Each year, faculty in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) come together to select an outstanding student in their program to receive the honor of being named as their program award winner. Students selected for this award embody the very best of their program: they excel in their studies; they demonstrate leadership in classes and internships; and they have a genuine and tenacious passion for their discipline.
The College of Education and Human Development faculty in Educational Psychology have chosen
2021 Outstanding Student in Educational Psychology – Learning, Cognition, and Motivation
Q & A with Outstanding Student in Educational Psychology – Learning, Cognition, and Motivation, Adebisi Lawson:
What part of your Mason experience are you most proud of?
Research was the highlight of my Mason experience. I had the opportunity to work with classmates and professors on different aspects of Educational Psychology.
What are your future plans, goals, and dreams?
I am an educator and I plan to involve myself in more education research projects that are tailored towards improving international education policies
What is your favorite memory from your time in the College of Education and Human Development?
My first day on the George Mason Campus at the new student’s orientation. It felt like I was given a running baton to start running and I did.
What advice do you have for fellow CEHD students?
The are many roads to reaching your potential, be limitless.
Would you like to give any shout-outs to those who supported you along the way?
I will like to give a shoutout to all my professors for their unique contributions toward the successful completion of my program.