Monday news & updates
December | 12.2.2019
Rattler Educator News & Info
College of Education, the cornerstone for educators, the future of tomorrow...
Wishing our faculty and staff who have a birthday celebration in December the happiest of days!
  • Dr. Alice Scruggs, December 5th
  • Mr. Errol Wilson, December 20th
  • Ms. Adel Manatee, December 21st
  • Dr. Jerry Holt, December 27th
Faculty Spotlight
Faculty of the Week |
Dr. Maria Okeke
Bond Elementary School Give
Dr. Okeke and her students visited Bond Elementary School to engage in an annual food drive for the holidays. The students, led by Dr. Okeke met with teachers and staff members to present their donations to the school. These items will be used to benefit Bond community families in need.

Smith-William Center Thanksgiving Basket Delivery
Dr. Okeke and her HPER students assembled and presented Thanksgiving gift baskets to families in the community at the Smith-William Center prior to our holiday break.
Faculty Engagement Requests/Opportunities
Commencement Ceremony 2019 | Participation Needed
Please plan to attend our COE commencement ceremony (Saturday, December 14th at 9:00 AM) and sit in the faculty area. We want to ensure we have a good presence. I appreciate each of you! Thank you for finishing out the semesmter strong!

Celebrate with Champions!
Please plan to attend the "Celebration of Champions" event this Thursday, December 5th, at 5PM at Bragg Memorial Stadium. President Robinson has asked that faculty be in attendance for the 9-2 football season celebration. FAMU DRS faculty and students will also be in attendance.
Annual Apple Pinning Ceremony
Celebrate Success! Please Remind All COE Graduates, Supporters and Friends
Please remember to attend our annual Apple Pinning Ceremony. Be sure to remind your graduates and those who have supported our students. We look forward to the launch of their careers into the future. If you have any questions about the event, please contact Ms. Ronica Walker at x 2989. Chairs and leaders, please notify all graduates in each department, they will be recognized!
December 13, 2019
8:30 AM Rehearsal
10:00 AM Grand Ballroom
11:00 AM Refreshments
Fall 2019 Faculty Course Evaluations
Student Feedback
Coming Soon!
Open Forum with the Dean
Dean Watson will set aside time to have an open faculty forum to cap off the semester. Look for a date coming soon.
The theme will be "Sweaters and Sweet Treats with the Dean". You are welcome to wear crazy, lighthearted holiday sweaters.
New Features and Ideas
Have an idea, alumni feature or special event/information you want to see in our weekly wishes? Also, the research portion of our newsletter is very important. Please send your latest publication or presenation. Please email Dr. Watson and include Mr. Huggins with your idea. Title your email "Weekly Wishes | Idea"