News and Events
June 21, 2016
Two students who recently earned degrees from the Ph.D. program in the Institute of Higher Education are moving on to faculty positions.
Denisa Gándara and Jarrett Warshaw, who participated in the Graduate Commencement ceremony held May 13 in Stegeman Coliseum, are now headed to Southern Methodist
June 20, 2016
IHE doctoral student Karley A. Riffe has been appointed to serve as a Graduate Student Representative for Division J of AERA in 2016-2018.
Division J Graduate Student Representatives are dedicated to serving Division J (Postsecondary Education) graduate students and representing Division J within the larger American Educational Research
June 20, 2016
IHE doctoral student Kelly Slaton was selected as a fellow for the 2016 NCES/NSF Summer Data Institute.
The institute, to be held June 20-22 in Washington, D.C., is an intensive short-term study with NCES datasets and research methodologies using large-scale
May 23, 2016
Sheila Slaughter presenting "Private AAU University Networks as Enclaves for University-Industry Innovation and Co-evolution"
Monday, May 23 11:30-12:30 Institute of Higher Education Meigs Hall, Room 101
May 5, 2016
Ed Lee, a member of the current cohort of students in IHE’s Executive Ed.D. program, was recently quoted in a Chronicle of Higher Education article about Emory University’s response to student demands on race issues.
Lee, executive director of the Barkley Forum Center for Debate Education at Emory, served as a facilitator for one of the working groups appointed by
March 29, 2016
IHE postdoctoral associate Sondra Barringer will join the faculty at Southern Methodist University on Aug. 1.
Sondra N. Barringer, who currently serves as a postdoctoral research and teaching associate at IHE, has accepted a position as assistant professor of education policy
March 28, 2016
IHE doctoral student Maggie Parker has been named the new associate director for accreditation in the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost at UGA.
Parker will work with the senior director for accreditation to support institutional accreditation, strategic planning, and data analytics related to planning. She comes to the
March 24, 2016
The 27th annual Louise McBee Lecture will be held on March 24, 2016, at 11:00 in the UGA Chapel. Dr. Earl Lewis, president of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will be the speaker.
Earl Lewis is the sixth president of the Mellon Foundation. Under his guidance, the foundation has reaffirmed its commitment to the humanities, the arts and
February 2, 2016
Jeremy Daniel, an IHE master’s student, was recently named a Mentor of the Year with the Clarke County Mentor Program.
The program pairs students who want or need mentors with local volunteers who visit with them at school on a weekly basis and also take