In Hwang receives L & L Undergraduate Annual Research Fellowship

In Hwang was recently awarded a Language and Literacy Undergraduate Research Fellowship ( 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 »

Edwards selected to receive the Provost Dissertation Fellowship

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 »

Neely among few to receive prestigious fellowship

Adrian Neely, a graduate student and project coordinator in the Urban Child Study Center,  has recently been selected to become a Health Policy Research Scholar.  This leadership development program was  launched this year by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and represents a four-year, multimillion dollar investment. The program joins five existing leadership programs in advancing RWJF’s legacy of supporting the… more »