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Abby M. O'Neill Gives $11 Million to Teachers College for Scholarship Support
Abby M. O'Neill Gives $11 Million to Teachers College for Scholarship Support

Teachers College has received an extraordinary $11 million commitment from longtime Trustee Abby M. O'Neill. The gift reflects her passion for supporting aspiring teachers.
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Water Under the Bridge
Water Under the Bridge

In a U.S. Army publication profile, Olivia Hooker, a 98-year-old former college professor and graduate of Teachers College, recalls her service as one of the first African American women in the Coast Guard SPAR program during World War II.
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From Homeless to a Home at TC
From Homeless to a Home at TC

Liz Murray made it to Harvard after living on the street. Now she's come to Teachers College to learn to help others
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Alumna Dr. Ruth Featured in PBS documentary "The Makers: Women Who Make America"

Dr. Ruth Westheimer

Dr. Ruth Westheimer

The Adjunct Professor Dr. Ruth Westheimer is featured in the documentary on the women's movement, airing on PBS. The psychologist and sex therapist is teaching a class, "Families, Television and Other Media,"  this spring semester through the International and Transcultural Studies Department.

LINK: MAKERS: Women Who Make America