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Spotlight On Art and Art Education Instructor and Ed.D.CT Candidate Hong Wan Tham 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

Hong Wan Tham received his BFA from the University of North Texas and his MFA from Pratt Institute.  He is a working artist and teaches sculpture for the Art and Art Education program at TC.  A citizen of Singapore and a former Malaysian, Hong Wan finds that his experiences living in both countries and in …

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Spotlight on TESOL/AL Student Yoonah Seong 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

Yoonah is a third year TESOL/AL Ed.D student.  She received her bachelor’s degree in Korea in English Literature and her Master’s in Applied Linguistics from the University of Hawaii.  She is a testing coordinator at TC’s Community English Program and an English teacher at New York University. How did you make the transition from studying …

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Spotlight on Music and Education Student: Rosa Lee 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Pressible Staff.

by Keisha Hutchins Hirlinger Master’s in Education in Music student, Rosa Lee, uses both her spiritual practice and educational experiences to inform her performance practice. You can hear her inspired performance at her Master’s Piano Recital on Friday, December 16th at 7:30 in Milbank Chapel. You studied at Julliard and earned both your bachelor’s and …

Posted 81 months ago by

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Spotlight on Art and Art Education Student Nishan Patel 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

Nishan is in his second year of a Master’s program in Art and Art Education.  He received his BFA from Syracuse University in 2009 and is an educator, painter, and illustrator.  He has published two children’s books, “Sammy’s New Home” and "Evelyn Sylvan and the Curse of the Magical Tree Stump". How did your interest …

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Spotlight on Chris Babits: Social Studies and Education Ed.D. Student 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

Chris Babits is an Ed.D. candidate in Social Studies Education.  He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in History from Clark University, focusing on the history of the United States and Atlantic World.  Chris was a boarding school teacher for three years, has done curatorial work for the Nantucket Historical Association and research for the …

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Spotlight on Alumna Monika Ekiert: “A product of TC!” 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

Dr. Monika Ekiert received her doctorate in Applied Linguistics (AL) from TC in May, 2010. She also holds a Master of Arts degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from TC.  She has collectively spent nine years at the college in a variety of capacities (including a revamp of the Community Language …

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Imagination, Possibility, and Wide-awakeness: Maxine Greene’s Salon at the Creativity, Imagination, and Innovation Symposium 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Christine Gentry.

I have not seen Maxine Greene since the final day of the life-changing course that I took with her last Fall: Education and the Aesthetic Experience. And now here she is, perched in the middle of the stage, one delicate hand grasping the other across her belly. She looks fabulous—dressed to the nines, lipstick, gold …

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Bilingual/Bicultural Education Joins the Arts & Humanities Department 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

A Conversation with Professor Maria E. Torres-Guzman Professor Maria E. Torres-Guzman, Bilingual/Bicultural Education Program Coordinator, sees her field as evolving. And this evolution includes the very natural move of the program to the Arts & Humanities Department.  “In the world, multilingualism is becoming more and more important.  With the spread of English comes the need …

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AERA Names David Hansen as Fellow 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

On March 3, The American Educational Research Association (AERA) announced the selection of 31 scholars as AERA Fellows in recognition of their exceptional scientific or scholarly contributions to education research or significant contributions to the field through the development of research opportunities and settings.  Fellows are nominated by their peers, selected and recommended by the …

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