2014

DOCTORAL GRADUATES

Spring 2014

Katelyn Barlet, D Ed
Latina Parent Involvement: An Action Research Study Exploring a Spanish Teaching and Learning Program
Chair: Robin Redmon Wright
Campus: Harrisburg

Nancy Gable, D Ed
We Make this Road by Walking: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) Diaconal Ministers as Emancipatory Educators of Adults
Chair: Elizabeth Tisdell
Campus: Harrisburg

Crystal Loose, D Ed
Japanese Lesson Study Sustaining Teacher Learning in the Classroom Context
Chair: Edward Taylor
Campus: Harrisburg

Dana Naughton, Ph.D
Learning through Adoption: The Intercountry Adoption Experieces of Canadian and Dutch Adopters of Children from the United States
Chair: Esther S. Prins
Campus: University Park

Ernie Post, D Ed
Exploring Nascent Entrepreneurial Learning: A Mixed Method Study
Chair: Edward Taylor
Campus: Harrisburg

Dara Schmick, D Ed
Transformative Learning around Issues of Language and Culture among ESL Teachers

Chair: Elizabeth Tisdell
Campus: Harrisburg

Summer 2014

Jerome Agelu, Ph.D
"Jua Kali" Youths and How They Negotiate Work in the Informal Economic Sector in Kenya and Uganda
Chair: Ladilasus Semali
Campus: University Park

Kimeka Campbell, Ph.D
"Coming to this Caribbean Mecca": The Role of Place in Knowledge Construction among Trinbagonian Migrants in Brooklyn
Chair: Fred Schied
Campus: University Park

Veronica Ciavarella, D.Ed
Exploratory Qualitative Case Study of Lab-Type Activity Interactions in an Online Graduate Geoscience Course
Chair: Gary Kuhne
Campus: University Park

Fall 2014

Bruce Wehler, D ED
Until All the Pieces Fit: A Hermeneutic Phenomenology of the Informal Learning of Selected Foster Parents in Northeastern Pennsylvania
Chair: Melody Thompson
Campus: University Park