blog postsSpecial Education's Meghan Burke Named University ScholarJun 9, 2020 2:30 pm56 views Join us in congratulating Associate Professor Meghan Burke on being selected by the University of Illinois System as a 2020-21 University Scholar.Kutasha Bryan-Silva, C&I Doctoral Student, Receives Fulbright GrantJun 8, 2020 12:30 pm60 views The goal of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program is to build international relationships to help solve global challenges. Bryan-Silva was awarded a Fulbright grant to conduct nine months of dissertation research in Montevideo, Uruguay.Black Graduate Student Summer Support CircleJun 1, 2020 5:15 pm96 views As Black graduate students, we may be shouldering multiple stressors such as general graduate student struggles, virus related injustices, and household/family responsibilities. During this pandemic, it’s not unusual to start to feel fatigue (if you’re not already exhausted), to notice emotions (e.g. fear, grief, uncertainty, etc.), and have periods where you’re overwhelmed. Within this circle, we will cultivate our cultural resources and the power of the community for support. We will facilitate discussions and dialogues about healing, change, and power.SwaTaleem Foundation: Hiring Student Interns for Summer 2020May 29, 2020 12:15 pm221 views SwaTaleem (Swa from Sanskrit meaning 'Self' and Taleem from Persian meaning 'Owning your Education') is an international nonprofit that works with adolescent girls, teachers, and local government officials in some of the most remote parts of the world to ensure quality education and critical life skills. The organization is hiring interns for summer 2020 in a variety of roles. For more information, please read the attached flyer and if interested, please fill out the attached Google Form: https://forms.gle/54xgTqZtnJrvZQLS9Global Education Symposium 2020May 28, 2020 11:15 am8 views Global Education Symposium 2020 The Office of International Programs invites you to participate in the second Global Education Symposium, October 14-17, 2020! Click here for more information and to register: https://go.illinois.edu/GES20Special Education's Nikki Adams Named to ECPC/DEC Leadership CohortMay 21, 2020 9:15 am127 views Nikki Adams, doctoral student in the Department of Special Education, has been accepted to the Early Childhood Personnel Center and Division for Early Childhood 2020 Early Childhood Intervention Leadership Cohort.We CU Community Engaged Scholars Summer Program | Apply ASAPMay 18, 2020 5:15 pm234 views College of Education students are encouraged to learn more about and apply to the new We CU Community Engaged Scholars program. This cohort of volunteers will be addressing Champaign-Urbana community needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.Lynette Correa-Velez, EPOL PhD Student, Panelist for "Glass Ceilings from Within and Without" DiscussionMay 15, 2020 1:15 pm66 views Correa-Velez is pursing her EPOL doctoral degree online, and is one of the hosts of an online discussion about why Black and Brown women are excluded from the ladder of success and how to navigate and build pathways of power moves.Fall 2020 EPOL Social Foundations CourseMay 13, 2020 12:45 am24 views EPOL 410 Racial & Ethnic Families Diversity (formerly EPS 421), Tuesday, 10-11:50 a.m., EDUC Building, Room 323 (same as HDFS 424 & AFRO 421) Professor: Dr. Bernice Barnett (PhD in Sociology; email: firstname.lastname@example.org) EPOL 410 Section A; CRN#73295: 4-Hours for Graduate students EPOL 410 Section B; CRN#73296: 3-Hours for Undergraduate studentsFall 2020 EPOL 409 Sociology of Education Foundations & LES CourseMay 13, 2020 12:00 am8 views EPOL 409 Sociology of Education (formerly EPS 420), Tuesday, 3:00 to 4:50 p.m., Room 323 EDUC Bldg Professor: Dr. Bernice Barnett (PhD in Sociology; email: email@example.com) EPOL 409 section A; 4-Hours for Graduate Students: CRN #73293 EPOL 409 section B; 3-Hours for Undergraduates: CRN #73294 2019-2020 Outstanding Student Medal RecipientsMay 11, 2020 1:30 pm522 views Each year the Education Alumni Association (EAA) selects a bachelor's, master's/advanced certificate, and doctoral student to receive the Outstanding Student Medal, which is presented annually at the College of Education Convocation. EAA and the Office of Advancement in the College of Education are pleased to announce the three 2019-2020 deserving recipients of this prestigious award.Announcement of Faculty PromotionsMay 8, 2020 2:15 pm388 views James D. Anderson, Dean, is extremely pleased to announce the promotion in rank of four College of Education faculty members. Congratulations to the following faculty on achieving these exceptional milestones.COVID-19 Research Seed Funding from the College of EducationMay 8, 2020 9:00 am298 views The Bureau of Educational Research and the College Research Committee are excited to invite College of Education researchers to apply for COVID-19 Seed Grants.College of Education Welcomes Dr. Sangeetha Gopalakrishnan as Director of Online ProgramsMay 5, 2020 4:30 pm102 views The College of Education is pleased to welcome Dr. Sangeetha Gopalakrishnan as its new director of Online Programs.Envisioning Collective Thriving During RamadanMay 4, 2020 7:30 pm61 views In this post on the Psychology Today website, PhD student in Educational Psychology Amir Maghsoodi joins the Psychology of Radical Healing Collective as a guest contributor on their blog to explore the application of the psychological framework of radical healing among American Arab, Middle Eastern, and North African (MENA) peoples during the COVID-19 pandemic and the month of Ramadan.