Awards and High-Impact Work

2017

Boles, Susie

  • Collaborations with multiple departments to build their departmental websites and online courses.
  • Serving as a technology coordinator for the Junior League of Greensboro on their Executive Committee and Board.

Boulden, Danielle

  • Working with Pitt County Schools’ Media and Technology Department to guide/mentor all district media specialists in action research.

Debnam-O’Dea

  • Provost’s Doctoral Fellowship
  • Honorable Mention for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • Research assistant for the nonprofit School-to-School International, examining the research underlying the Whole Child Model as well as the implementations of this model worldwide.
  • Invited guest speaker at Broughton High School in Raleigh to discuss educational systems abroad.

Filson, Nicolette

  • Graduate Research Symposium Winner in the Education category.

Gosek, Amanda

  • Winner of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Kessler, Sarah

  • Winner of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Johnson, Oriana

  • TELS 2017 Graduate Student Travel Support Grant, $1000

Jones, Jill S.

  • TELS Graduate Student Award 2016-2017

Long, Evan

  • This spring I have been facilitating professional development workshops in NH, MA, and NC with various school districts training teachers on how to create inquiry-based learning experiences in their classrooms.

McCoy, Whitney

  • Winner of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Moore, Rob

  • 2016 AECT Annual conference. Division of Distance Learning (DDL) Journal Award (3rd place, Application-based category), AECT.

This award recognizes an outstanding article published in the last three years that describes best practices in distance education or research on an important aspect of distance education.

Article is: Moore, R.L. (2014). Importance of developing community for distance education courses. TechTrends, 58(2), 20-24. Available at: http://rdcu.be/pi46

Roberts, Charlotte

  • Graduate Research Symposium Winner in the Education category.

Tharrington, Karen

  • Graduate Student Association Award for Conferences

Vehabovic, Nermin

  • International Youth Library Fellowship, Munich, Germany
  • As part of the North Carolina State University Literacy Space initiative, graduate students enrolled in the K-12 Reading: New Literacies and Global Learning program to conduct evening tutoring sessions at a partner elementary school. Dr. Dennis Davis has initiated this program with our partner school, where I serve as an assistant and collaborate with him.

White, Angela

  • Graduate Research Symposium Winner in the Education category.

Yuan, Chang

  • Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award, North Carolina State University, 2017, March
  • Teaching Assistant, North Carolina State University, 2016-2017