In Hwang was recently awarded a Language and Literacy Undergraduate Research Fellowship (http://researchlanglit.gsu.edu/) for 2017-2018. She will examine the receptive vocabulary profiles of preschool and elementary school children who speak African American English and investigate how these receptive vocabulary profiles are influenced by dialect density. In is a senior who is pursuing her… more »
Rebecca Barria, a graduate assistant in the Urban Child Study Center, was selected to receive the Outstanding Ph.D. Student Award (Language and Literacy Education) from the Department of Middle and Secondary Education at the College of Education & Human Development’s 2017 Honors Day Ceremony. This award is chosen by faculty and presented to a… more »
Dr. Nicole Patton-Terry (4th from left) and Dr. Julie Washington (3rd from right) were recently recognized by the College of Education and Human Development at Georgia State University for their outstanding accomplishments within the realm of research and academia.
Dr. Patton-Terry is the executive director of the Urban Child Study Center and an associate professor … more »
Margaret F. Quinn, a graduate research assistant in the Urban Child Study Center, is the winner of the 2017 Hayden-Waltz Doctoral Dissertation Award established by College of Education & Human Development alumni, Drs. Mel Hayden (Ph.D. ’89, Ed.S. ’82) and Lucy Waltz Hayden (Ph.D. ’86, M.Ed. ’77), to honor their parents.… more »
Erica Edwards is the recent recipient of the Provost Dissertation Fellowship. Through this distinction, Edwards will be able to continue fulfilling the educational requirements of obtaining her Ph.D. in Educational Policy Studies. Since 2013, Erica has been a Project Coordinator with the Urban Child Study Center at Georgia State University. We extend kudos to… more »