William & Mary students went on a soul-searching trip through Rwanda this past summer to explore the country’s efforts at peace education and forgiveness since the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi that killed more than 1 million people.
Leandra Parris joins W&M from Illinois State University, and will serve as an assistant professor in the School Psychology program.
This summer, William & Mary’s School of Education established its first official partnership with a university in Colombia.
Elizabeth Talbott joins W&M from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and will serve as the department chair for Curriculum & Instruction, which houses the school's teacher education programs.
After seven years of service at the School of Education, Spencer Niles will step down from the deanship in May 2020. He will continue at William & Mary as a professor in the Counselor Education program at the school.
Lindsay Kidd ’11, M.A.Ed. ’12 is returning to the School of Education this fall to pursue her third degree from William & Mary. This time, though, one of her fellow students is her own mother, Trish Caroccia.