New Teacher Pinning Ceremony and Celebration
Graduates of Loyola University Maryland’s initial certification programs in Teacher Education were honored at the Farewell Celebration on May 10, 2023. This year’s event included a pinning ceremony that marked the completion of their degree, their commitment to the field of education, and their life-long connection to Loyola University Maryland.
The celebration included remarks from Dr. Afra Hersi, Dean of the School of Education and Stacy Williams, Chair of the Teacher Education Department. Both reflected on the student journey and charged graduates to continue learning and growing as they enter this next phase post-graduation. Following the words of reflection and encouragement, faculty from the Teacher Education Department pinned each candidate to officially welcome them to teaching profession.
Included in the celebration was the recognition of individuals from the Class of 2023 for their academic excellence and commitment to the field of education.
|Academic Excellence in Elementary Education
|Academic Excellence in Elementary/Special Education
|Outstanding Teacher of Promise
|Outstanding MAT Candidate
|| Laura Hart
The celebration continued with games and fellowship to celebrate the Class of 2023. See a few sample pictures from the celebration below:
Last Updated: May 16, 2023