by (Lauren Provencher) / Oct 17, 2019, 5:15 AM

Angel Luis Velez, a research associate in the Office of Community College Research and Leadership (OCCRL), was recognized by the institution this year with the Outstanding GOLD Alumni Award for his dedication in serving marginalized communities through principled research and leadership.

by (Kathy Stalter) / Oct 16, 2019, 5:00 AM


The 2020 College of Education Graduate Student Conference is calling for scholarship that shifts the educational fields with a sense of visionary novelty. The University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign continues to create space for graduate level research that revels in reshaping education for the future within every discipline of education on national and global scales.

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by (MSE Brown Bag) / Oct 14, 2019, 10:45 AM

Friday, October 18, 2019

Time: 3 p.m.

Location: Room 378, College of Education

Enrique (Henry) Suárez will be kicking off our MSE Brown Bag series with a virtual fireside chat about his research on emerging bilingual elementary school students’ use of translanguaging during their participation in science practices. Enrique is an assistant professor Math, Science, and Learning Technologies at UMass Amherst. During this informal, interactive conversation, Enrique will be telling us the “story behind the story” of the attached paper; talking about his career trajectory; discussing his perspective on doing equity-focused research in MSE; and/or answering any questions we may have.