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Today the KU Center for Sustainability awarded Dr. Robert Harrington, professor in the Department of Psychology and Research in Education for his work on social climate and education. His research and writings have been used to make classroom environments more welcoming to all students, no matter race, sex, disability, learning style, ethnicity, language, age and class, among others, and thus lead to better educational outcomes. Read more here: https://news.ku.edu/ku-center-sustainability-announces-2014-sustainability-leadership-award-recipients
Center announces 2014 Sustainability Leadership Awards | The University of Kansas
Center announces 2014 Sustainability Leadership AwardsMon, 04/21/2014ContactJeff SeverinCenter for Sustainability785-864-5804jseverin@ku.eduLAWRENCE — The University of Kansas Center for Sustainability will present the 2014 Sustainability Leadership Awards on Tuesday, April 22, as part of KU's Earth…

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10th among public universities for its master’s and doctoral programs
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#1 public program in nation for special education
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Assists public schools and other partners in all 105 Kansas counties
$938,377 in scholarship funds awarded to 420+ students
Research expenditures of $36,804,773 for 2011-12