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School of Education Zoom Backgrounds

As remote and online learning becomes more commonplace, our students and alumni want to show their School of Education spirit! You can use these images as backgrounds in Zoom and other video conferencing software, or as desktop backgrounds. 
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Kirsis Dipre headshot

Dipre Awarded $20,000 Counseling Fellowship from NBCC Foundation

Kirsis Allennys Dipre, a doctoral student in the counseling and human services department in the School of Education, was recently selected for the NBCC Minority Fellowship Program for Doctoral Counselors (NBCC MFP) by The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC). As an NBCC MFP Doctoral Fellow, Dipre will receive funding and...
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SSS student Manny Zapata ’18 speaks at the Center for Academic Achievement and Student Development Baccalaureate ceremony in 2018.

Student Support Services Awarded $2 Million in Federal Funding to Help Students Succeed

The U.S. Department of Education has announced that Syracuse University will receive a federal Student Support Services (SSS) grant of $2,059,465 over five years to help more students succeed in and graduate from college. SSS at Syracuse University is one of the longest running SSS programs in the country and has been in existence since...
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Tiffany Hamm

Tiffany Hamm named AACTE Holmes Scholar of the Month

Tiffany Hamm, third-year doctoral student in science education, is highlighted by the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) as Holmes Scholar of the Week. Smith is part of the first cohort of Holmes Scholars at Syracuse University; the program supports students from historically underrepresented communities enrolled in doctoral programs in education. Prior to pursuing her doctoral...
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SummerStart Goes Virtual This Year to Support 100 Incoming Students

Like many other educators and student support professionals, the staff of the Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Program (HEOP) and Student Support Services (SSS) faced unique challenges this summer of 2020. All incoming HEOP and SSS students typically attend a mandatory, six-week residential summer bridge program, SummerStart, and this year the hallmark transition program had...
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Kathleen Hinchman Elected to Reading Hall of Fame

Kathleen Hinchman, Professor of Reading and Language Arts in the School of Education has been elected into the Reading Hall of Fame, an independent organization that recognizes lifetime achievements in the field of reading. She is among 6 new living members and 4 deceased members, who will join the Reading Hall of Fame membership in 2020. This honor is another...
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OPRD’s Mary Welker And Family Bleed Orange

Mary Welker ’20 is a mom, a role model to her four daughters, a full-time Syracuse University staff member, an Alumni Scholar and a recipient of the Nancy Gelling Award given to a student for high academic achievement. In May, the University College Class of 2020 graduate shared the significant accomplishment of graduating from Syracuse...
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Spring 2020 Dean’s Message: The work we must and will take up

We are at a historic crossroads. The killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery have focused our nation’s attention, and the world’s attention, on the anti-Black racism and violence that has occurred in our country for hundreds of years. And the coronavirus pandemic and resulting economic upheaval have shined a light on glaring...
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Justine Hastings

Student Profile: Justine Hastings ’21

Justine Hastings ’21 has made a name for herself in the Syracuse University community as an educator, leader, and scholar – and she still has her capstone year ahead of her. Having been elected SA (Student Association) president in April, and announced a 2020-21 Remembrance Scholar in May, Hastings is strengthening her force behind the...
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Steve Covello

Alum Profile: Steve Covello G’11: Bowler, Maker of things, and Open Education Ambassador

Steve Covello earned an MS in Instructional Design, Development, and Evaluation in 2011, and has been with Granite State College (USNH) since June 2011 as the Rich Media Specialist and member of the instructional design team for GSC’s fully online degree programs. His background is in video production / post-production, graphic animation, WordPress website development,...
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Grad Admissions Virtual Road Show

Thursday, September 10 - Thursday, November 5
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Graduate Admissions Info Sessions

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Family Weekend 2020 with the School of Education

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Graduate Admissions Info Sessions

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