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The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education alumni are our most valuable resource. We encourage you to become involved in a variety of ways:

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McCracken Renovation

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Your commitment and involvement with The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education assures our successes in preparing the next generation of teachers, counselors and administrators. Whether you become an active member of The Patton College's Society of Alumni & Friends, or you make a financial contribution to The Patton College, you are helping shape the lives of our graduates and those who are touched by the skills, expertise and leadership they exhibit as they leave McCracken Hall.

The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education alumni number more than any other college at Ohio University. Sharing the vast skills and expertise of our alumni is vital to University success. You may wish to consider returning to campus as a guest lecturer, serving as a mentor to an apprentice teacher, counselor or administrator, participating in a conference that enhances our academic offerings, or you may partner with The Patton College in offering a clinical experience for students. We welcome an opportunity to talk with you about becoming involved with our mission.

Alum Of The Month

Holly PettetTina Hall
Holly Pettet & Tina Hall

Recently, The Patton College held a video contest for public educators to submit a video with the theme “Why I Teach?” Two of the four winners are The Patton College alumnae. Holly Pettet took second place with this video: And Tina Hall took fourth with this video: We’ve decided to make them both our March Alumni of the Month!

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Five Reasons to Hire a Patton College Graduate

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