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Germine Awad: How Trump’s Comments May Actually Help Race Relations in the U.S.

Aug. 18, 2017

President Donald Trump’s slowness to condemn the violence in Charlottesville, Va., and then subsequent comments where he stated there was blame on both sides, produced outrage—and rightly so.

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Special Education Clinical Assistant Professor Katie Tackett Wins Massey Award

Aug. 18, 2017

The Massey Award recognizes a “teacher of teachers,” who inspires and prepares future elementary and secondary teachers.

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UTAPP Alumna Named AISD Principal of the Year

Aug. 18, 2017

Brandi Hosack, M.Ed. ’11, credits her success to the University of Texas at Austin Principalship Program

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Diane Pedrotty Bryant, Meadows Center Receive $1.2 Million Grant to Prepare Doctoral Students Focused on Intensive Interventions

Bryant will serve a principal investigator of the program with Sharon Vaughn and Nathan Clemens as co-principal investigators.

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Joshua Childs and James Pustejovsky Named 2017 Greater Texas Foundation Fellows

Aug. 17, 2017

Both professors have been awarded $30,000 per year for three years to support their research which aligns with the post-secondary preparation goals of the Greater Texas Foundation.

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Powell and Vaughn Awarded Grant to Improve Elementary School Preparedness through Interactive Read-Alouds

Aug. 15, 2017

Sarah Powell and Sharon Vaughn to develop interactive read-alouds for early learners

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Kevin Cokley: On Race, America Cannot Look to Trump For Moral Leadership

Aug. 14, 2017

Educational Psychology Professor Cokley discusses Trump's response to Charlottesville protests

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Alumna Jackie Caemmerer Selected for John B. Carroll Award for Research Methodology

Aug. 14, 2017

Caemmerer was selected for her research paper title Beyond Individual Tests: A Cross-Battery IQ Model

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