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Fall 2019 Pinning Ceremony

December 16, 2019


On December 11th, 2019, the Office of Teacher Education and the College of Education and Human Services celebrated the fall 2019 student teachers’ transition from candidates to professional educators with a formal Pinning Ceremony. The ceremony was held in Guyon Auditorium in Morris Library. Provost Meera Komarraju, Dean Matthew Keefer, and Trico #176 Superintendent, Larry Lovel were all present to welcome the candidates and their families. During the ceremony, each candidate received a pin from the cooperating teacher or administrator they worked with during their student teaching experience. The ceremony concluded with the student teachers taking the Educator’s Oath.