February 2021 Alumni News

February 26, 2021

Dorsey Spencer

Higher Education Ph.D. '19

Dorsey Spencer hosted a virtual literacy night for Pineview Elementary School where he read from his children's book "Worms are a Yummy Snack." The book is designed to help young readers learn about resilience and perseverance.  


February 10, 2021

Ali Raza

Higher Education M.S. '16

2020 Alumni Association Awards Gala: COE Winners

The FSU Alumni Association recognizes the outstanding achievements of alumni across campus. Each year, they induct new members into the Circle of Gold, a prestigious group of individuals who uphold the university traditions through their service and noteworthy achievements. This year, three alumni of the College of Education were welcomed into the Circle of Gold: Freddie Groomes-McLendon (counseling psychology Ph.D. '72), Christopher Iansiti (finance B.S. '92, instructional systems and learning technologies M.S. '94) and Bill Montford (math education B.S. '69, educational leadership M.S.

November 2020 Alumni News

November 22, 2020

Victoria Gaitanis

Elementary Education B.S. '96, Visual Disabilities M.S. '10

Victoria Gaitanis was named the Bureau Chief for the Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services at the Florida Department of Education. Gaitanis will replace outgoing bureau chief Judith White, who is retiring. Currently, Gaitanis held the position of program director of Dispute Resolution and Monitoring.

October 2020 Alumni News

October 16, 2020

Angela "AJ" Grube

Sport Management '98

Angela "AJ" Grube was named the new dean of the College of Business at Western Carolina University. Previously, Grube served a number of roles inside the College, including acting dean and interim associate dean, as well as professor of sport management. 



October 16, 2020

Brandon Bowden