Nicole Robinson was appointed . . .
Interim Assistant VP of Diversity and Equity at the U.
Jessica Nápoles was appointed . . .
to the Editorial Board of the Journal of Research in Music Education, the premier research journal in our field.
Jared Rawlings presented his research . . .
on bullying prevention in music classrooms at the International Society of Music Education conference in Scotland this summer.
Jared Rawlings was appointed . . .
to the Editorial Board of the Contributions to Music Education Journal and the Advisory Committee of the Music Educators Journal.
Dr. Jessica Nápoles has new publications out!
She has had three publications in national peer reviewed journals in music education, including the premier journal of her field, Journal of Research in Music Education.
Dr. Joelle Lien to present in Washington, DC...
She will present a session at the 2015 "VSA Intersections: Arts and Special Education Conference" at the Kennedy Center in August.
Dr. Nicole Robinson in Brazil
She presented research at the International Society of Music Education Conference there, in Porto Alegre.
Research by Professor Jessica Nápoles Featured in Journal Podcast
The Journal of Research in Music Education (JRME) is the premier research journal in the music education field, and Sage publications has begun to select individual research studies to highlight and make accessible to the public. The podcast is titled "Assessing the Difficulty Inherent in Teacher Evaluation," and you can listen to it here: http://jrm.sagepub.com/site/misc/Index/Podcasts.xhtml (Copy and paste the link into your browser to access.)
Karen Willie and Brittany May Presented their Research
Karen Willie and Brittany May, PhD students in music education, presented their research by invitation at the Utah Music Educators Association Conference in St. George in January 2013. Music Education faculty Mark Ely and Joelle Lien also presented their research at this conference.
Michael Mills named national winner of the ACDA Brock Student Commission
Choral music education student Michael Mills was named the national winner of the ACDA Brock Student Commission for his composition Raising the Bar, which was performed twice at the 2011 American Choral Directors' Conference in Chicago.
Heath Wolf earned Sudler Cup for 2012
Music Education alum Heath Wolf, director of the successful Farmington Jr. High band program, earned the coveted Sudler Cup for 2012, awarded by the John Philip Sousa Foundation for excellence in school band programs.