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College of Education: Dean's Award Winner

4mo ago
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Wamona Dates is the Dean's Award winner for the College of Education. After a 16-year career in sales for the newspaper industry, she decided to make a difference in the lives of others and began pursuing a degree in child development. She overcame academic challenges by developing techniques to help her balance school work and family life, which included gaining the support of her four children. She has volunteered at several elementary schools, interned with the Children's Receiving Home and was a substitute for the Head Start program. She plans to earn a multiple-subject teaching credential. For the full story: http://bit.ly/1lZXep7