Schultz, Student Publish Article

Dr. Callie Schultz & David Wynn (Counseling graduate student) published an article with Dr. Janet McKeown in Leisure Sciences titled, “Altmetrics: Measuring engagement with Contemporary Leisure Scholarship.”

PRM Students Publish Paper

Ashley Johnson & Krista Patton (PRM undergraduates) published a paper in the Proceedings of the National Conference of Undergraduate Research 2019 Journal titled, Researching an Immersive Poverty Experience: The Efficacy of the MCAN Poverty Simulation. Faculty mentors: Callie Schultz & Gayle Wells

Dameron Publishes Article

Dr. Merry Leigh Dameron, Assistant Professor of Counseling, recently published an article in The Urban Review. Along with her co-authors, Dr. Dameron examined the impact of race, gender, and socioeconomic status on school counselors’ alternative learning program placement decisions. The full article is available is at:

Student Named Principal of the Year

Congratulations to one of our own Ed.D. (Education Leadership) students, Bob Bales, for being named 2019-2020 Principal of the Year for Chapel Hill-Carrborro City Schools! Way to go!

HESA Students Compete in 3MT

4 HESA Students – Lila Welsh, Kristen Nichols, Victoria Bost, and Holli Stillman, competed in the Graduate School’s 3 Minute Thesis Competition. Special congrats to Holli Stillman for winning the “People’s Choice Award”

Counseling Faculty Present

Counseling faculty members, Drs. Merry Leigh Dameron, Melodie Frick, Elizabeth Likis-Werle, and Heather Thompson presented at the Association of Counselor Education and Supervision national conference in Seattle, WA in early October.