U.S. Coast Guard marine science manager serves nation for 48 years: Dr. Jonathan M. Berkson

Please visit the link to learn about the retirement of a University of Wisconsin–Madison graduate.

Anne Karabon, PhD’15, receives the 2019 Outstanding Early Childhood Teacher Educator Award from NAECTE

Anne Karabon PhD’15 was selected as the recipient of the 2019 Outstanding Early Childhood Teacher Educator Award by the National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators.

Shari Tarver Behring appointed Dean

Dr. Shari Tarver-Behring has been appointed Dean of the Michael D. Eisner College of Education, California State University, Northridge.

In Memoriam: Stephen L. Zegura, 1943–2019

Stephen Luke Zegura passed away suddenly in Tucson, Arizona on May 26, 2019, at the age of 75.

Saili S. Kulkarni selected to give talk, “Understanding Intersections of Disability and Race: PK-12 Education, Justice Studies and Higher Education”

Dr. Saili S. Kulkarni, UW-Madison (RPSE) Special Education Master’s and Ph.D. alum (2015), now an Assistant Professor at San Jose State University was recently selected to give a university-wide talk for the San Jose State University Scholar Series.

Mike Osborne wins education prize in history of science

The History of Science Society awarded Michael A. Osborne (Ph.D. History of Science ’87) and Professor of History of Science Emeritus at Oregon State University its 2019 Joseph H. Hazen Prize for excellence in education at its annual meeting in Utrecht, Netherlands.

In Memoriam: Steven McGregor Demorest, August 24, 1959 – September 22, 2019

Dr. Steven McGregor Demorest (’89) died September 22, 2019 in Evanston, Illinois after a 20-month battle with a form of lung cancer that – much like him – was very rare.

Geoff Bradshaw Named Dean of International Education

Geoff Bradshaw (Cultural Anthropology MA 1994, Ph.D. 1997) has been promoted named as the Dean of International Education at Madison College.

John Knox (PhD 1996) Wins National Teaching Award, Named Fellow

John Knox, a 1996 PhD graduate of the UW-Madison, will receive two honors at the upcoming centennial meeting of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) in Boston, MA in January 2020.

John Daniel Corcoran

Dr. John Daniel Corcoran, Jr. Ph.D., M.B.A., passed away Saturday, March 24, 2019 at Bethesda Home Care Center in Cookeville, Tennessee.