NEWS & EVENTS

 
EDL Notice
New Graduate Program Approved to Prepare K12 Leaders and Administrators
The M.Ed. Educational Policy and Leadership has been approved effective Fall 2016. Applications will be accepted soon for January 2017 admissions. Informational meetings will be held September 8 and September 27 at 4:30pm. For more information contact Dr. Patti Chance.
NSF Workshop
College to Sponsor National Science Foundation Workshop
The Office of Research and Sponsored Projects in the College of Education will sponsor a four-hour National Science Foundation Workshop to be held on September 12, 8 a.m. to Noon the purpose of which are to present program information related to DUE, HRD, and DRL and to go over the nuts-&-bolts of submitting a proposal to NSF (expectations and processes). [Register Now]
New UNLV Student Organization for Scholarly Writing
New UNLV Student Organization for Scholarly Writing
Dr. Margarita Huerta, Assistant Professor of English Language Learning, and doctoral students in the Department of Educational and Clinical Studies, have founded a chapter to support students interested in academic writing. Student Academic Authors (SAA) is open to all interested students. For more information, contact Kristin Withey. The first meeting is September 2 at 2:00 pm in the Student Union.
Students at work
The Success of Rebel Academy
Rebel Academy, a summer program that provides professional development for teacher candidates and learning experiences to 160+ middle school students, is recently featured in the media: [News Article 1] [News Article 2].

IN THE SPOTLIGHT

 
Larmaya Kilgore
Kilgore, a first generation college student and graduate of the Human Services program has already begun making an impact on her community.
Marissa Owens
Marissa Owens, Learning and Technology Ph.D. alumna, works with NASA and Teledyne Brown Engineering to improve training environments.
Dr. Holly Schneider
Dr. Holly Schneider, a recent alumna in Higher Education, believes that doctoral student graduation rates matter.
Sukhjit Kaur Narwal
Narwal, a Secondary Education major, views the teaching profession as her way to give back as a mentor and advocate.