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High School Students in PACE Visit Baylor and SOE
PACE-Lakia-THumbnailIn June, Baylor SOE helped welcome to campus the Promoting Achievement in Communities Everywhere (PACE) program, a nonprofit organization that serves upperclassmen high school students. Students visited Baylor as part of an annual two-week summer trip to explore different colleges. Dr. Lakia Scott, assistant professor in the School of Education’s Department of Curriculum & Instruction, has led this summer trip since 2011, when she got involved with PACE.

Dr. Jon Engelhardt Retires from SOE Deanship
Engelhardt June 2014-ThumbnailDr. Jon Engelhardt, dean of the Baylor School of Education since July 2007, is retiring at the end of June 2015. Prior to the Baylor deanship, Engelhardt served for 20 years as an education dean at the University of Texas El Paso, Northern Arizona University, and Wichita State University. He also served as a faculty member in mathematics education and administrator at Arizona State University for 16 years.

SOE’s Dr. Rishi Sriram Appointed to Editorial Board
Rishi Sriram - THUMBDr. Rishi Sriram, graduate program director in the Department of Educational Administration in the Baylor School of Education, has been selected as a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of College Student Development (JCSD). JCSD is a higher-education student affairs journal published and founded by the American College Personnel Association (ACPA).

SOE Master’s Students Raise Funds for Water Play Center
Piper-Boy-THUMBBaylor School of Education master’s students in the Sport Management finance class have been working to raise $10,000 to build a water play center at the Piper Center for Family Studies and Child Development. “The garden feature provides opportunities for the children to learn about nature, ecology, and God’s call for us to be good stewards of his creation," said SOE assistant professor in the sport management graduate program.

Three Memorable Teachers Honored by Baylor School of Education
MemTeachers-THUMBBaylor School of Education honored three teachers April 13 on the Baylor campus. Each year, the Baylor SOE recognizes memorable teachers or mentors as part of its annual Senior Recognition Banquet. Memorable educators are nominated by the Baylor students, who submit an essay to support their nomination, and then chosen by a Baylor faculty committee. Teachers honored were Becky Griffith of Nacogdoches, Jerry Sutterfield of Dallas, and Christy Walker of Crawford (pictured).

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