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Marvin Lynn, expert on race and education, to lead PSU’s Graduate School of Education

April 5, 2017 - 4:50pm
Marvin Lynn, professor and dean of the School of Education at Indiana University South Bend and an internationally recognized expert on race and education, is the new dean of Portland State University’s Graduate School of Education. He will begin his … Continue reading →

Matt Utterback named National Superintendent of the Year

March 22, 2017 - 2:18pm
GSE advisory board member Matt Utterback is the 2017 National Superintendent of the Year. He was honored by the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) at a March 2 celebration in New Orleans. Utterback is the North Clackamas School District … Continue reading →

PSU partners with City of Portland, PCC, OHSU, to build $100 million center for education and health care

March 21, 2017 - 11:03am
Portland’s three largest public colleges are teaming up with the City of Portland to build a new education and health center in the heart of Portland State University’s downtown campus. The historic project will turn a parking lot at Southwest … Continue reading →

PSU Length of Service awards 2017

March 16, 2017 - 4:36pm
On Tuesday, March 7, 2017, PSU honored faculty and staff who reached a length of service milestone in 2016. PSU employees were honored for 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, and remarkably, 45 years of service to the university. Five GSE … Continue reading →

PSU graduate student coaches David Douglas mock trial team

March 10, 2017 - 12:23pm
On March 4, a dozen teams of high school students competed in a regional Mock Trial competition in the Clackamas County Courthouse. Joseph Cornett, a PSU graduate student in the Secondary Dual Educator Program (SDEP) led the David Douglas High … Continue reading →

GSE faculty member John Nimmo generates global early childhood documentary

March 7, 2017 - 3:26pm
What is a right? What rights do children have in their schools, families and communities? And most importantly, What are the rights young children believe they should have in order to reach their full potential and participate in their community? … Continue reading →

GSE counseling student receives national fellowship

February 28, 2017 - 10:38am
PSU student Marie McMahon is the recipient of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) Minority Fellowship. She is in the Clinical Mental Health program in the GSE and also working toward the GSE Certificate in Trauma-Informed Therapy. The NBCC … Continue reading →

PSU alumnus Brent Belveal named Outstanding Administrator

January 23, 2017 - 1:53pm
Congratulations to South Albany Principal Brent Belveal, CAL ’12, who is the Oregon Music Educators Association (OMEA) Outstanding Administrator of the Year. Belveal was honored at the OMEA annual conference in Eugene, January 12. In April 2015, an arsonist set … Continue reading →

GSE hires Gabe Hunter-Bernstein to lead partnership work

January 20, 2017 - 10:02am
Gabe Hunter-Bernstein is the new GSE school partnership director. This position in the GSE was developed to facilitate partnerships with schools and districts to enable our teacher candidates to have the best possible clinical experiences in K–12 schools. Hunter-Bernstein has … Continue reading →

PSU project in the Republic of Georgia aids persons with disabilities

January 10, 2017 - 11:04am
Hollie Hix-Small, an early intervention specialist in the Special Education Department, is partnering with several organizations in the Republic of Georgia. Since 2011, she has worked with Open Society Foundations to build early intervention (EI) services for children with developmental … Continue reading →