Diversity - Alumni

As a result of their studies, experiences, and excellent faculty guidance, GSEHD alumni are expert makers of change. Their gained knowledge and inclusive leadership meets the needs of an ever-complex-world and aids them in tackling the most challenging problems in education and human development.

Alumni Features on EdFix

EdFix is GSEHD’s official podcast hosted by Dean Michael Feuer. EdFix aims to open the conversation about the practice and promise of education, as well as tackle some of education’s most complex issues through discussions with researchers, practitioners, policymakers. Amongst regular guests on EdFix are GSEHD alumni who share effective strategies and provocative ideas that themselves and others use to work towards positive and inclusive changes in the realm of education.

Episode 16: “What if a robot takes my job?” Workforce Development in an Era of Change What is the real impact of technology and process transformation on American workers? Are we doing enough to prepare the modern workforce at a time of growing inequality and stagnant wage growth? Dr. Mary Kay Vona, Principal in Ernst & Young LLP's People Advisory Services, and Dr. Ellen Scully-Russ, Associate Professor of Human and Organizational Learning, discuss the changing nature of work, talent shortages in the U.S., and curricula to support the jobs of the future.

 

Alumni Making a Difference

 

GSEHD alumnus Dr. Kirk Nooks (Ed.D., Higher Education Administration) gave the keynote address at Mercer University's (Georgia) "Living the Dream" program...
GSEHD alumnus Dr. Antonio Ellis (master's, Special Education and Disabilities Studies) co-authored a peer-reviewed article in the Journal of Educational...
Four International Education Program (IEP) Alumni (Alison Grimsland, Matt Sacco, Ben Sylla, and William Webber) recently returned to GSEHD discuss their...
GSEHD alumna Dr. Leah Zimmerman (master's, Transition Special Education; EdD, Special Education) has been named the executive director of Pennsylvania State...
GSEHD alumna Hala Abdulaziz Aseel (master's, Community Counseling) was highlighted in the Arab News article, "The Face: Hala Abdulaziz Aseel, Saudi...
GSEHD alumnus Glen Gummess (master's, Educational Technology Leadership) produced a documentary that was aired on public television in Chicago, WTTW-TV. The...

GSEHD alumni Drs. Nicole Dillard and Russell Robinson (both Ed.D., Executive Leadership Program) recorded a podcast on diversity and inclusion on the Amplified Research Speakerbox podcast series