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Technology & Media Services Director Katrina Loutzenhiser Honored with Blackboard Exemplary Course Award

Published on 2/22/2017 6:00:00 AM

[ Press release published on behalf of Blackboard. ] The University of Pittsburgh is pleased to announce that Katrina Loutzenhiser, an instructional designer for the School of Education, has been named a winner in Blackboard’s 2016-17 Exemplary Course Program (ECP). The biannual awards program reco... Read More...

"Community Engagement in Higher Education," Edited by Faculty Members, Receives Honorable Mention for the Best Higher Education Book Award

Published on 2/16/2017 6:00:00 AM

The book, Community Engagement in Higher Education: Policy Reforms and Practice , edited by faculty members James Jacob, Stewart Sutin, John Weidman, and the late John Yeager, received Honorable Mention for the Best Book Award of 2017 from the Higher Education Special Interest Group (SIG) of the Co... Read More...

Assistant Professor Lindsay Page Named to the Board of Directors for the Society of Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE)

Published on 2/13/2017 6:00:00 AM

Assistant Professor Lindsay Page was named to the Board of Directors for the Society of Research on Educational Effectiveness (SREE). Page is also a research scientist at the Learning Research and Development Center at the University of Pittsburgh. Her work focuses on quantitative methods and their... Read More...

Emeritus Faculty Member Nancy Elman Receives the 2017 Distinguished Career Contributions to Education and Training in Psychology Award from APA

Published on 2/10/2017 6:00:00 AM

Emeritus faculty member Nancy Elman received the 2017 Distinguished Career Contributions to Education and Training in Psychology Award from the American Psychological Association. This award recognizes specific contributions in education and training, including: important research on education or t... Read More...

Paper by Assistant Professor Shannon Wanless Listed as One of the Most Cited in "Early Childhood Research Quarterly"

Published on 2/6/2017 6:00:00 AM

Assistant Professor Shannon Wanless co-authored a paper , titled "Behavioral self-regulation and relations to emergent academic skills among children in Germany and Iceland," that was recently listed as one of the most cited papers in Early Childhood Research Quarterly since 2012. Read More...

Associate Professor Sean Kelly Interviewed for WalletHub’s Study Examining "2017’s Most & Least Educated States"

Published on 1/31/2017 6:00:00 AM

Associate Professor Sean Kelly was interviewed in WalletHub’s recent study examining "2017’s Most & Least Educated States." In the article, Kelly discussed the impact of K-12 school quality on rates of high school completion and later college attendance and completion; to what extent should states ... Read More...

Motivation Center 2016-2017 Speaker Series Presents Leah Somerville on February 23

Published on 1/30/2017 6:00:00 AM

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Save the Date: Pitt Day of Giving on February 28, 2017

Published on 1/26/2017 6:00:00 AM

We are proud to announce the University of Pittsburgh’s first-ever Day of Giving! Click here to save the date. On February 28, 2017, we will all come together to celebrate the University’s founding, which represents 230 years of education and innovation. We will give generously—out of gratitude for... Read More...

Center for Urban Education Presents CUEtalks Speaker Series with Ken Zeichner on February 23

Published on 1/23/2017 6:00:00 AM

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Professor Rich Milner and Assistant Professor Lindsay Page Ranked on 2017 Most Influential Scholars in Education List

Published on 1/19/2017 6:00:00 AM

Rich Milner Lindsay Page Rich Milner, a professor and director of the Center for Urban Education, and Lindsay Page, an assistant professor, were ranked on 2017 RHSU Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings through Education Week . Milner was number 69; this is his fifth year in a row. And this mark’s ... Read More...
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