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Perrell named Dean of Students

   February 21, 2019

Dr. Amber Perrell, a 2018 graduate of the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership Higher Education Concentration, was recently named Dean of Students for the Charlotte Campus of Johnson and Wales University.  Prior to her new position, Dr. Perrell served Queens University for 15 years, most recently as Associate Dean of Students.  Congratulations, Amber!

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IST Program Recognized

   February 21, 2019

The Instructional Systems Technology (soon to be Learning, Design and Technology) program has been recognized as the most customizable Educational Technology program by onlinemasters.com.  The program also ranked at #34 in the top 50 Education...

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IST receives Quality Matters Program Level Certification for Learner Success

   January 11, 2019

The Instructional Systems Technology program has received Quality Matter's Program Level Certification on Learner Success to follow the prior program level certification they received for their Program Design.

The Online Learner Success Certification recognizes...

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Lynn Ahlgrim-Delzell Retires

   January 8, 2019

After 26 at UNC Charlotte, Dr. Lynn Ahlgrim-Delzell retired in December 2018. Lynn is a passionate teacher and scholar. Her research and advocacy for students with developmental disabilities have improved the lives of students across the United States. She will be missed by her colleagues and students.

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Rich Lambert Selected for the Harshini V. de Silva Graduate Mentor Award

   January 8, 2019

Dr. Rich Lambert was selected for the 2019 Harshini V. de Silva Graduate Mentor. Dr. Lambert is a prolific researcher and generously shares his knowledge, time, and enthusiasm to involve students in creating scholarly knowledge. His ability to challenge students to achieve beyond their expectations and his ability to influence and positively impact his students’ academic and professional...

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Grant to Support Military Veterans

   December 3, 2018

Dr. Jae Hoon Lim and her colleagues received a $750,000 grant to help attract and support military veterans in earning graduate degrees in STEM disciplines, with particular emphasis on advanced degrees in mechanical engineering.

This new grant is for the program, “Engaging Military Veterans to Increase Engineering Enrollment and B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. Degrees Awarded.” The program’s goal...

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Ryan Miller received the ACPA Coalition for (Dis)ability Intersectionality Award

   November 6, 2018

Ryan Miller was selected to receive the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) Coalition  for (Dis)ability Intersectionality Award. His research examining the intersecting identities of LGBTQ students with disabilities was recognized for  cultural competency and advocacy for the unique experiences and challenges that individuals with disabilities and...

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Kiran Budhrani Presents at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT)

   November 5, 2018

Kiran Budhrani is an instructional designer at the Center for Teaching and Learning and doctoral student of Educational Leadership at UNC Charlotte. She represented the university at the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT) International Convention at Kansas City, Missouri last October 23-27, 2018, where she presented three research projects, was...

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Dr. Lisa Merriweather and Colleagues Awarded NSF Grant

   September 25, 2018

Dr. Lisa Merriweather and Colleagues Awarded NSF Grant

North Carolina State University, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, are collaborating to develop, implement and study the AGEP North Carolina Alliance model for creating institutional, department-level and faculty change to promote...

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CMS and UNC Charlotte Push for More Latino Leadership in Schools

   September 12, 2018

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools and UNC Charlotte are collaborating to develop Latino leaders. Francisco Flores, Domingo Figueroa, Dominique Veloz and Alis Mulero are students in the Aspiring Principal program. You can read about these students in the Charlotte Observer.

 

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