Teachers College, Columbia University News: TC Community http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news News at Teachers College, Columbia University en-us Copyright 2014 Teachers College, Columbia University webmaster@tc.columbia.eduacquaro@exchange.tc.columbia.edu https://www.tc.columbia.edu/images/tclogo.gif Teachers College, Columbia University http://www.tc.columbia.edu/news Childrens Choirs to Sing for Peace http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9383 1/17/2014 Bringing the African Diaspora to the Big Screen http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9305 11/22/2013 The 21st annual African Diaspora International Film Festival, which includes several first-run films and discussion sessions with directors that will take place at Teachers College, will open in New York City on November 29th. Bringing the African Diaspora to the Big Screen The Case for Pondering http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9215 10/8/2013 TCs David Hansen argues for education that questions as much as it defines The Case for Pondering Inaugural Gordon Lecture Focuses on the Lost Question of Race in Education http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9211 10/1/2013 Are educators and education policymakers truly confronting issues of race and racism? Has a focus on class trumped an awareness of race? Did school desegregation obscure other inequities?brbr Charles Payne, Frank P. Hixon Distinguished Service Professor in the University of Chicagos School of Social Service Administration, will tackle these and other questions in delivering Teachers Colleges inaugural Edmund Gordon Lecture on Thursday, October 10th, at 6 pm in TCs Milbank Chapel. If You Could Save Time in a Bottle... http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9209 9/30/2013 ...what would you tell the world in the year 2138 about Teachers College? Honor Our Distinguished Alumni http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9193 9/9/2013 Giving Their Regards to TC Way http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9187 9/5/2013 An enthusiastic crowd kicks off the academic year by celebrating TCs new address Giving Their Regards to TC Way TC, As Youve Never Known It http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=9150 7/9/2013 Notice anything strange lately on campus? TC, As Youve Never Known It A Banner Year Continues http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8952 4/13/2013 First it was the bus shelters, now its the streets. The first in an ongoing series of banners celebrating the Colleges many academic strengths and the power of its alumni have gone up along Broadway, between 110th and 114th Streets and again between 118th and 120th Streets, and on 120th between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue. A Banner Year Continues Lemann Foundation now offering scholarships to TC for Brazilians http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8935 3/29/2013 TC will offer scholarships to admitted masters students from Brazil, beginning in the fall 2013. Lemann Foundation now offering scholarships to TC for Brazilians Happy Birthday, TC! http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8831 3/12/2013 The 125th anniversary celebration begins with a happy three hours in Zankel Hall The Ultimate Street Cred http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8904 3/12/2013 A series of ads in bus shelters establish TCs claim to being a place where firsts happen The Ultimate Street Cred Former Trustee Ronald Nicholson Dies http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8896 3/8/2013 Ronald A. Nicholson, a former Teachers College Trustee who served during the presidencies of Michael Timpane and Arthur Levine, passed away in early March. Former Trustee Ronald Nicholson Dies Answering Katrinas Call http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8874 2/25/2013 Jennie Moctezuma dropped her life in New York to help turn around two of the lowest-performing schools in New Orleans Big, But Not Always Easy http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8871 2/25/2013 Running a school in New Orleans or pretty much anywhere in the post-Katrina South is challenging work. TCs SPA NOLA program readies people for the job The Fire This Time http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8873 2/25/2013 As a school leader in the Mississippi Delta, Chloe Kannan has learned to base her decisions on what helps students Paying It Forward http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8872 2/24/2013 Michael Cormack used his SPA training to turn around a school with one of the worst health records in the country. Now hes encouraging his best teachers to seek leadership roles in the region as well Presidents Day Leadership Symposium http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8855 2/17/2013 125th Anniversary Symposium: Celebrating Leadership for Tomorrow, with Kristine Roome, Tom James and Ellie Drago-Severson, Monday at 4 pm in 306 Russell Hall. Presidents Day Leadership Symposium Campus and Auxiliary Services at TC is pleased to announce expansion of ID card capabilities! http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8829 1/28/2013 Starting now, students, faculty and staff will have expanded purchasing capabilities with their TC ID Card, known as the University Card. Campus and Auxiliary Services at TC is pleased to announce expansion of ID card capabilities! Celebrating a Tradition for Tomorrow http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8815 1/18/2013 TC Cares Launches Holiday Toy, Book and Coat Drives http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8735 11/29/2012 TC Cares Launches Holiday Toy, Book and Coat Drives In Sandys Aftermath, TC Partners with Kingsborough Community College to Help Students Stay on Course http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8715 11/12/2012 In the wake of an epic storm, KCC President and TC alumna Regina Peruggi has faced her toughest days on the job. One bright spot: TC is recruiting qualified members of its community to provide tutoring help to KCC students who have lost time in class. In Sandys Aftermath, TC Partners with Kingsborough Community College to Help Students Stay on Course TC Mourns Professor Emeritus Seymour Rigrodsky http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8703 10/26/2012 Professor Emeritus Seymour Rigrodsky, who chaired what is now TCs program in Speech-Language Pathology, passed away earlier this year at the age of 82. TC Mourns Professor Emeritus Seymour Rigrodsky Advancing TCs Legacy for Generations to Come http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8702 10/25/2012 In her 2012 State of the College address, President Susan Fuhrman calls for TC to honor its past while transforming the future Advancing TCs Legacy for Generations to Come Cardona, Rock and Sealey-Ruiz Receive TCs Elaine Brantley Award http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8698 10/24/2012 This years recipients of TCs Elaine Brantley Memorial Award for Community and Civility are Evelyn Cardona, Administrative Assistant in the Colleges Office of School and Community Partnerships;Thomas Rock, Executive Director of Enrollment Services; and Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz, Assistant Professor of English Education. Cardona, Rock and Sealey-Ruiz Receive TCs Elaine Brantley Award Evelyn Cardona: Thinking About Others Needs http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8699 10/24/2012 Thomas Rock (Ed.D., 02): Welcoming You, On Behalf of Teachers College http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8700 10/24/2012 Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz: Engaging Students and Peers in the Larger Community http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8701 10/24/2012 Eugene Garcia to Speak on Teaching English Language Learners http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8692 10/12/2012 Eugene Garcia, an expert on early learning, bilinguaal development and equal educational opportunity, will speak on Teaching Young English Language Learners on Wednesday, October 17th, from 7-9 pm in TCs Milbank Chapel. Eugene Garcia to Speak on Teaching English Language Learners A School Arrives http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8681 9/21/2012 TCCS celebrates its new home, cheered on by the community and a cast of dignitaries TEDx at TC now Online http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8673 9/21/2012 Video from this past springs TEDx conference is now available on YouTube. If you were one of the nearly 300 graduate students, professors, and organization leaders who attended the talk, Innovations in International Education, or would like to see what you missed out on, now is your chance. TEDx at TC now Online A Teacher Asks Why http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8660 8/31/2012 At TC, a young Indonesian hopes to grapple with some really big questions about education Continuing His Quest http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8663 8/31/2012 Recent alum and published novelist Andrew C. Shurtleff returns to TC to continue making space for meaningful conversations Finishing School for an Aspiring Change Agent http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8664 8/31/2012 Megan Hanley has worked in educations trenches. Now she wants to learn to work smarter Modernizing the Army http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8662 8/31/2012 A black female technology specialist has taught the military some new tricks, even as shes learned her trade The Fall 2012 Entering Class - By The Numbers http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8661 8/31/2012 The Fall 2012 Entering Class - By The Numbers Welcoming the Entering Class http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8665 8/31/2012 TCs incoming cohort of students is larger and more diverse than any of its predecessors. Catch up on the demographics and meet some of the new faces. Poetry in Motion http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8619 7/19/2012 A TC students firsthand account of applying lecturer Pat Zumhagens methods for using drama and other art forms to interpret written text. Poetry in Motion Be the GPS: Navigating Interpersonal Conversations http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8531 5/10/2012 Be the GPS: Navigating Interpersonal Conversations Be the GPS: Navigating Interpersonal Conversations Theres an App for That http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8529 5/10/2012 Theres an App for That Theres an App for That Connecting Communities Online http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8558 5/10/2012 Connecting Communities Online Connecting Communities Online Decoding the Web of College Admissions http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8532 5/10/2012 Decoding the Web of College Admissions Decoding the Web of College Admissions Realizing the Promise of Technology in the Classroom http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8530 5/10/2012 Realizing the Promise of Technology in the Classroom Realizing the Promise of Technology in the Classroom Tomorrow Only: Check Out The MeYouZeum http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8487 4/27/2012 Tomorrow only and#8212; Saturday, April 28 and#8212; from 10 am to 3 pm in Grace Dodge Hall 449, check out a href= http://meyouzeum.weebly.com/The MeYouZeum/a, an interactive, collaborative, participatory museum exhibit with learning stations that explore notions of home and identity. Tomorrow Only: Check Out The MeYouZeum An Electrifying Celebration http://www.TC.columbia.edu/news/article.htm?id=8474 4/25/2012 TCs Academic Festival 2012 highlights the power of technology to transform learning An Electrifying Celebration