Fall 2011 Catalyst The Magazine of the UC Davis School of Education
The School of Education is pleased to present its Fall 2011
Catalyst. In this issue we feature a special section on
Strengthening Scholarship and Practice for a Diverse World.
Explore our in-depth coverage of the School’s work on issues
related to the needs of English Learners, along with other news.
the Catalyst in PDF format.
Alumni News and Notes: Read about Carolyn Zachry’s (EdD 2009)
journey from teacher to education leader, and read about the
latest from the School’s Alumni Council (pages 3-5).
Faculty Profile: Bid a fond farewell to Joanne Galli-Banducci
and Anna Kato who retired this year (pages 6-7).
Update on The Campaign for UC Davis: Read about the School’s
exciting progress to date and how you can get involved (page 28).
Thank you! We are pleased to include our donor honor roll and
to celebrate the difference all of our donors make every day on
the School’s work with students, community organizations and
educators throughout California (pages 29-31).
News, Notes & Events: Peruse our calendar of events and much
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