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The Fabulous Fifties: Half a century later, TC's "Golden Anniversary" alumni share their memories

On the first day of Convocation 2015, Teachers College hosted a special brunch in honor of its Golden Alumni – those who graduated 50 years ago or more.  About 30 alumni attended from near and far, swapped stories and marched in the processional at Convocation, as several had in 1965.  In brief, several alumni shared their favorite memories, discussed the impact TC had on their personal and professional lives, and recalled the Civil Rights movement and other flashpoints of America during the 1960s. 

Those appearing in the highlights video are:

Peggy Fisher, M.A., 1963, Nursing Education

Delores Fox, M.A., 1961, Family and Community Education

Ignacio Gotz, M.A.,1965,  Educational Administration

Oliver Greene, Professional Diploma, 1967; M.A., Educational Administration, 1957

Louis Kornhauser, M.A., 1947,  Educational Administration

Jean Lovett, M.A., 1965, Language, Literature, and Social Studies

H. Tenney Miller, M.A., 1950, Family and Community Education

Earl Nissen, Ed.D., 1960, Educational Administration

Shirley C. Osborn, M.A., 1955, Curriculum and Teaching

Dr. Lila Swell, Ed.D., 1964 Family and Community Education

Salvatrice Alfano Valenti, M.A., 1950, Curriculum and Teaching

 

Stay tuned for the posting of the full-length interviews from the Golden Anniversary Brunch.


Published Monday, Jun. 22, 2015

The Fabulous Fifties: Half a century later, TC's "Golden Anniversary" alumni share their memories

On the first day of Convocation 2015, Teachers College hosted a special brunch in honor of its Golden Alumni – those who graduated 50 years ago or more.  About 30 alumni attended from near and far, swapped stories and marched in the processional at Convocation, as several had in 1965.  In brief, several alumni shared their favorite memories, discussed the impact TC had on their personal and professional lives, and recalled the Civil Rights movement and other flashpoints of America during the 1960s. 

Those appearing in the highlights video are:

Peggy Fisher, M.A., 1963, Nursing Education

Delores Fox, M.A., 1961, Family and Community Education

Ignacio Gotz, M.A.,1965,  Educational Administration

Oliver Greene, Professional Diploma, 1967; M.A., Educational Administration, 1957

Louis Kornhauser, M.A., 1947,  Educational Administration

Jean Lovett, M.A., 1965, Language, Literature, and Social Studies

H. Tenney Miller, M.A., 1950, Family and Community Education

Earl Nissen, Ed.D., 1960, Educational Administration

Shirley C. Osborn, M.A., 1955, Curriculum and Teaching

Dr. Lila Swell, Ed.D., 1964 Family and Community Education

Salvatrice Alfano Valenti, M.A., 1950, Curriculum and Teaching

 

Stay tuned for the posting of the full-length interviews from the Golden Anniversary Brunch.


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