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

Ali Raza published a piece for the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA) website titled "Taking a Moment." The piece looks at the way that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed his routine and offers some advice particularly for individuals working from home. 


February 5, 2021

Jose Fiallos

English Education M.S. '11, Ed.S. '15

Jose Fiallos was featured in an article that appeared on the Tallahassee Democrat after winning The Amazing Teacher Award, given by the paper in partnership with Envision Credit Union. Fiallos was named December's Amazing Teacher of the month. The award comes with a prize for both Fiallos and Rickards High School, where he teaches International Baccalaureate-level English.


February 3, 2021

Marshall Anthony Jr.

Higher Education Ph.D. '19

Dr. Marshall Anthony Jr. appeared on the SiriusXM's Julie Mason Mornings program. On the program, Anthony Jr. discussed the impact that the new COVID-19 relief bill will have on higher education institution. You can listen to the program here.


February 2, 2021

Leah Hollingsworth

Mathematics Education Ph.D. '19

Dr. Leah Hollingsworth was featured in an FSU radio story related to the Thank A Professor program. The story talks about how much of an impact the Thank A Professor program can have on teachers. Hollingsworth is currently Teaching Faculty I of Mathematics Education.