Program News - Music Education

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Portrait of Mary Cohen, College of Education associate professor of music education
Oakdale Prison Choir shines light on beauty of transformation Mary Cohen, associate professor of music education, shares how the Oakdale Prison Community Choir helps build communities of caring inside and outside prison walls.
Megan Dietz
Generations of Hawkeyes The love of teaching is passed down from generation to generation.
Ben Ross and a team of UI students pose for a picture at Food Bank of the Rockies
Music education student serves others over spring break This year, 200 Hawkeyes used their spring break to volunteer in 12 communities across the U.S. as part of Hawkeye Service Teams. One of those students was Ben Ross, a fourth-year student from Rockford, Illinois, studying voice performance and music education.
Woman singing and leading choir
Cohen reflects on Oakdale Prison Community Choir season Mary Cohen, associate professor in music education, reflects on the most recent season of the Oakdale Prison Community Choir in this column appearing in the Press-Citizen.
Student Speaker Angie Miller speaks to the convocation audience as administrators and faculty on stage look on
Student convocation speaker strengthened by knowing ‘all students can learn’ Each and every student, regardless of their ability level, deserves a high-quality education. Angie Miller, who recently earned a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) in English Education at the University of Iowa College of Education, knows this well.
Cover of the Annual Report with several people reading
Read the UI College of Education Annual Report 2015-2016 Take a look at our Annual Report 2015-2016.
Cohen receives Big Wheel in the Arts Award Associate Professor Mary Cohen (Teaching & Learning, Music Education) is this year's recipient of the “Big Wheel in the Arts” Award.
UI Grad Dedicates Life to Music Education

As one of the College of Education’s oldest alumni, Gracka Gerardi, who received her bachelor’s degree in Music Education in 1936, has seen quite a bit of change over the years, but consistent has been her profound love of music and joy of sharing