Congratulations Dr. Means – Lilly Teaching Fellow

Dr. Darris Means recently began his role as a faculty member for the Department of Counseling and Human Development in UGA’s College of Education, and has already made such a significant mark on our community of practice.  As a first year doctoral student in the CSAA-D program, I counted myself as extremely lucky when I learned…

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Company for the (Ph.D.) Journey

Successful journeys, even short ones, require good company. – Marcia Baxter Magolda Just a few short weeks ago, I attended the ACPA Annual Convention.  I welcomed the sense of community among my peers, and I embraced the quest for knowledge through the sessions.  I had the opportunity to catch up with friends and colleagues while…

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It’s Conference Season!

It’s student affairs conference season!  UGA’s CSAA and SAL programs will have a strong showing at the annual ACPA meeting in Tampa, FL and the annual NASPA meeting in New Orleans, LA this year! As student affairs educators and scholar-practitioners, faculty and students involved with the UGA CSAA and SAL programs are committed to engaging…

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#SACSA14: Join the conversation with #saUGA411

This weekend several of our CSAA students, faculty, and alumni will head to Louisville, KY for the 65th Annual SACSA Conference. This year’s theme is Achieving the Triple Crown: Inclusiveness, Professionalism, & Collegiality. CSAA will be represented in several conference presentations covering a wide variety of topics including social media, innovative pedagogy, and student success at HBCUs. We…

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Congratulations Zoe Johnson, GCPA Graduate Student of the Year

Zoe M. Johnson currently serves as the Director of Multicultural Services and Programs (MSP) at UGA. While leading an office that provides diverse programming for the university community, espouses a social justice agenda, and advises 13 identity-based student organizations, Zoe also wears many other hats. She is the wife of Tino Johnson, the Assistant Director…

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Research Spotlight: Jen Wells

 Jen Wells is the Director of Assessment in the Division of Student Success at Kennesaw State University and the Editor for the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS). Jen received her undergraduate degree from Albion College in German and History and her Masters in Student Affairs Administration from Michigan State University.…

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Research Spotlight: Jabari Bodrick

Jabari Bodrick is a Ph.D. candidate from Charlotte, North Carolina. He earned his bachelor’s degree in public relations from Florida A&M University and his master’s degree in college student affairs from the University of South Florida. His research interests include service-learning, minority serving institutions, and applied ethics in student affairs practice. Where are you in…

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Research Spotlight: Travis Martin

Travis L. Martin is a 2005 graduate of Mississippi Valley State University where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology. In 2008, Travis graduated with a Masters in Education degree in Higher Education Leadership from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. Also, in 2008, Travis came to the University of Georgia as a…

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