Friday, May 20, 2022
Alicia Hopkins `09 will be speaking at the Milestones National Autism Conference this summer, June 15-16! She'll be presenting virtually about Art Speaks: Using Art for Self Advocacy and Independent Living.
This year the conference has over 80 sessions, all presented by autism professionals, family members, and autistic individuals. There will be networking, a virtual art show, and CEUs in 12 disciplines. Plus all content will be available on-demand through August 15!
Monday, May 16, 2022
Lauren Ellinger `20 had the pleasure of working at Seattle Children's Hospital as a clinical pediatric mental health specialist, educator, nurse assistant, and medical coach on the psychiatry and behavioral medicine unit. She acceptrf a position in February at her dream workplace at Akron Children's Hospital! She has wanted to work at Akron Children's Hospital since she was 2! She is a dietetic, nutrition, and culinary specialist and associate in the Nutrition Department in Nutrition Services! She is in love with her job and obsessed with her position, making a difference, and the entire atmosphere! She has the best co workers and boss! She is also excited to start graduate school in a few months to obtain her Master's in Public Health specializing in Public Health Nutrition on the RD/ RDN route! Her dream is to be a pediatric registered dietitian in maternal and fetal medicine and nutrition at Akron Children's Hospital!
She also teach courses in literacy education at the University of Akron.
Monday, May 2, 2022
Amanda (Vance) Wycuff `03 became the head principal of Price Elementary School in the Cuyahoga Falls City School District during the 20-21 school year after serving as an elementary teacher and literacy specialist with Canton City Schools for 17 years.