Tag Archives: Award

MSU ranks 19th for education worldwide

Michigan State University ranks 19th among hundreds of universities around the globe in the field of education, according to the QS World University Rankings by Subject released today. Quacquarelli Symonds, or QS, known for its overall world ranking of universities, has published annual rankings of institutions by popular subject areas for five years. Criteria include… Read More »

Undergraduates win awards at MSU research fair

Nine undergraduates from the College of Education received first-place awards at the 2015 University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF) at MSU on April 10. The annual springtime event is held at the MSU Union as an opportunity for students across the university to showcase scholarship and creativity. Students presented original work in a variety of… Read More »

Students receive new study abroad scholarships

Five College of Education students participating in study abroad programs this summer will have a portion of their costs covered thanks to a new scholarship program. Dean Donald E. Heller recently presented the awards to the students, who were selected from a pool of nearly 30 applicants. The college is working to increase the rate… Read More »

MSU at AERA: At a Glance

Faculty members and graduate students from Michigan State University will travel to Chicago, Ill., for the 2015 American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting. International and domestic researchers will attend the April 16-20 event to share and discuss research across numerous education disciplines. Here is a look at the key honors and appointments involving College… Read More »

Alumni honored for technology use in education

Four College of Education alumni are among the educators being honored for improving education through technology from the Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning (MACUL). The awardees from MSU include: Outstanding Technology-Using Pre-K to 12 Teacher of the Year: Joanna Van Raden, (Educational Technology Certificate, ’09), a fourth-grade teacher at Luther C. Klager Elementary School in… Read More »

Doctoral student receives award for LGBTQ research

Jon M. Wargo, a Ph.D. student in the Curriculum, Instruction and Teacher Education (CITE) program at Michigan State University, has won an award for his work exploring language and literacy practice of the LGBTQ youth community in Michigan. Wargo is receiving the inaugural CCCC Gloria Anzaldúa Rhetorician Award at the Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC), which celebrates… Read More »