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October 1, 2019
Alumni Spotlight: Jason Rawls
The Patton College of Education is honored to recognize Dr. Jason Rawls, independent hip-hop and soul producer, DJ, author, and educator, as our October Alum of the Month.  Rawls is revitalizing the education field through Hip-Hop Based Education (HHBE), the integration of hip-hop into academic curriculum. “Because hip-hop is the dominan...
October 1, 2019
Alumni Spotlight: Jason Rawls
The Patton College of Education is honored to recognize Dr. Jason Rawls, independent hip-hop and soul producer, DJ, author, and educator, as our October Alum of the Month.  Rawls is revitalizing the education field through Hip-Hop Based Education (HHBE), the integration of hip-hop into academic curriculum. “Because hip-hop is the dominan...
September 25, 2019
Student Success: Carla Roberson
Since her time as an undergraduate student, doctoral candidate Carla Roberson has been a part of scholar programs that encourage and celebrate success among students of color.  Last fall, during her first year as a Holmes Scholar, Roberson was voted to serve as social media coordinator of the program. The Holmes Scholars program is a sub...
September 1, 2019
Alumni Spotlight: Melinda Tsapatsaris
The Patton College of Education is honored to recognize Melinda Tsapatsaris, Head of School at the Westland School in Los Angeles, Calif., as our September 2019 Alum of the Month. The Westland School is an independent K-12 school, and as the instructional leader, Tsapatsaris lives by its mission, which is rooted in democracy, equity, inclusivit...
August 23, 2019
The Patton College 10-Year Strategic Plan
It is the year 2029. The Patton College has achieved incredible success! What has the college accomplished, produced, created, changed, revolutionized, fixed, developed; that has changed the world? What is different in the world as a result of what the college has done? find out more here! https://www.ohio.edu/education/about/strategic-plan &...
August 23, 2019
Dean Middleton welcomes students to fall semester

Welcome to the 2019-20 academic year! I hope that you had a wonderful, relaxing summer with friends and family and that you are ready for a positive and productive start to the fall semester. The Patton College is where Learning Has No Limits! All of our programs—from teacher education to retail merchandising, from hospitality to recreation studies, from counseling to higher education—will challenge you and prepare you for life after graduation. The work you do today will help shape your future, and I encourage you to participate, contribute, and lead by example.

 

August 7, 2019
Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Danita M. Brown Young

The Patton College of Education is honored to recognize Dr. Danita M. Brown Young, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, as our August Alum of the Month.

July 3, 2019
Alumni Spotlight: Nicholas Farline
The Patton College of Education is honored to recognize Nicholas Farline, Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Director for the City of Valdez, Alaska, as our July 2019 Alum of the Month. Located on Alaska’s southern coast within the Prince William Sound, Valdez is known for picturesque parks and hiking trails, and Farline oversees all ...