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Voices of Children documentary released worldwide

8 hours 36 min ago
The final cut of the Voices of Children documentary, told entirely from the perspective of young children, is now released worldwide. The 24-minute movie, produced by GSE Associate Professor John Nimmo and his team of eight international colleagues, is the … Continue reading →

Dannelle Stevens’s new book outlines sustainable writing practices

November 8, 2018 - 9:45am
Emerita Professor Dannelle Stevens has published her fifth book, Write More, Publish More, Stress Less! Stevens, who retired in 2016, has worked at PSU since 1994 in the Center for Academic Excellence and in the Curriculum and Instruction (CI) Department. … Continue reading →

GSE faculty member Olivia Murray honored

October 25, 2018 - 9:45am
The Oregon Safe Schools and Communities Coalition (OSSCC) will honor Dr. Olivia Murray at their yearly awards ceremony for her work supporting LGBTQIA students. Murray is an associate professor of practice in the Curriculum and Instruction Department, where she teaches … Continue reading →

New Hires in GSE 2018–19

October 11, 2018 - 9:45am
Counselor Education Benita Bellrichard Munson, MS, CRC, LPC, CADC I, is an assistant professor of practice in the Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling Program, in the Counselor Education Department. She is also a member of the Graduate Certificate in Addictions faculty. She … Continue reading →

GSE’s Amy Parker receives transportation honors

October 4, 2018 - 9:45am
The Portland chapter of the Women in Transportation (WTS) has awarded Special Education Assistant Professor Amy Parker an honorary membership to their organization for one year. She joins Governor Kate Brown and five others with this distinction. Parker came to … Continue reading →

GSE alumna receives national award for research in Kenya

September 24, 2018 - 9:45am
Recent GSE doctoral graduate Staci B. Martin, ’18, is the recipient of the 2018 Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) Dissertation in Practice of the Year Award for her work entitled Co-Creating Spaces of Critical Hope Through the Use … Continue reading →

Helen Gordon Child Development Center director selected

September 10, 2018 - 9:45am
After a nationwide search, Dean Marvin Lynn has announced a new head for PSU’s Helen Gordon Child Development Center (HGCDC). Mary Schumacher-Hoerner will succeed retiring director Ellie Justice at the early childhood center and laboratory school beginning this fall. Schumacher-Hoerner … Continue reading →

First Farm to Fork Dinner a success

August 27, 2018 - 9:45am
A short burst of much-needed rain did little to dampen expectations for the first annual Learning Gardens Laboratory (LGL) Farm to Fork Dinner on Saturday, August 11, 2018. After the sun returned, nearly 100 guests settled into a lovely summer … Continue reading →

Two GSE students honored by PSU for diversity accomplishments

August 7, 2018 - 9:45am
Each year PSU honors individuals for their outstanding accomplishments in making PSU a more diverse, inclusive campus. Awardees are selected from students, faculty, staff, and the campus community. This year’s honorees from the GSE are PACE student Ebony Oldham, who … Continue reading →

Alumnus Victor Vergara selected for national leadership academy

August 3, 2018 - 9:45am
GSE alumnus, Victor Vergara, ’17, is one of 16 Latino educators across the US chosen for the Superintendents Leadership Academy by the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS). This is a yearlong leadership development program to prepare the next … Continue reading →

TriMet hosts Orientation and Mobility students in summer intensive

July 31, 2018 - 9:55am
GSE students are learning how to ride TriMet’s public transportation system blindfolded this summer. When the Visually Impaired Learner (VIL) and the Orientation and Mobility (O&M) cohorts began this term, students came to campus for their initial three-week summer intensive … Continue reading →

US News & World Report ranks GSE online early childhood master’s in top 21

July 24, 2018 - 9:45am
The Online Master’s in Early Childhood Education program has earned a high spot among early childhood programs in the country. US News & World Report announced that PSU’s three-year-old program merits 21st place among universities offering early childhood programs. The … Continue reading →