Best in Show
A BARK out to
… College of Education Professor JoBeth Allen, who was named a 2012 inductee into the Reading Hall of Fame, established by the International Reading Association.
… Allan Cohen, director of the Georgia Center for Assessment and the Aderhold Professor of Research Methodology in the College of Education, who received the 2012 Award for Career Contributions to Educational Measurement from the National Council on Measurement in Education.
… College of Education Professor Thomas Hébert, who won a 2011 Legacy Book Award from the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented, the nation’s largest state advocacy group of its kind.
… Julie A. Luft, the inaugural Athletic Association Professor of Mathematics and Science Education in the College of Education, who received a 2012 Journal of Research in Science Teaching Award from the National Association of Research in Science Teaching.
… John Knox, associate professor of geography; Audrey Haynes, associate professor of political science; and Charles Kutal, professor of chemistry and associate dean of the UGA Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, who are listed among the Princeton Review’s best undergraduate college professors as determined by RateMyProfessors.com.
… Henry F. Schaefer III, Graham Perdue Professor of Chemistry, who received the 2012 Southeastern Universities Research Association Distinguished Scientist Award.
… The UGA Career Center, which received the Outstanding Achievement Award for Innovative Programs in the College Career Services Field from the Chevron Corporation and the National Association of Colleges and Employers (the Chevron Award).