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For UM graduate student Chaley Brunetti, helping improve the lives of children and their families has always been a calling. But in 2011, that desire came into fruition for the Cleveland native when she came to Ole Miss to begin her graduate studies in counseling and later found work at UM’s Child Advocacy and Play Therapy Institute. [Read More…]
Cameron Stubbs, Higher Education
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In spring 2003, Cameron Stubbs, now a first-year graduate student in higher education at the University of Mississippi, was only one semester away from completing his bachelor’s degree in business administration from UM with plans to enter a career in pharmaceutical sales. [Read More…]
Brian Buckhalter, Mathematics Education
After seven years of teaching mathematics at Oxford Middle School, University of Mississippi graduate student Brian Buckhalter is set to tackle new challenges in both his professional and academic life.
In addition to his new role as the mathematics coach for Oxford Public Schools, Buckhalter is beginning his first year of graduate school as a fellow at the Center for Mathematics and Science Education, [Read More…]
Blake Schrouf, Elementary Education
Since June, University of Mississippi elementary education major Blake Schrouf begins most days at 5 a.m. to help with bus departures and prepare for teaching collaborations for the Teach for America training facility at Delta State University in Cleveland. For the Seattle native, summer vacation has provided a behind the scenes look at one of the most competitive alternate route teacher [Read More…]
Susan Burrow, Higher Education
The path to obtaining a doctoral degree is often compared to training for a marathon; both require years of determination and discipline.
For Susan Burrow, who was among more than 80 UM graduate students honored May 10 during Ole Miss’ doctoral hooding ceremony, this pursuit has helped achieve a long-held career goal: the presidency of a public institution of higher learning. [Read More…]