College of Education receives RooNited award

RooNited AwardThe College of Education was recognized as the unit on campus with the greatest increase in United Way contributions for the 2014 campaign.  The RooNited Award was presented to Dr. Phil Martucci, Steering Committee Member from the COE.  United Way contributions support local programs to advance the common good of residents of Summit County through education, financial stability, healthcare and healthy environments, and basic human services.  Thank you to all who contributed to United Way!

Outstanding Faculty and Distinguished Alumni

The College of Education and the Education Alumni Board will honor the 2015 Outstanding Faculty and Distinguished Alumni at the 23rd Annual Awards Dinner on April 7.

The 2015 Outstanding Faculty Award recipients are:

  • Outstanding Teaching Award: Dr. Kristin L. Koskey, associate professor, Educational Foundations and Leadership
  • Outstanding Teaching Award: Dr. Alfred W. Daviso III, assistant professor, Curricular & Instructional Studies
  • Outstanding Service Award: Karen B. Plaster, clinical instructor, Curricular & Instructional Studies
  • Outstanding Research Award: Dr. Gary M. Holliday, assistant professor, Curricular & Instructional Studies

The 2015 Distinguished Education Alumni recipients are:

  • Russell A. Chaboudy ’87, superintendent, Coventry Local Schools
  • Dale R. Fortner ’90, superintendent, retired, Wadsworth City Schools
  • Aaron J. Galpert ’80, ’81, athletic trainer, Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Michelle D. Jones ’00, ’05, teacher, Akron Public Schools

In addition, the Community Partner Award will be presented to the Cuyahoga County Public Library.

Congratulations to all!

Preadmission Advising

Preadmission Advising for those entering the College of Education is available in Central Hower 303.  Hours are:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm by appointment only
  • Tuesday, Thursday - 8:30 am - 4:00 pm walk-in advising

The Office of Student Services may be contacted at (330) 972-7750 or educ@uakron.eduMore information

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