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Kristen Rickey

Alumna Kristen Rickey named 2022-23 Iowa Superintendent of the Year

Kristen Rickey, University of Iowa College of Education alumna and superintendent of the West Delaware Community School District, has been named the 2022-23 Iowa Superintendent of the Year by the School Administrators of Iowa.
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Nash receives grant for BIPOC student recruitment and retention

Amira Nash, associate director of partnerships and programs in the Baker Teacher Leader Center, received a grant from the Community Foundation of Johnson County.
Chris Ogren

In the News: Ogren discusses education in Iowa with IPR

HESA Professor Chris Ogren recently appeared on IPR's Iowa Week to talk about the national forces that shaped education from the 1960s through today. 
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Linley honored for dedication to students with M. L. Huit Faculty Award

To recognize and celebrate her years of leadership and service, the University of Iowa honored Jodi Linley with the 2022 Marion L. Huit Faculty Award.
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Fitzke honored for rapport with students

Kayla Reed Fitzke, assistant professor in couple and family therapy at the University of Iowa College of Education, was honored with the James N. Murray Award from the Office of the Dean of Students.
Laura Gallo

In the News: Gallo addresses suicide intervention in schools

Assistant Professor Laura Gallo recently offered expertise on suicide intervention in schools for the journal Teaching and Supervision in Counseling.
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Alumna named Iowa Elementary Principal of the Year

Alumnus Heather Buckley, principal at Cardinal Elementary School in Eldon, Iowa, has been awarded the prestigious 2022 Iowa Elementary Principal of the Year award.
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Weber helps provide veterans with memorable trips

Reygan Weber is passionate about supporting veterans and has helped make countless memories for those who have served and protected our country.