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.
2 Programs in Leadership Development Honored with Top 5 LEAD Awards
The college’s doctoral program in leadership ranked No. 2 among programs focused on leadership and organizational development, while its master’s program in training and development ranked No. 5 in HR.com’s LEAD Awards.
Danks Selected for Notre Dame Leadership Summit
Amanda Danks, a doctoral student in the educational evaluation and policy analysis at the NC State College of Education, has been selected as a fellow in the University of Notre Dame’s 2018-19 Reform Leaders Summit.
Alumna Wins NCSTA Best Student Teacher in Science Education Award
The North Carolina Science Teachers Association recognizes Jana LaBrose ’17 for excellence in science education.
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.
College of Education Wins Chancellor’s Creating Community Award
The College of Education receives NC State's top award that recognizes contributions in the areas of equity, diversity and inclusion.
Doctoral Student Selected for Notre Dame’s Reform Leaders Summit
Troy K. Weaver, a doctoral student in educational administration and supervision, will participate in a prestigious fellowship program that prepares a new generation of school leaders.