News and Events

Students visit Chinese universities

June 29, 2017

Students in the Executive EdD program in higher education management spent two weeks in China during June visiting several universities as one of two international components of their doctoral degree experience.

International educational enrichment is a key element of the program, providing a comparative cultural perspective for cohort students working toward their doctorate. The visit to

IHE students visiting Chineses Universities

June 22, 2017

Executive EdD Cohort at Tsinghua University

The Executive program in higher education management is spending two weeks in China during June to visit several universities as one of two international components

Brooks Seay named interim president at Young Harris College

May 25, 2017

IHE alumna Brooks Seay (Ed.D. 2011) has been appointed interim president at Young Harris College, where she has been serving as vice president for finance and operations and chief financial officer.

Young Harris Board of Trustees Chairman Brantley Barrow made the announcement this week and said she will begin serving at the conclusion of President Cathy

Ph.D. student is PI for project funded by new UGA seed grant program

May 24, 2017

David Tanner has been selected to receive an award through the President’s Interdisciplinary Seed Grant Program.

David Tanner, associate director and assistant public service faculty in UGA’s Carl Vinson Institute of Government and a Ph.D. student in the

Dr. Ann Austin to speak on May 22.

May 16, 2017

Dr. Austin will be presenting "Fostering Major Organizational Change in Higher Education Institutions" in Meigs 101 on Monday, May 22 at 12:00pm. Please contact mwaldrop@uga.edu if you would like to attend.

Brown Bag Lecture

April 7, 2017

Please join us for Brown Bag Lecture with Dr. Jonathan Smith.

 

González Canché is promoted to associate professor with tenure at UGA

April 5, 2017

Manuel González Canché is among 166 faculty approved for promotion at UGA and one of 61 faculty to receive tenure this spring.

The announcement was made by the Office of Faculty Affairs on April 3. González Canché will officially begin using his new title of

Brajkovic receives Honorable Mention in Best Dissertation Award competition

April 4, 2017

IHE alumna Lucia Brajkovic has received Honorable Mention in the 2017 Best Dissertation Award competition established by the Comparative and International Education Society’s Higher Education Special Interest Group.

She was presented with the award in March at the CIES HESIG business meeting in Atlanta. CIES is a scholarly association dedicated to increasing the

IHE graduate student to deliver TED talk in March

February 27, 2017

IHE graduate student Ngozi Okafor is one of four University of Georgia students selected to deliver a TED talk at the 5th annual TEDxUGA event. She will speak on “The Power of Labels.”

Four UGA faculty and four alumni also have been selected to deliver talks.   Registration opened last week for the popular event to be

28th Annual McBee Lecturer addresses ‘Unequal Colleges in the Age of Disparity’

February 21, 2017

The 28th Annual Louise McBee Lecture was delivered on March 17 by Charles Clotfelter, Z. Smith Reynolds Professor of Public Policy Studies and Professor of Economics and Law at Duke University.

Columns article (4/3/17) by Sharron Hannon Clotfelter spoke on “Unequal Colleges in the Age of Disparity” at 10 a.m. in the auditorium of the