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Dec 15, 2022

Doctoral Disertation: Matt Lengen

Matt Lengen: Binding Admission at Private Higher Education Institutions and Implications for Tuition Revenue and Discounting. Under the direction of Dr. Paul Umbach and Dr. Stephen Porter. Thursday, December 15,… 

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Nov 28, 2022

WhyIChoseEducation: ‘Education is an Avenue to Social and Economic Mobility,’ Says Elizabeth City State University Chancellor Karrie Dixon ’97, ’03EDD

Karrie Dixon '97, '03EDD was named chancellor of Elizabeth City State University in 2018. Since then, the university has turned around flagging enrollment numbers and become an economic driver in northeastern North Carolina. 

Joy Gaston Gayles

Nov 18, 2022

Diverse Issues in Higher Education: ASHE Conference Urges Humanization of Higher Education

Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor Joy Gaston Gayles opened the 47th annual conference for the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) in Las Vegas. 

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Nov 14, 2022

How Colleges Can Help Students Make Friends Who Have Different Religious, Spiritual Beliefs

Co-curricular opportunities can impact whether college students make friends with students from different faith traditions. 

2022 Catalyst Grant Winners

Nov 3, 2022

2022-2023 Catalyst Grant Winners Announced

The Friday Institute for Educational Innovation and the NC State College of Education have awarded three Catalyst Grants that are designed to increase research collaborations between faculty and staff at both entities and seed collaborative, high-impact research that will lead to further inquiry and support. 

Nov 2, 2022

Doctoral Dissertation: Nicole Guistwite

Nicole Guistwite. Heterogeneous Effects of High School College Counselors on College Access and Choice. Under the direction of Dr. Stephen Porter. Date: Tuesday, November 2, 2022 at 12:00 pm –… 

Nov 1, 2022

Doctoral Dissertation: ELIZABETH LOCKLEAR

Elizabeth Locklear: “Educating for Uncertainty: A Qualitative Study on Preparing Future-Ready Physicians through Master Adaptive Learning.” Under the direction of Dr. Jayne Fleener. November 1, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. Zoom… 

Oct 31, 2022

Associate Professor Anna Egalite Named a Visiting Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution

NC State College of Education Associate Professor Anna Egalite has been selected as a Visiting Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution. 

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Oct 31, 2022

Community College Leadership Doctoral Program at NC State Partners with Publication Academy to Integrate an Innovative Publishing Curriculum

The Community College and Career Education Program in the College of Education at NC State University has integrated a pioneering hybrid curriculum aimed at increasing the dissemination of research in a… 

Oct 27, 2022

#WhyIChoseEducation: ‘I Would Like All Students to Have Equal Opportunity to Succeed in Education,’ Says Somanita Kheang

While teaching English part time in Cambodia, Somanita Kheang began to wonder if she could be a more effective educator for her students, some of whom were adult learners. Now, as she conducts research on adult learning while earning her second doctoral degree at the NC State College of Education, she has become a researcher and is having an even greater impact on adult learners and the field of education than she ever expected.