Catherine J. Crowley (Ph.D. '10), Strategic Speech Partner at Smile Train, brought TC's "Cleft Palate Speech and Feeding" curriculum to the Philippines where she and other speech therapists trained and certified caregivers in cleft palate speech therapy and feeding. Crowley is also Professor of Practice, Coordinator of Bilingual/Multicultural Program Focus and the Ghana and Bolivia programs, and Director of the Bilingual Extension Institute at TC.
Mary Edlow (M.A. '67)
Through the generosity of Mary Edlow (M.A. '67) - a New York City psychoanalyst and board member of Sanctuary for Families - TC is launching a new Sex Education Initiative and fully-funded teacher training program during Fall 2017. The early application deadline is September 20. Read more >>
Gail Foster (Ed.D. '88)
Gail Foster (Ed.D. '88), Executive Director of Morningside Playcare, recently delivered a talk, "How to Create a Multilingual Child," as part of the Toddler Language Project, an early childhood dual-language immersion program. Read more >>
Joan Gussow (Ed.D. '75)
TC's Mary Swartz Rose Professor Emerita of Nutrition Education Joan Gussow (Ed.D. '75) received the prestigious Helen Denning Ullrich Award of Excellence in Nutrition Education from the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB) Read more >>
George Papayannis (M.A. '04)
George Papayannis (M.A. '04) successfully summited Mount Washington, the tallest peak in New England, not once but twice in July. His efforts were part of a fundraising hike for the Museum of Science, Boston.
Distinguished Alumni & Early Career Award Nominations
The Alumni Council is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Distinguished Alumni and Early Career Awards. The deadline to submit a nomination is September 8, 2017. Winners will be announced in January 2018 and honored during the 2018 Academic Festival. Help us celebrate the distinguished service and accomplishments of our alumni community - submit your nominations today!
Melissa Sweazy (M.Ed. '10)
In 2016 Melissa Sweazy (M.Ed. '10) was named the Illinois Charter School Network's Principal of the Year. The Network produced a video to spotlight Sweazy's dedication to her staff and students and her passionate for education. Watch >>
Khaitsa Wasiyo (Ed.D. '09)
Khaitsa Wasiyo (Ed.D. '09) - an international expert in adult learning, instructional technology/media and leadership - is co-hosting "Teaching with Grace in the 21st Century," a 24 hour, online, international, professional development conference presented by TC's Center for Professional Education of Teachers (CPET). Read more >>
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