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Alumni Spotlight: A Professor Looks Back on His Journey in Civics Education 

When we first met with Aviv Cohen in 2011, we discussed his passion for Civics Education as an international doctoral student in the Program in Social Studies. Now, five years later, he is joining the faculty of the Seymour Fox School of Education at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and continuing his research in civic …


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Noriko Kato.

  When we first met with Aviv Cohen in 2011, we discussed his passion for Civics Education as an international doctoral student in the Program in Social Studies. Now, five years later, he is joining the faculty of the Seymour Fox School of Education at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and continuing his …

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A&H in the City Alumni Event Series Opens November 7 at Museum of the City of New York 

The Department of Arts & Humanities hosts its first A&H in the City event on November 7th at from 1pm-4pm time at the beautiful Museum of the City of New York. The event is free and open to TC Alumni from the A&H department. Attendees will receive a highlights tour of the museum and then …


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by ahofc.

The Department of Arts & Humanities hosts its first A&H in the City event on November 7th at from 1pm-4pm time at the beautiful Museum of the City of New York. The event is free and open to TC Alumni from the A&H department. Attendees will receive a highlights tour of the museum and then will …

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Highlighting Our Alumni: Brian Lawless Embraces “the Unexpected” in China 

It’s 8:30am on a Friday morning in Ho Chi Minh City. Teachers College alum, Brian Lawless is on winter vacation for the Chinese New Year and has graciously agreed to speak with me via Skype.


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by ahofc.

by Myiesha Gordon Brian Lawless and the skyline of Shanghai. It’s 8:30am on a Friday morning in Ho Chi Minh City. Teachers College alum, Brian Lawless is on winter vacation for the Chinese New Year and has graciously agreed to speak with me via Skype. Born and raised in San Diego, California, Lawless attended UCLA …

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Alumni Spotlight: Michael Marino 

Social Studies alum Michael Marino is building on the doctoral work he completed at TC in his new role as Assistant Professor of History at The College of New Jersey. A 2008 graduate of TC’s Social studies program, Marino’s dissertation examined how world history is taught in secondary schools. Now the coordinator for the History …

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TC Alumnus John B. King Jr. Named New York Education Commissioner 


Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Amy Wolf.

May 16, 2011. Social Studies alumnus John B. King Jr. was named New York's next education commissioner, with a unanimous vote of the Board of Regents. At 36, Dr. King will be among the nation’s youngest educational leaders and is the state’s first African-American and first Puerto Rican education commissioner. “Having gone to New York City …

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Social Studies Alum Named NY Education Commissioner 

Dr. John B. King, Jr., was named Commissioner of the New York Board of Regents. For more information, check out the New York times announcement:

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