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A Fond Farewell to Lisa Nesbitt as She Retires

The Department of Educational Leadership’s administrative assistant, Lisa Nesbitt has dedicated her career to the University of Connecticut and after 37 ½ years, she is planning to retire at the end of this month.

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Adult Learning’s Marijke Kehrhahn Appointed Head of The Independent Day School

After 21 years at the Neag School, Adult Learning Professor Marijke Kehrhahn has been appointed head of The Independent Day School in Middlefield, CT. Fortunately for EDLR and Adult Learning, Marijke will be teaching a Workplace Learning course in the fall semester as an adjunct faculty member. Please join us in wishing Marijke all the best in […]

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Teaching Excellence Honorees

Congratulations to the following EDLR Faculty who received the Teaching Excellence Honor by the University Provost’s Office: Sandy BellLaura BurtonJoseph CooperMorgaen Donaldson Justin Evanovich Michele Femc-BagwellRichard GonzalesPreston GreenRobin Grenier Marijke KehrhahnSue SaundersHoward ThierySarah Woulfin Based on recent teaching evaluations, these individuals are among a select group of faculty who excel in teaching, which involves successfully […]

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Blanca Rincón Receives SFF Award

Congratulations to Blanca Rincón for receiving a Scholarship Facilitation Fund (SFF) Award!  The Office of the Vice President for Research announced Rincón as one of 27 faculty recipients.  The SFF is designed to assist faculty in the initiation, completion, or advancement of research projects, scholarly activities, creative works, or interdisciplinary initiatives that are critical to […]

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EDLR Accolades – December 2015

EDLR Accolades – December 2015 Below are news and notes from our EDLR alumni, faculty, staff, and students. We are proud of all the amazing accomplishments by our EDLR family. Students Joshua Abreu, a Ph.D. student in educational leadership, was awarded UConn’s El Instituto 2015-2016 predoctoral award for his initiative to identity and develop mentoring […]

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