blog postsHelpful Tips for a Smooth Return to CampusJul 26, 2021 3:45 pm66 views In addition to this summer's updates from campus and the College regarding COVID-19 vaccinations, testing, mental health resources and more, IT Partners at Education has compiled helpful tips on returning to work on campus for faculty and staff—especially those who have not been on campus since March 2020.Educators: Be a Beta Tester for SCD K-12 Learning Lab Intro to Design ThinkingJul 23, 2021 4:15 pm62 views Siebel Center for Design’s K-12 Learning Lab has developed, and is now offering for beta testing: the first installment of Learn It! Try It! Apply It!, SCD’s online, self-paced, and completely free-of-charge introduction to design thinking created for K-12 teachers and educators.Educational Psychology's Ananya Tiwari Awarded AAUW International FellowshipJul 19, 2021 10:45 am33 views Congratulations to Educational Psychology doctoral candidate Ananya Tiwari, who has been awarded a 2021-22 International Fellowship from the American Association of University Women. The award aims to tackle barriers women face in education.Seeking Graduate Student Volunteers: GSC Planning CommitteeJul 15, 2021 11:30 am29 views The GSC Wants You! The Graduate Student Conference committee is currently seeking volunteers to assist with planning the 13th Annual Graduate Student Conference, scheduled for March 4, 2022. We are currently seeking on-campus and online graduate students to implement this great event. Interested students should complete the form at https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/5978052 by August 16, 2021.Professor Adrienne Dixson Named a 2021 AERA FellowJul 13, 2021 12:30 pm125 views Congratulations to professor of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership Adrienne D. Dixson on being selected as a 2021 AERA Fellow by the American Educational Research Association.Input Sought on Campus-Supported Collaboration TechnologyJul 9, 2021 12:45 pm10 views College of Education community, let your voice be heard! The CPAG wants the input of faculty, staff, and students through their UIUC Collaboration Technology Survey.View the July Issue of OCCRL Network NewsJul 2, 2021 11:00 am2 views The Office of Community College Research and Leadership's July Network News email is chock full of news, research data, and expert input—all relevent to community colleges in Illinois and beyond. Check it out.Alumna Tatyana McFadden to Compete in Sixth Paralymic GamesJul 1, 2021 2:15 pm35 views Education alumna Tatyana McFadden, who trains at the Division of Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) on campus, is among the 18 Illini chosen to represent Team USA in the Paralympic Games happening in Tokyo, Japan, later this summer.New Spotify Playlist From the College of EducationJun 29, 2021 2:30 pm110 views This summer, get in the groove of work time, free time, or any time! Have a funky, fun, and energized day with this Spotify playlist created especially for you by the College's Office of Marketing & Communications. Listen to A Sonic High Five From the College of Education on Spotify...Eboni Zamani-Gallaher on Why Community Colleges are More Important Now Than EverJun 25, 2021 2:15 pm14 views Prof. Eboni Zamani-Gallaher was recently featured in a podcast episode from the university's Center for Social and Behavioral Science about why community colleges are more important now than ever.Ananya Tiwari Receives International Dissertation FellowshipJun 24, 2021 2:15 pm39 views EPSY doctoral candidate Ananya Tiwari recently received the Rita and Arnold Goodman Fellowship, supportsing graduate students at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who work in the field of women, gender, and international development issues.We CU Summer Volunteer Opportunities for Education StudentsJun 18, 2021 1:15 pm40 views The We CU Community Engaged Scholars Program, a service-matching program connecting students to community partners, is looking for more student volunteers. If you want to help community members, need to fulfill required service hours, or want to gain skills and build your resume, this may be the perfect opportunity for you! Most of these projects take just a few hours per week.EPSY's Destiny Williams-Dobosz Awarded NSF Graduate Research FellowshipJun 18, 2021 8:15 am67 views Congratulations to Destiny Williams-Dobosz, doctoral student in the Department of Educational Psychology who was recently awarded the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF-GRF). The three-year NSF-GRF is one of the nation’s premier fellowships for graduate students in the physical sciences, engineering, social sciences, and STEM education. An impressive accomplishment, as Destiny was one of only 12 students nationwide to win the award this year in the subfield of STEM Education and Learning Research—Science Education. Read more about Destiny and her NSF Fellowship...iGlobal Program Highlighted in U.S. DOE NewsletterJun 18, 2021 7:15 am30 views The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Postsecondary Education International and Foreign Language office recently featured the College of Education's iGlobal Program.Programmers Needed for VRchaeology CourseJun 16, 2021 10:45 am31 views VRchaeology has an opportunity for programmers to work with Dr. Laura Shackelford, associate professor of Anthropology.