the school.
Braska Williams ’89 Wins Insight Into Diversity Magazine’s 2017 Inspiring Leaders in STEM Award
A national magazine recognizes the director of NC-MSEN Pre-College Program for his lifework of encouraging students of color to pursue college and STEM careers.
Alumna Wins Fulbright Award, Headed to Netherlands for Research Study Inspired by Students
Adrienne Berg ’15 MED will use her Fulbright Distinguished Award in Teaching to research the Dutch approach to sex education in schools.
JCPS: EdD Candidate Bennett Jones Named Johnston County’s Principal of the Year
Johnston County Public Schools has named Bennett Jones, a doctoral student with the College of Education's Northeast Leadership Academy, its 2016-17 Principal of the Year. Jones is the principal of Clayton High School.
Lesley Wirt Wins 2017 University Award for Excellence
Lesley Wirt, associate director of the Northeast Leadership Academy, was one of 12 NC State staff members to receive a 2017 University Award for Excellence for her exemplary contributions to the university and community.
Karen Keene Receives 1-Year Appointment to NSF as Program Officer
As a program officer with the National Science Foundation, the associate professor of mathematics education will be involved in grant proposals related to improving STEM Teaching at the Undergraduate Level.
Friday Institute Names 7 Superintendents 2017 Friday Medalists
The Friday Institute will present the 2017 Friday Medals to seven superintendents of rural school districts in North Carolina who have improved student learning and implemented digital-age approaches to teaching and learning.
Randy Parker ’11 EDD Receives Higher Education Distinguished Alumni Award
The award recognizes the Guilford Technical Community College president's outstanding contributions to higher education and his impact on North Carolina.