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The College of Education and Psychology is proud to announce our accomplishments.  Below you will find links to articles discussing the myriad accomplishments of students, faculty, and staff within the department.  

April 2014

We are proud to congratulate Dr. Mong as the recipient of the 2014 Legacy "You Rock! Professor of the Year Award".  Dr. Mong (pictured left wtih Dr. Rodney Bennett, Emily Kennedy, and Alyssa Comfort) was nominated by students in recognition of his hard work and dedication.  The award was presented during the Golden Eagle Bonfire Bash held on April 22, 2014.

 

 

February 2014

The College of Education and Psychology is proud to congratulate Hannah Bahe as a recipient of an Eagle Scholars Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) award.  Hannah's project, "Choice and Control of Enrichment for Captive Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins," explores the effect of choice on the effectiveness of enrichment for dolphins in human care.  Hannah, a dual Psychology and Biology major (pictured center with her advisors, Jennifer Walker and Heidi Lyn), participated in the 2014 commencement ceremony for the Gulf Park Campus.  Hannah's achievement exemplifies the scholarly research undergraduate students on the Gulf Park Campus have the opportunity to engage in.  We look foward to congratulating Hannah on many more achievements. 

The College of Education and Psychology is proud to honor Anna Roller as a recipient of an Eagle Scholars Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) award.  Anna's project, "Corpus Callosum Volume of Vervet Monkeys in Relation to Autism Spectrum Disorder," compares brain structures between vervet monkeys and children diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.   Anna, a Pschology major (pictured right with her advisor, Heidi Lyn), participated in the 2014 commencement ceremony on the Gulf Park Campus.  We are proud of Anna's achievement, and look forward to congratulating her continued future successes.            

December 13, 2013

The College of Education and Psychology is proud to congratulate Shanna Bordelon on her award winning role as Co-Chair of the 2013 Heart Walk Committee.  Along with Co-Chair Dr. Frances Lucas, and committee members Michelle Fleming, Dr. Rebecca Filmore, Kelly Weaver, and Frances Galle, Shanna helped raise $4,454 for the 2013 Heart Walk.  Southern Miss Gulf Coast was also named winner of the 2013 Heart Walk t-shirt design contest.  Shanna has been a dedicated staff member in the College of Education and Psychology for seven years.

 

October 31, 2013

We are proud to congratulate Heather Miller, Office Manager, on her receipt of the Outstanding Support Staff Award at the 2013 Faculty and Staff Luncheon.  Heather has been a member of the Southern Miss Gulf Coast Staff for three years.

 

 

 

 

October 14, 2013

Congratulations to Shelby McGrew, Jessica Sciara, Courtney Potter, Michelle Williams, and Elizabeth Thorpe for their best poster award at the International Organization of Social Sciences and Behavioral Research.   Their poster titled Reciprocity and Compliance was voted best by conference attendees and selected from among posters by attendees, including faculty and graudate students. 

August 26, 2013

WHLT22 recently covered the Department of Educational Leadership and School Counseling's receipt of continued National Recognition for the Educational Administration program through the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

August 21, 2013

As reported in Southern Miss Now, the Department of Educational Leadership and School Counseling is proud to announce our receipt of continued National Recognition for our Educational Administration program through the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). 

April 23, 2013

The College of Education and Psychology is honored to congratulate Ashlen Johnson, recipient of the Outstanding Student Award from the Office of Disability Accommodations.  Ashlen is a senior Elementary Education student.  We are also proud to congratulate Billie Tingle, recipient of the Outstanding Instructor Award through the Office of Disability Accommodations.  Billie is an Instructor in the Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Special Education.  Both were celebrated at the 2013 Office of Disability Accommodations Award Reception on April 23, 2013.

October 26, 2012

The College of Education and Psychology congratulates Patti Papani, Outstanding Support Staff Award winner.  A twenty-year member of Southern Miss Gulf Coast's staff, Patti Papania was honored at the 2012 Faculty and Staff Appreciation Luncheon.