Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Kate Graham-McHugh

Educational Leadership (EL) alum, Kate Graham-McHugh, began her DePaul career as an undergraduate student in the Secondary Education program with a concentration in English. After graduating from DePaul’s undergraduate program in 2005, Kate taught middle school for two years at St. Mary’s in Riverside. She then went on to teach 9th grade English for 8 … More Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Kate Graham-McHugh

Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Abbey Cullen

Abbey Cullen works as Dean of Operations at Chicago High School for the Arts. Her tasks include facility management, teacher evaluations, and professional development for teaching staff. Abbey credits Professor Hoecker’s classes for shaping her leadership philosophy. From his classes, she learned to lead with her moral compass, which guides and balances her decisions. As … More Alumni Spotlight! Educational Leadership Graduate – Abbey Cullen

Student Voices! Current BBE Student – Nobuko Kuroda

Nobuko Kuroda is in her second year at DePaul and is seeking a master’s in Bilingual-Bicultural Education as well as her K-12 teaching licensure in Japanese and ESL endorsement. What motivated you to come to DePaul? After graduating from Soka University of America, which Daisaku Ikeda established, I worked as a Japanese Language Fellow at … More Student Voices! Current BBE Student – Nobuko Kuroda

Student Voices! CarolAnn Shindelar

CarolAnn Shindelar is a current student in the Educational Leadership M.Ed. program and is doing her internship at Harper College. Shindelar discusses her internship experience there. I chose to do my internship at Harper College last quarter because I believe that community colleges are the “unsung heroes” of our education system. They play a vital role in ensuring … More Student Voices! CarolAnn Shindelar

Student Voices! Current Student – Gabby Parsons

Gabby Parsons is finishing up her first year in the Educational Leadership M.Ed. program. Currently, she works as a graduate assistant for the Department of Leadership, Language and Curriculum in the College of Education. She is from Champaign-Urbana, Illinois and attended Northwestern University where she earned a BS in Social Policy, a minor degree in … More Student Voices! Current Student – Gabby Parsons