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Department Promotes History Education Program at Fall Reception

Nov 11, 2008 - The history department promoted its middle and high school history education program with a reception and special speaker on November 11, 2008. Dr. Judy LeForge, the department’s history education program advisor, organized the event, and 2007 Union University graduate Jared Myracle, a history teacher and soccer coach at Gibson County High School, made a presentation about his experiences as both a middle school teacher in 2007-2008 and high school teacher now. Twelve people attended the event.

Dr. Judy LeForge introduces special speaker Jared Myracle, a history teacher at Gibson County High School, at the department’s fall semester history education reception on November 11, 2008.

Jared Myracle talks about keys to successful teaching during the history education reception. Dr. Terry Lindley listens attentively in the background.

Students interested in Union’s history education program listen intently to Jared Myracle’s presentation on teaching. They are (left to right) Aaron Daigle, Elaura Highfield, Taysha Cadenhead, Megan Winters, Timothy Call, and Courtney Allen.

Dr. Judy LeForge presents an appreciation gift to Jared Myracle at the end of his education talk on November 11.