COE celebrates teachers at Homecoming Nov. 11

UNT College of Education alumni and friends gathered at the college’s tailgating tent at the 2017 UNT Homecoming Saturday, Nov. 11, at Apogee Stadium. Guests enjoyed a catered lunch, giveaways and fun activities for children.

As in previous years, the college recognized alumni who have been named Teachers of the Year in Education Service Centers Regions 10 and 11 during the Homecoming festivities.

This year’s honorees are:

  • Jose Cortez-Corralejo of Keller ISD
  • Susan Dillon of Kemp ISD
  • Jason Huber of Denton ISD
  • Sarah Moulden of Godley ISD
  • Chelsea Myers of Little Elm ISD
  • Lynette Varrassi of Garland ISD

Also as part of Homecoming, the UNT Alumni Association honored the Waddell family — which includes three generations of COE graduates: Freddy J. Waddell (’72 Ed.D.); his son Stephen “Steve” F. Waddell (’75, ’96 Ed.D.); and Steve’s daughter Sarah Waddell (’05) — with the Generations of Excellence Award. The ceremony was Nov. 9 in the Apogee Stadium HUB Club.

Additional UNT Homecoming activities included the bonfire and parade around the Denton Square.