The School of Education and Human Services hosted a reception for graduates and their families on May 11th. The School graduated 28 individuals with Criminal Justice majors, 9 with Sociology majors, and 47 with education majors. In addition, 6 completed the Master of Education program, and 25 completed the Master of Arts in Teaching degree. Dean Palmer led a toast to the graduates and their families and a toast to the Mount.
Spotlight on Success
Erin McKavitt C’12 was named as a Maryland Distinguished Teacher Candidate representing Mount St. Mary’s University. She was honored on May 6, 2012 by the Maryland Association of Teacher Educators (MATE). McKavitt was accepted into Operation Teach, a graduate program for teachers, through Norte Dame University of Maryland, and will be teaching mathematics at the secondary level. She is a member of Pi Mu Epsilon National Mathematical Honor Society, Pi Lambda Theta, and she was the vice-president of the Mathematical Association of America.