The College of Education & Human Development’s 2014 Honors Day ceremony honored more than 70 students for their achievements in research, teaching and service.
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 »
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.
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 »
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 »
Cynthia Kuhlman and Wayne Sengstock Scholarship
Dr. Cynthia Kuhlman earned her master’s and doctoral degrees from Georgia State University in 1974 and 1980, respectively, serves as chair of the Charles R. Drew Charter School Board of Directors and is a member of the College of Education & Human Development’s Advancement Council. Dr. Wayne Sengstock was… more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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