Senior education student Kiya Virgin was selected to receive the prestigious Hooper Award, sponsored by the Minnesota ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development). This award, which honors an exceptional student in the field of education, is given to only one teaching candidate from all participating teacher preparation programs in Minnesota each year. Virgin was recognized for her scholarship, leadership, integrity, and enthusiasm for teaching and learning. As a Hooper Award-winner, she will also receive a one-year membership in Minnesota ASCD.
Brother William Mann, FSC
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota