Honors Day

Middle and Secondary Education Awards

Posted On April 14, 2014

Beverly J. Armento Endowed Doctoral Award

Dr. Beverly J. Armento, research professor of social studies education, served on the College of Education & Human Development faculty from 1975-2003. Realizing the power of the individual teacher, Dr. Armento committed her career to the preparation of exemplary teachers – ones who believe in the power of each… more »

Learning Technologies Division Awards

Posted On April 14, 2014

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.

Tugba Ayer

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

Posted On April 14, 2014

Jeff and Debbie Rupp Endowed Scholarship in Exercise Science

Established by Dr. Jeff Rupp, associate professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Health from 1985-2011, and Ms. Debbie Rupp, associate director of recreational programs from 1987-2010, this award is presented to a student in the Department of Kinesiology and Health’s exercise science program. Undergraduate students… more »

Educational Policy Studies Awards

Posted On April 14, 2014

Educational Leadership Award

This award, established by Ms. Gloria Kittel, provides support to a student pursuing an M.Ed. in educational leadership. The recipient will receive a $750 award.

Jamie C. Hitzges

Thomas A. Hutcheson Higher Education Award

Given in memory of ¬omas A. Hutcheson, son of former Associate Professor Dr. Philo Hutcheson, this award recognizes… more »

Early Childhood and Elementary Education Awards

Posted On April 14, 2014

Robert L. Blaney and Joe C. White Scholarship Award

This scholarship is presented to a master’s candidate in the Department of Early Childhood and Elementary Education’s urban accelerated certification and master’s program who exhibits the potential for excellence in teaching, communicates well with others, translates theory into practice and has a sense of humor, characteristics… more »

Counseling and Psychological Services Awards

Posted On April 14, 2014

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

Posted On April 14, 2014

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 »