Lift As You Climb

In March of 2018, the launch of an invaluable program revitalized and shaped the future of the DePaul College of Education community. The Lift as You Climb (LAYC) pilot program assembled an eclectic group of students, staff, faculty, alumni, and community members to engage in critical dialogue and action to support underserved communities in Chicago. … More Lift As You Climb

Faculty Profile! Dr. Melissa Bradford

This fall quarter, the Educational Leadership program welcomed a new addition: professional lecturer Dr. Melissa Bradford. Originally from rural southwest Michigan, Dr. Bradford came to Illinois to pursue her undergraduate degree in philosophy at Northwestern University. She continued her education at Northwestern in order to obtain her master’s degree in Education and Social Policy. Just … More Faculty Profile! Dr. Melissa Bradford

LLC Faculty Receive Funding for New Educational Research Projects

DePaul University’s College of Education (COE) not only shapes future educational leaders—it also provides a platform for breakthrough research in the broader field of education. Each year, select university faculty members are eligible to apply for university sponsored research grants, which enables them to expand their current research agendas. Three COE faculty members were awarded … More LLC Faculty Receive Funding for New Educational Research Projects

Faculty Profile! Dr. Gonzalo Obelleiro, Ph.D.

Dr. Gonzalo Obelleiro was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, but early on he experienced an itch for understanding the world. This led him to study art and the artistic traditions underlying design, and eventually to the theory of art, aesthetics, and philosophy. At the same time, he grew in awareness of social injustice and developed … More Faculty Profile! Dr. Gonzalo Obelleiro, Ph.D.

FACULTY PROFILE! Prof. Andrea Kayne, J.D., M.Ed.

  Andrea Kayne is both a lawyer and educator by training, and her experiences continue to influence her work, passions, and outreach today. Kayne first attended Vassar College where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Developmental Psychology. Afterwards, she obtained a Master’s degree in Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education with … More FACULTY PROFILE! Prof. Andrea Kayne, J.D., M.Ed.