ORSP News & Events


 Dr. Nicholas SterlingCongratulations to Dr. Nicholas Sterling, Associate Professor of Physics!

Dr. Sterling received $1,680 from the Georgia Space Grant Consortium, a pass-through entity of NASA. His project will provide underrepresented students with a summer research program, the opportunity to present their research at a professional conference, and the option of co-authoring a publication in a high-impact journal.

 Ms. Ashley Lewis and Dr. Mike Hester

Congratulations to Ms. Ashley Lewis, Director of MAP and Student Diversity, and Dr. Mike Hester, African-American Male Initiative (AAMI) Coordinator and Special Assistant to the Chief Diversity Officer!

Ms. Lewis and Dr. Hester have received $15,000 to contribute towards AAMI's goals of continued improvement of academic performance, strengthening connections, increasing wellness programming, and increasing engagement in the local community. 

 Dr. Christopher Jett

 Congratulations to Dr. Christopher Jett, Associate Professor of Mathematics Education! 

Dr. Christopher Jett was selected to participate in the 2021-2022 Student Experience Research Network (SERN) Midcareer Fellows Program. The program's goal is to bridge equity-centered research with current topics in policy. He was awarded $64,989 to support his participation in the fellowship.