Points of Pride

• Verona Area School District awarded $2,000 scholarships to (2) FTP/MTP students
• Anonymous donor awarded (5) $500 Future Teacher Scholarships
• International service learning trip working in a school- Jamaica May 20-29, 2014
• Welcomed 22 new Future Teachers
• Congratulations to six Spring 2014 graduates!

• FTP student Precious Holmes: Won 1st place in the student category at the Research Association of Minority Professors Conference in Montgomery, AL
• FTP student Precious Holmes: Research published in the Journal of Research Association of Minority Professors (RAMP)
• FTP student Karen Cano: Presented research paper at the Biling Lat Am Conference at the Universidad de Playa Ancha in Valparaíso, Chile
• Nominee: Regents Diversity Award
• Program director, Marijuana Sawyer-Clardy: Achievement Award, Women's Culture Club, Beloit, WI. 
• Program director, Marijuana Sawyer-Clardy: Woman of Distinction Award, Zonta Club of Beloit, WI. 

• Program Achievement Award from the State Council on Affirmative Action, Office of State Employment     Relations
• Program director, Marijuana Sawyer-Clardy: Outstanding Women of Color in Education
• Nominee: Regents Diversity Award

• Recipient of Institute for Urban Education Grant
• Recipient of ACT Data Acquisition and Analysis Grant
• Recipient of UW System Teacher Recruitment and Retention Sustainability Grant

• Recipient of University of Wisconsin System Closing the Achievement Gap Grant
• Recipient of University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Strategic Initiatives Grant