Paul Alberto and Susan Ogletree with a College of Education student awardee

College-Wide Awards

Hayden-Waltz Doctoral Dissertation Award

Established by College of Education alumni Dr. Melvin Hayden and Dr. Lucy Welzant Hayden to honor their parents, Mr. & Mrs. Ralph Waldo Hayden, Sr. and Mr. & Mrs. Edwin Millart Waltz. This $1,000 award is presented to a doctoral student or graduate whose dissertation exhibits originality, clarity and effectiveness in the presentation of ideas, quality writing and contributes to the future scholarly productivity of his or her field.

Devadrita Talapatra
Dissertation Title: Perceptions and Roles of School Psychologists in Transition Services for Students with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

College of Education Alumni Scholarship

Presented to students enrolled in a graduate program who demonstrate a pattern of scholarship and commitment of service to the university, community and profession. Each recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Cory W. Baumann
LaToya Russell