The Curry School magazine invites alumni to share a story through a new semi-annual writing contest. Winning entries in each of three categories were selected by the Curry School Engagement Committee in February, and you can read these delightful essays exclusively here.
Winning Author: Alexa Frisbie (M.T. ’91)
Winning Author: Suzanne C. Harkness (M.Ed. ’70, Ed.D. ’73 Couns Ed)
“Memories of Curry and Prof. Jeannette Brown”
Experience of a New Professional
Winning Author: Kathryn Schumann (M.T. ’10 Soc St Ed)
“Know Your Students”
Honorable Mention Essays
Author: Bert Hudnall (M.Ed. ’66)
“Retirement Can Be Just the Beginning”
Author: LeSean Carey (M.T. ’10 English Ed)
“Did I Use My Teacher Voice?
We hope to include more Curry alumni essays in the fall 2012 issue of the Curry magazine. Learn how you can enter before the August 15, 2012, deadline!
Since April 2011, more than 400 alumni have submitted class notes. Find your friends and colleagues at curry.virginia.edu/classnotes
Thomas Jefferson Society Luncheon at Curry
The Thomas Jefferson Society of Alumni encompasses all alumni who graduated from the University of Virginia 50 or more years ago. At each year’s TJ Society Reunion, the Curry School honors its alumni with a special luncheon and presentation by Dean Bob Pianta. At the upcoming TJ Society Reunion on May 14-16, the class of 1962 will be inducted.
To attend the Curry School luncheon in Bavaro Hall at noon on May 16, call the Curry School Foundation office at 434-924-0854 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
U.Va. Reunions and Curry School Luncheon
May 31 – June 3
This year’s U.Va. reunion weekend will provide lots of fun opportunities to Reconnect, Explore, Learn and Enjoy Night Life and Family Fun.
The Curry School will host a luncheon at Dean Bob Pianta’s Pavilion I home on Saturday, June 2, at noon.
Find more information and register for the Curry luncheon at www.alumni.virginia.edu/reunions
Curry Alumni Writing Contest
Share with other alumni your professional expertise, nostalgic memories of the Curry School, or experiences as a new professional by submitting an essay to the fall 2012 Curry Alumni Writing Contest. The deadline for submitting your entry is August 15, 2012.