News & Events
MISTERS Meet U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education for Civil Rights
On April 7, Catherine Lhamon, U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education for Civil Rights, met with Longwood students and spoke briefly about current perspectives in education and civil rights. Joining her for the question and answer session was Margot Rogers, who has had a distinguished career in education policy. Mr. Lawrence Turner, a graduate student in the Call Me MISTER program, moderated the event. Mr. Orlando Baker, a freshman in the Call Me MISTER program, also attended.
MISTER Awarded Scholarships for 2014-2015
Mr. Cedric Hawkes was awarded the Lady Boggs Walton Scholarship which assists non-traditional students who wish to become teachers. Cedric is a senior studying to become an elementary teacher. Additionally, he was awarded the Jerolien Tanner Titmus Scholarship and the Martha Stokes Cleveland Scholarship. L to R: Paul Chapman (Dean), Cedric Hawkes, Maurice Carter (Director)