Honors Day

Middle and Secondary Education Awards

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Beverly J. Armento Endowed Doctoral Award

Established by Dr. Beverly J. Armento, Professor Emerita of Social Studies Education and former chair of the former Department of Middle-Secondary Education and Instructional Technology, to honor doctoral students who have a commitment to improving pedagogy in teaching and teacher education. The recipients will each receive a $1,000 award.

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Learning Technologies Division Awards

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Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award

Presented to a doctoral student in the learning technologies discipline based on academic achievement, teaching expertise, community service and a commitment to excellence.

Timothy Hicks

Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation Award

Presented to a doctoral student in the learning technologies discipline whose dissertation exemplifies original, innovative and meaningful scholarship, and makes an important… more »

Kinesiology and Health Awards

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Jeff and Debbie Rupp Endowed Scholarship in Exercise Science

Presented to a student in the exercise science program in the Department of Kinesiology and Health. The recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Devrick Thomas

Mary Helen Huggins Memorial Scholarship in Sports Administration

Presented to active graduate students in sports administration. As the former Marketing Services… more »

Educational Psychology, Special Education, and Communication Disorders Awards

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Cynthia Kuhlman and Wayne Sengstock Scholarship

Presented to a student majoring in special education in the Department of Educational Psychology, Special Education, and Communication Disorders. The recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Christopher Perry

Nicholas R. Castricone Memorial Fund

Given to a student in special education for genuine caring and involvement with individuals with an… more »

Educational Policy Studies Awards

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Educational Leadership Award

Given to a student who wants to be a principal and is pursuing a graduate degree in educational leadership. The recipient will receive a $750 award.

Chanika Perry

Outstanding Performance-Based Educational Leadership Program Student Award

Given to students in the educational leadership program who have demonstrated an outstanding ability to connect theoretical concepts with… more »

Early Childhood and Elementary Education Awards

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Robert L. Blaney and Joe C. White Scholarship Award

In recognition of an outstanding student who best demonstrates the potential for excellence in teaching and who exemplifies those characteristics which Dr. Blaney valued so highly. The recipient will receive a $500 scholarship.

Christian Valdez

Lorene Pilcher Outstanding Dissertation Award

In recognition of a dissertation of… more »

Counseling and Psychological Services Awards

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Kenneth and Mary Matheny Professional in Counseling and Psychology Scholarship

Dr. Kenneth Matheny was a faculty member in Georgia State University’s Department of Counseling and Psychological Services for 45 years, held the Regents’ Professor rank and taught more than 5,000 students over the course of his career. Dr. Matheny is a Diplomate in Counseling Psychology… more »

College-Wide Awards

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Asa G. Hilliard III Memorial Scholarship

Dr. Asa G. Hilliard, III was a world-renowned Pan-Africanist educator, historian and psychologist whose work impacted people around the globe. Th­is scholarship is given in recognition of leadership, engagement in urban education settings that has improved − and demonstrate promise to continue improving − the educational context and/or student… more »