February 2022 Student News

February 28, 2022

Emily StoverEmily Stover, a 2nd Year Ph.D. student in Special Education, has been selected as a 2022-2023 DEI Liaison for DADD. DADD recognizes the need to pay attention to factors of racial/ethnic injustice, disability injustice, and accessibility that negatively impact its members’ lives.





Sport Management Students at the College Football National Championship

Ever wonder who sets up the branded environments at events, concerts, and sports games? Well, Etzel Agency is one of those companies, and they work very closely with ESPN and other large companies to dress the stadium and event spaces for important games and events. Earlier this month, four of our Sport Management students were surprised with a rare opportunity to get hands-on experience in this space.

Eight College of Education Students Among Newest McKnight Doctoral and Dissertation Fellows

This past November, eight College of Education graduate students were honored at the 37th McKnight Annual Fellows Meeting in Tampa for having received the McKnight Doctoral or Dissertation Fellowship.

The 2020-2021 and 2021-2022 cohorts attended alongside the recent graduates, who were honored during a jacketing ceremony.

The two fellowships have key distinctions in their award sums: