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Dr. Landge wins two awards

Dr. Shainaz Landge was awarded the 2018 Georgia Southern University Excellence Award in Teaching and also the 2018 Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award. Dr. Landge is innovative in her teaching methods and uses creative active methodologies ranging from analogies, poem, animation to light board videos. Her educational research addresses cognitive responsive learning, self assessment, student motivation and self reflection. She is described as a powerful motivational speaker and mentor. Dr. Landge is active in Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) and also served on the editorial board for the International Journal of SoTL. She has also recently been selected in the inaugural cohort of USG Chancellor’s Learning Scholars.

Last updated: 9/19/2018

Chemistry Major named an ACS Scholar

Congratulations to Kenneth Richardson, senior B.S. Biochemistry major who was recently named an American Chemical Society Scholar for 2018-19. The ACS Scholars Program awards renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines, and are also intending to pursue careers in chemistry-related fields. more info

Last updated: 9/19/2018

Congratulations Dr. Wu!

Dr. Wu recently received funding from the National Science Foundation (Program: Research at Undergraduate Institutions) to support his research in the area of battery technology. The title of his project is “Asymmetric Membranes for High Capacity Lithium Ion Battery Anodes” and is funded for three years beginning in July 2018. The work will also fund stipends for our Georgia Southern students to perform research on this project. more info

Last updated: 9/19/2018

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