Alumni Symposium

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The Alumni Association Board is pleased to announce that the next Alumni Symposium will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Wheelock's Brookline Campus (43 Hawes Street, Brookline, MA).  All are welcome to attend. 

8:30 a.m.                                 Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:45 a.m.                                 Welcome & Wheelock Update

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.             Faculty and Alumni Presentations - Session I

From Nice to Necessary: Why We Need Intergenerational Programs and How to Build Effective Ones
Andrea Weaver '94MS is an intergenerational specialist, and the Founder and President of Bridges Together Inc.

Self-care and Stress Reduction in Today's Busy World: What We Teach Our Students is Good for Our Alumni!
Deborah Lisansky Beck, MSW, LICSW, is the Chair of Wheelock's BSW Program and an Assistant Professor of Social Work.

Supervision and Leadership
Suzanne Graca '89MS is an Instructor of Child Life and Family Studies, and the Education and Program Coordinator at Children's Hospital Boston.

11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.            Keynote Address
Kathy Clunis D'Andrea '97/'98MS is an Early Childhood Teacher at the Mission Hill School in Boston, and a member of the Wheelock College Alumni Association Board.

11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.              Luncheon & Presentation of the Elizabeth Palmer Peabody Award
Please considering nominating alumni of the graduate programs for the Elizabeth Palmer Peabody Award.  Call the Alumni Office at (617) 879-2286 for more information.

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.               Faculty and Alumni Presentations - Session II

Creating Safe, Inclusive Environments for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Queer Families and Individuals, and for Children with Gender-expansive Behavior
Ellie Friedland is an Associate Professor of Early Childhood Education.

Getting to the Root of Difficult Behaviors
William Sharp is an Instructor in Human Development and Psychology.

Schoolyard Ecology
Kathy Clunis D'Andrea '97/'98MS is an Early Childhood Teacher at the Mission Hill School in Boston, and a member of the Wheelock College Alumni Association Board.

If you are interested in registering for any of the above workshops, please complete the online registration form

Click here to view the schedule from the 2012 event.

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