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WCE Celebrates 2021 Ed.D. Graduates

WCE’s Department of Educational Leadership hosted a virtual celebration on May 5 to honor 14 students who earned doctoral degrees from the Watson College in May. UNCW Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli, Provost Jamie Winebrake and UNCW Graduate School Dean Chris Finelli joined Dean Dempsey, Andrew Ryder, WCE faculty and graduates at the event. more...

WCE Celebrates Teacher Intern Graduates

This spring, 200 Watson College students successfully completed internships in area schools. WCE’s Office of Professional Experiences held a virtual celebration seminar with Spring 2021 Teacher Intern graduates on May 6. At the event, a YouTube video with a compilation of student photos was shared. more...

M.J. Giammaria Helps Students Connect through Cooking in a Virtual World

M.J. Giammaria is known as the “Kitchen Maestro” in the Ed Lab, where cooking has long been part of the tutoring experience. In 2018, she received a Friends of UNCW Award to develop a kitchen classroom kit for children. Since last fall, M.J. has assembled, packed and mailed more than 500 kits to Watson students and their tutees to help them stay connected through cooking in a virtual world. more...

WCE Faculty and Staff Repot Ed Building Plants

Shoutout to Frances Carter, Misty Cayton, Tammy Clark, Nicole Geczi, Colleen Opalka and Bill Sterrett for helping to keep the Ed Building beautiful despite the pandemic. The Building Committee members met in the courtyard of the Education Building one morning in February to repot WCE’s beautiful Peace Lilies. more...