Local ISU graduates recognized for completion of educator preparation program

Submitted to DCN

AMES — Graduating Iowa State University students seeking teacher licensure were corded at a ceremony on Friday, May 10, in C.Y. Stephen’s Auditorium. As part of the celebration, each student received honors cords that were placed around their shoulders by the influential mentor of their choice.

The following graduates were corded at the ceremony and will begin their careers as educators:

Gabrielle Huntington, an Elementary Education major from Perry is now prepared to teach children in elementary classrooms.

Christian Loaiza, a Music major from Perry is now prepared to teach music.

Isaac Schaefers, a Kinesiology and Health major from Minburn is now prepared to teach physical education and health.