Around the Association
Alexander “Sasha” M. Sidorkin leaves the Higher School of Economics in Moscow (Russia) to become dean of the College of Education at California State University Sacramento.
Cindy Juntunen, interim dean of the College of Education and Human Development at the University of North Dakota, becomes dean.
Elaine Carey leaves St. John’s University (NY) to become dean of the College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences at Purdue University Northwest.
Valerie Kinloch leaves Ohio State University to become Renée and Richard Goldman Dean of the University of Pittsburgh (PA) School of Education.
Cheryl Ney, interim dean of the Charter College of Education at California State University, Los Angeles, becomes dean.
Sandra Beyda-Lorie, interim dean of the Daniel L. Goodwin College of Education at Northeastern Illinois University, becomes dean.
Randy Bomer leaves the University of Texas at Austin to become dean of the College of Education at the University of North Texas, effective in fall 2017.
Royce “Hank” Dasinger leaves Ingram State Technical College (AL) to become dean of the College of Education at Troy University (AL).
David Allsopp, professor of exceptional student education in the University of South Florida College of Education, is named the Sam Kirk Educator of the Year by the Learning Disabilities Association of America.
David Whaley, dean of the College of Education and Human Services at Murray State University (KY), is elected chair of the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board.