2005

DOCTORAL GRADUATES

Spring 2005

Trammell L. Bristol, D.Ed.
The Experiences of African American Managers in the Learning Organization
Chair: Elizabeth J. Tisdell
Campus: Harrisburg

Maria D’Angelo Edmiston, D.Ed.
Learning to Change: Identifying Elements of Transformation in Formerly Abusive Men
Chair: Edward W. Taylor
Campus: Harrisburg

Judith A. McCormick Higgins, D.Ed.
Finding Our Way: Women’s Lived Experiences Leading to the Legislatures of Pennsylvania and Maryland
Chair: Ian Baptiste
Campus: University Park

Angela N. Hissong, D.Ed.
Learning Self Nurturance and Unlearning Patriarchy: A Feminist Poststructural Narrative Inquiry of Rural Mothers’ Constantly Shifting Identity
Chair: Elizabeth J. Tisdell
Campus: Harrisburg

Heather M. Nash, D.Ed.
Understanding the Performance: Learning Identity and Domestic Violence
Chair: Fred M. Schied
Campus: University Park

Hui-wen Tu, D.E.d
Taiwanese Immigrants' Identity Negotiations in Cross-cultural Contact: An Implication for Adult Transformative Learning
Chair: Ian Baptiste
Campus: University Park

Summer 2005

Julie A. Beck, D.Ed.
Nurses’ Voice: The Meaning of Voice to Experienced Registered Nurses Employment in a Magnet Hospital Workplace
Chair: Daniele Flannery
Campus: Harrisburg

Kay Shattuck, D.Ed.
Glimpses of the Global Coral Gardens: Insights of international Adult Learners on the Interactions of Cultures in Online Distance Education
Co-chairs: Daniele Flannery; Michael G. Moore
Campus: University Park

Fall 2005

Andrea Orwig Kirshman, D.Ed.
The Journey Toward Understanding Whiteness Among Student Affairs Professionals: An Action Research Study in Anti-Racist Education
Chair: Elizabeth J. Tisdell
Campus: Harrisburg