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2019 School of Education Distinguished Alumni Awards

In celebration of the accomplishments of our outstanding alumni and students, the University of Pittsburgh School of Education cordially invites you and your guest to the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards Reception hosted by:

Valerie Kinloch, Renée and Richard Goldman Dean, School of Education
Mark Milovats, President, School of Education Alumni Society

The award reception will take place on Friday, March 29, 2019 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at The University Club • Ballroom B (123 University Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15260).

Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.
Pay parking is available at Soldiers and Sailors Parking Garage.

For more information or for any accommodations, please contact Kyla Kuronen at or 412-383-0503.

2019 School of Education Alumni Award Recipients

Distinguished Alumni Award - Christina J. Groark, PhD
Distinguished Alumni Award - Julius M. M. Kitutu, PhD, MSc
Distinguished Early Career Award - Ira Murray, PhD
Distinguished PreK-12 Educator Award - Timothy Hetrich
Distinguished Student Leadership Award - Paulette Vincent-Ruz

Departmental Distinguished Alumni Awards
Administrative and Policy Studies - Patrick O'Toole, EdD
Health and Physical Activity - Robert Spina, PhD, FACSM
Instruction and Learning - Tsipy Gur, PhD
Psychology in Education - Matthew Fasano-McCarron, Psy.D.

Outstanding Alumni Dissertation Awards
Ross Higashi, PhD
Elizabeth LaGamba, EdD

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