2019 ACPA AWARDS

2019 ACPA Awards We are so very proud of our dear students and alums who earned awards at ACPA this year. Here are the awards in the order they were presented: Sue Saunders, Esther Lloyd-Jones Professional Service Award Cori Bazemore-James, ISAN Outstanding Contribute to the Community Award, Native, Aboriginal, and Indigenous Coalition Jillian Martin, Outstanding…

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CSAA & SAL at NASPA 2019

CSAA & SAL at NASPA 2019 Los Angeles, California Join CSAA-D faculty and students for presentations NASPA19 in Los Angeles. We invite you to join us for the Friends of the University of Georgia Reception co-hosted by the UGA Division of Student Affairs.  Tweet us @saUGA411 and/or use our program hashtag #saUGA411 to communicate throughout the…

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CSAA-D at ACPA 2019

Join CSAA-D faculty and students for presentations ACPA19 in Boston, Massachusetts. We invite you to join us for the Friends of the University of Georgia Reception co-hosted by the UGA Division of Student Affairs.  Tweet us @saUGA411 and/or use our program hashtag #saUGA411 to communicate throughout the conferences. ACPA 2019 Boston, Massachusetts Monday, March 4, 2019…

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CSAA-D at ASHE 2018

  43rd Annual ASHE Conference “Envisioning the Woke Academy” November 14-17 Location: Tampa, Florida CSAA-D was well represented at the 2018 ASHE Conference! Our faculty and students presented and chaired fifteen dynamic sessions. We are all looking forward to next year’s ASHE in Portland, Oregon. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15 8:00am – 9:00am This is Soul Work: An…

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#SAUGA411 AT SACSA 2018: Awards, Presentations, and More!

2018 Annual SACSA Conference Building Ways to Educate, Advocate, Cultivate and Heighten our purpose in Student Affairs November 3 – 5, 2018 Location: Myrtle Beach, SC CSAA-D & SAL was well represented at the 2018 SACSA Conference in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Our students and recent alums presented ten sessions and were recognized with several…

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Research Team Reflection: Niah Grimes

600 articles. 5 researchers. 1 study. The story of a content analysis. Before entering the CSAA program, I thought I knew what it meant to conduct research. Coming from an undergraduate institution that provided me with a great research foundation I naively thought I had all the tools to conduct doctoral level research. It was…

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Katie’s Story: Mother and Scholar… Navigating Two New Identities at the Same Time

When I came to UGA in the spring of 2017 for a campus visit, I met for breakfast with Dr. Dunn, who was to be my advisor.  At the time, I was seven months pregnant with my daughter, Ruth. I knew Dr. Dunn well from my previous CSAA experience as a master’s student, so our…

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You Can Do This: Resiliency in CSAA Requires an APA Citation

You can do this (Linder, 2014).  This is a direct quote from Dr. Chris Linder to students in her class, but it will not be found in any journal article.  CSAA students have this humorous nature of taking statements from community members said in class and verbalizing a reference after they say it.  I encourage…

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Student Reflection: Creating Community Outside of CSAA-D

Student Reflection: Creating Community Outside of CSAA-D

For as long as I could remember, I knew I wanted to be a part of CSAA. I still have flashbacks to the days where I ran up to Dr. Dunn or Dr. Dean at ACPA and graduate fairs or when I tracked down alums and current students to hear all about the ways CSAA…

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Introducing the CSAA-D Ambassadors

CSAA-D Ambassadors are current doctoral students who are available to answer your questions about the CSAA-D program and UGA. Please contact any of the students listed below if you are interested in exploring the program from a student’s point of view. 2017-2018 CSAA-D Ambassadors Lamesha Andrews  she/her/hers Full-time student Current position: Doctoral Intern for Staff Development in…

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