Alumni Updates

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Mike DeBowes (HIED Ph.D.) has been promoted at D. Stafford & Associates, a professional consulting firm specializing in campus safety and security, compliance, sexual misconduct response and investigation, and law enforcement issues on college and university campuses in both the United States and Canada. His former role was Director of Research and Strategic Initiatives; his new role is Vice President, Regulatory Compliance and Strategic Initiatives.

Kim Bullington (HIED Ph.D. and current faculty) recently presented her research on food insecurity for military students and student veterans at the Student Veterans of America National Convention in Orlando, Florida. Co-authors are Dennis Gregory, Joshua Howell, and William Nuckols.

Angela Letter (HIED M.S.Ed., 2005) completed her Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from Liberty University in December 2021. Her capstone project title was Recommendations for Improving Retention Rates of STEM-H Students who Enrolled at Old Dominion University After Earning an Associate Degree in High School. She is still working as the Senior Associate Director of Admissions at ODU.

Congratulations all!