Sara Nasrollahian Mojarad

Student Spotlight:
Sara Nasrollahian Mojarad is currently seeking her PhD in educational psychology and research, with a concentration in the Adult Learning program. Originally from Tehran, Iran, she received her BA in English literature and MA in educational psychology from Allameh Tabatabaei University and joined UT Knoxville in 2013. We asked her to reflect on some past and current experiences. Read her responses below.

Upsilon Theta Spotlight

Upsilon Theta is a chapter of Chi Sigma Iota (CSI), an international honor society that values academic and professional excellence in counseling. The Upsilon Theta Chapter was established at UT Knoxville in 2004. To learn more about this chapter, we interviewed the current president (Everett Painter), president-elect (Nathan West) and co-faculty advisors (Casey A. Barrio Minton and Shawn L. Spurgeon). See their Q&A’s below.

Rehabilitation Counseling Awarded Two Long-Term Training Grants

The Rehabilitation Counseling program has had two Long-Term Training grant proposals funded by the Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Services Administration from the U.S. Department of Education. These grants are products of collaborative scholarship from department members of Educational Psychology and Counseling (EPC) and Theory and Practice in Teacher Education (TPTE).