News from February 2021

Christy Austin wins another award for her outstanding scholarship
February 24, 2021

MCPER's Christy Austin has won the Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) John Wills Lloyd Outstanding Doctoral Research Award. 

The award includes a $500 stipend, up to an additional $500 for travel to receive the award at the CEC Annual Convention, a 1-year membership in CEC, an opportunity to present the research at the CEC 2021 Annual Convention, and an invitation to submit the research for publication in the journal Learning Disabilities Research & Practice.

This award is the second Austin has won in recent weeks. Previously, she won the CEC Student Research Award