Ravenn Gethers

Ravenn Gethers Selected as a UCEA Barbara Jackson Scholar

Ravenn GethersRavenn Gethers, an advanced doctoral student in the Higher Education program, was selected as a University Council for Educational Administration (UCEA) Barbara Jackson Scholar.  This two-year program provides formal networking, mentoring and professional development for graduate students of color who intend to become professors of educational leadership.  The goals of the program are to provide students of color with a system of support and to model a mentoring experience and the professional practices necessary to promote a successful transition into the professoriate.  As a scholar in this program, Gethers will participate in the UCEA annual convention and participate in UCEA-sponsored workshops during the annual meeting of the American Educational Research Association.