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Doctoral Student Receives Alec Courtelis Award


Alena Prikhidko was named a recipient of the 2017 Alec Courtelis Award. The award is given annually to three outstanding international graduate students at the University of Florida.


UF Counselor Education Program Named FCA Advocate of the Year


The program was honored for their advocacy work that has included advocating for counseling on Capitol Hill, engaging in a letter writing campaign to state legislators, conducting research to examine the effect of advocacy engagement on students advocacy and social justice competencies, and other social justice and advocacy activities.


Dr. Super receives the 2017 Pete Fisher Humanitarian Award


Dr. Super received this award for his care and passion to others. He has demonstrated this in numerous ways including through his volunteer work with LGBT+ Center in Orlando, help in responding to the Pulse tragedy, and also in his daily interactions with students and colleagues.


Doctoral Student named the 2017 FCA Member of the Year


Alena Prikhidko was recognized for her outstanding service to the organization through leadership including her involvement as a representative for her state region and in the Florida Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (FACES), and social media and video development for the organization.


Doctoral Student Receives the 2017 ACC Graduate Student Award


Sunni Lutton was recognized for her integration of creativity within her work as a counselor, including the use of sandtray with clients, the facilitation of a group for clients entitled "Creative Expressions", and other creative interventions.


Doctoral Student Receives College of Education Outstanding International Student Award

Alena Prikhidko received the UF College of Education Outstanding International Student Award. This award recognizes an international student that demonstrates exceptional scholarly research activity, outstanding participation in the department, and service to the University community.


Smith Receives National Award and Elected as President-Elect of the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development

Smith received the 2017 Mary Smith Arnold Anti-Oppression Award from ACA’s Association of Counselors for Social Justice, which honors professional counselors and educators who have an exemplary record of challenging multiple forms of oppression in the counseling professions and in […]


Scholarship Recognition Night

Counselor Education students received College of Education scholarships at the Annual College of Education Recognition Dinner .


Students and Faculty at ACA

Go Counselor Ed Gators!


Dr. Ana Puig Honored with Mentoring Leadership Award

Dr. Ana Puig received the 2016 Compadrazgo/Comadrazga (Godparent) Mentoring Leadership Award. This award recognizes an individual of the Latina/o Network of the Association of Multicultural Counseling and Development who is active in the mentorship of Latina/o counseling students or professionals, demonstrates commitment to multiculturalism and social justice, and has demonstrated leadership (or leadership potential) within the Latina/o Network.


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