Students

Award-winning author visits AU students, local 5th graders

AUGUSTA, GA – Deborah Wiles, renowned author of “Love, Ruby Lavender,” “Aurora County All-Stars” and “Each Little Bird That Sings,” visited Augusta University teacher education students embedded at Lake Forest Elementary School on March 12 to talk about using children’s literature to teach reading. The visit was part of the …

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College releases app to help adapt sports for special needs

AUGUSTA, GA – Students with special needs can sometimes be excluded from extracurricular activities and sports because teachers and caretakers may not know how to adapt to their needs. To combat this, students in Dr. Nai-Cheng Kuo’s Family and Community Engagement for Exceptional Children class, along with the department of …

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New education club wins best new student organization award

AUGUSTA, GA. – She’s the First, a student organization sponsored by the College of Education, was recently named best new student organization by the Office of Student Life & Engagement at Augusta University. The organization is a student-run chapter of a global not-for-profit that sponsors girls’ education in low-income countries. …

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Kinesiology student to compete for Miss Georgia title

by Brennan Meagher AUGUSTA, GA. – In October, Augusta University hosted a beauty pageant and Dejah Johnson was crowned the first Miss Augusta University. The kinesiology student, track athlete and member of the Lumin Society, a student ambassador program, thought the pageant would be a great opportunity to meet other …

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Graduates thank the faculty who have influenced them

AUGUSTA, GA – Students graduating from Augusta University shared their thanks with the people who have influenced them the most. Click the image below to play the video. And congratulations to all of the Spring 2017 graduates of Augusta University. Go Jags!

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