Featured Alum Emily Goodson

Congratulations to Emily Goodson (’07), Founder & CEO of CultureSmart in Santa Monica, CA, on being featured in WFU’s Alumni Personal & Career Development Center’s Deacon Spotlight. Emily is a graduate of the English education program. https://alumni.opcd.wfu.edu/deacon-spotlight/deacon-spotlight-emily-goodson/

Walking the Talk: Bridging Movement and Literacy with Poetry and Visual Art

Professors Alan Brown (Education) and Christina Soriano (Theatre & Dance) recently published an article in the fall 2019 issue of Fringes: The North Carolina English Teachers’ Association Journal. The article is titled “Walking the Talk: Bridging Movement and Literacy with Poetry and Visual Art” and describes the dance education class they co-taught in 2018. The […]

New Research Associate Neelam Awan

Please help us welcome Ms. Neelam Awan, who will serve as our new Research Associate for Teacher Education Assessment in the Department of Education. Ms. Awan will work closely with the department’s Director of Assessment regarding program accreditation and teacher candidate assessment, and she will assist in coordinating edTPA. Ms. Awan received a Master’s Degree […]

Halloween Science Fun

What happens when two chemicals are mixed together and added to a soap dish? Foam is produced. When this chemical reaction is in a jack-o-lantern, you create a puking pumpkin! After all, who doesn’t think of science when it comes to Halloween? Great demo, Dr. French!‬ ‪What happens when two chemicals are mixed together and […]