RMS students successfully defend their dissertations

Congratulations to two nearly made Ph.D. students who successfully defended their dissertations.

The two students in the Research, Measurement and Statistics (RMS) program are Jieru Chen and Erica Edwards.

Edwards presented her dissertation titled, “(Bad) girls: Black girls’ and school administrators’ perceptions of re-entry after exclusionary discipline through a womanist approach to narrative inquiry.… more »

EPS doctoral student wins grant

Erica Edwards is the proud recipient of one of the Georgia State University dissertation grant awards. The award is in support of her work with black girls suspended, expelled or involved in juvenile courts and their school re-entry processes. Edwards studies with the RMS unit in our department.

“This work allows me to combine my… more »