Spotlights

Student Spotlights

Graduation Speakers Announced

Two students and a McKay School administrator will speak at graduation convocation, August 2018.

At this August's graduation convocation, there will be two students, Kimberly Ellsworth and Hannah Stokes, and one administrator, Al Merkley, speaking.

McKay School Student Joins Fellowship Community

Marcie Calder, school psychology student, received the Services for Transition Age Youth Fellowship

Marcie Calder was selected for support under the Minority Fellowship Program Services for Transition Age Youth (STAY) fellowship. Along with a generous stipend…

For Beginners: How to Run an Evacuation Center in a High School

Current education doctorate student Karen Strong volunteered for a day at an evacuation center only to have it turn into a two-week stay.

Wildfires spread in northern California this past October, which forced schools to shut down and turn into evacuation centers. Karen Strong found herself…

Teaching with the Arts

EdLF master’s student Karie Cooper is helping transform classroom learning with art

As part of the EdLF LPP program, Karie Cooper has been interning at Greenwood Elementary School where she writes and prepares K-6 lessons, which blend math,…

Faculty Spotlights

New Faces in the ComD Department

The Communication Disorders Department hired two new faculty members this summer.

Two new assistant professors, Tyson Harmon and Julie Schow, were hired this summer and are spotlighted here.

Graduation Speakers Announced

Two students and a McKay School administrator will speak at graduation convocation, August 2018.

At this August's graduation convocation, there will be two students, Kimberly Ellsworth and Hannah Stokes, and one administrator, Al Merkley, speaking.

Alumni Spotlights

Alumni to Alumni

Advice from Graduates to Alumni

Alumni give advice to other alumni.

Annette Evans–New Alumni Board Chair

New Alumni Board Chair

Annette Evans was born to be a mentor. She will continue to use her talents and expertise to guide and direct others as she succeeds Marie Tuttle as alumni…

Living Life with Optimism – Missy Young ('94)

Missy Young shares her key to success–Optimism

After graduation, Young decided she wanted to stay at home to raise her children. Although she never used her degree to teach formally she believes it has…

Bittersweet Goodbyes

Alumni, friends, and family gathered to wish Katie Steed good luck on her new position.

Friends, family, and alumni gathered to wish Katie Steed, former McKay School professor, good luck on her new assignment as the Disabilities Specialist Manager…