Patton College of Education

Alumna Bobbi Kasproski fulfills lifelong dream to author children’s book

May 17, 2023 For OHIO alumna Bobbi Kasproski, retirement was an opportunity to fulfill a long-held dream of becoming a children’s book author.

Wendy Adams joins Center for Teaching, Learning, and Assessment

May 12, 2023 Ohio University's Center for Teaching, Learning and Assessment has named Wendy Adams as its new associate director for assessment.

Ohio University Southern graduate takes pride in university community

May 12, 2023 Ohio University Southern student Shannon Frazee was recognized as this year’s Associate in Science Outstanding Graduate and earned a Bachelor of Science in Middle Childhood Education.

Ohio University Chillicothe students provide valuable tutoring at Zane Trace Elementary

May 9, 2023 Ohio University Chillicothe has enriched its long-standing partnership with Zane Trace School District with an intensive tutoring program with funding from the Ohio Department of Education.

Doctoral student Sunder Singhani selected for prestigious National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program

May 9, 2023 Sunder Singhani, a doctoral student in counselor education, has been selected for the National Board of Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program for Mental Health Counselors. 

OHIO alumna Ciara Crinion named head coach of US Under 15 Women’s Youth National Team

May 9, 2023 US Soccer has appointed Ohio University graduate Ciara Crinion as the new full-time head coach of the US Under 15 Women’s Youth National Team. 

International honor society selects counselor education doctoral student Ibrahim Akmese as Leadership Fellow

May 9, 2023 Ibrahim Akmese, a doctoral student in counselor education has been selected as a Leadership Fellow for Chi Sigma Iota (CSI), Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society International.

Commencement Spotlight: Lanaé Hobbs-Gazaway

May 5, 2023 Lanaé Hobbs-Gazaway offers this advice for new students: Do not miss out on getting involved with your community. It helps you feel like you belong, and it looks great on your resume.

Recognizing academic excellence: The Patton College celebrates student, faculty and staff achievements

May 4, 2023 Students, faculty, and staff gathered in the Baker University Center Ballroom for The Patton College of Education's Awards and Recognition event on April 25, 2023.

Commencement Spotlight: Emily Moore

May 4, 2023 Emily Moore, a preschool intervention specialist at Ross-Pike Educational Service District, is graduating from the Patton College of Education with a Master of Education in Reading and a Reading Endorsement.

Commencement Spotlight: Mackenna Brown

May 4, 2023 MacKenna Brown, from Chillicothe, is graduating from the Patton College of Education with her Bachelor of Science in Education with a focus on early childhood and elementary education.

Lisa Harrison appointed interim dean of the Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education

May 4, 2023 Ohio University Executive Vice President and Provost Dr. Elizabeth Sayrs has named Dr. Lisa Harrison interim dean of the Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education.

Ohio University and Dilley family unite to make higher education more accessible for West Virginia students

May 3, 2023 An Ohio University education will be more affordable for select students from West Virginia thanks to a new scholarship fund created by a family with multigenerational ties to OHIO. The Dilley Family Scholarship for West Virginia was established with funding from the Dilley family combined with The OHIO MatchTM funds to create a $1 million endowment.

Commencement Spotlight: Jodie Penrod

May 3, 2023 Jodie Penrod's advice for new OHIO students: I would tell someone to not miss the opportunity to engage and immerse yourself in the learning process.

Commencement Spotlight: Susan Ngbabare

May 3, 2023 For Susan Ngbabare, the support and guidance provided by OHIO faculty and staff was invaluable, particularly as an African international student trying to navigate the complexities of studying abroad.