Current Student and Alumni Updates

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Vanea Pharr, a second-year doctoral student pursuing her Ph.D. in Higher Education, has been selected for a fellowship with the Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM). APPAM is dedicated to improving public policy and management by fostering excellence in research, analysis, and education. Vanea’s fellowship includes a scholarship to their annual conference and access to a mentorship matching program only open to other fellows. Excellent work Vanea!

Ann Simpson, Ph.D. candidate in Community College Leadership, has co-authored the second edition of Wildflowers of Shenandoah National Park with FalconGuides. This resource is available on Amazon and wherever you get your outdoor literature. Congratulations Ann!

Dr. Staci Forgey (CCL Ph.D. ’16) was awarded with the 2022 Faculty Special Achievement Award at Tidewater Community College. She won this award for her teaching and her commitment to students, including on a student support project with Lynette Hauser (CCL Ph.D. ’13). For more information, visit Congratulations Dr. Forgey!