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Nevers to receive honorary doctorate

Nevers to receive  honorary doctorate

Erica Welter, Staff Reporter

May 13, 2019

Ben Nevers, a former Louisiana House and Senate member, will be honored with a Doctor of Humanities degree during spring commencement. Dr. John Crain, president of the university, believes Nevers has worked tirelessly to support Southeastern. “Throughout Ben Nevers’ time in public office, he was a tre...

Training the teachers of tomorrow

Training the teachers of tomorrow

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

February 27, 2019

Dr. Paula Calderon, dean of the College of Education, and Payton Bryant, university alumna and a teacher at Luling Elementary School, visited Washington, D.C. at the invite of Betsy DeVos, United States secretary of education, to brainstorm about preparing teachers for the classroom. Calderon described...

Equity in schools

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2018

The second part of the "Creating a Marketplace of Ideas" panel discussion focused on equity in the education system. The Department of Educational Leadership and Technology sponsored the event, which was held on Oct. 16 in the Cate Teacher Education Center from 4-8 p.m. The panel included Senior...