AT A GLANCE
“Why I Have Hope For Education” with Dr. Karen Gross
When: Thursday, March 23, at 7 p.m.
Where: Cole Hall
Dr. Karen Gross is a Washington, D.C.-based advisor and consultant to nonprofit schools, organizations and governments. She was president of Southern Vermont College and senior policy advisor to the U.S. Department of Education. She is the author of the Lady Lucy’s Quest children’s book series, as well as two books for adults, Breakaway Learners: Strategies for Post-Secondary Success with At-Risk Students and Trauma Doesn’t Stop at the School Door; Strategies and Solutions for Educators, PreK-College.
The event is presented by the School of Professional Studies and sponsored by the Alison Yowell Pazmino Memorial Fund for Student Education. The Alison Yowell Pazmino Memorial Fund for Student Education was established in memory of Alison Yowell Pazmino ’95, a Bridgewater College graduate and distinguished educator.
The event is free and open to the public.