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Outstanding Graduating Senior Heaven Barnett

May 19, 2020

Heaven Barnett in graduation regalia

We are very pleased to congratulate Deaf Studies graduate Heaven Barnett on receiving the 2020 Outstanding Graduating Senior Award. This award is annually presented to students from the undergraduate class whose combined record of academic achievement, service to the campus, and service to the community, exemplify the highest standards. By tradition, the Outstanding Graduating Senior Award is bestowed upon recipients during the Honors Convocation Ceremony. It is our hope to maintain that tradition by presenting this award when we are able to do so in the future for the class of 2019-20. In the meantime, however, we celebrate you right now and want to share this good news with our campus community.

Michael D. Eisner College of Education Outstanding Pandemic Teaching Awards

May 18, 2020

Outstanding Pandemic Teaching Award

Do you know a great teacher who has been succeeding despite the pandemic? Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, school closures have forced school staff, students, and their families to adjust to new models of education. Some teachers have not only kept the learning happening but they are rocking the pandemic teaching. To showcase the great teaching across Los Angeles, we created the Outstanding Pandemic Teaching Awards for exemplary teachers during these difficult times. To apply or nominate someone for the OPT Award, go to


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