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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.