Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Christopher Rampacek


We are proud of our alum Dr. Christopher Rampacek (BSPE ’77 MEd ’78) for reminding us that the EduGator Nation really is everywhere. For the past two years he has been working on contracted teaching assignments in China, Thailand and Malaysia involving physical education and sport coaching for the U.S. Sports Academy. Christopher says, “It is a great opportunity to represent my country, share my educational passion and influence my students to become better teachers and coaches.”
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Alum Appointed Dean of College at Oakton Community College

Adam Hayashi (PhD 2010, Higher Ed Admin) has been appointed dean of the Division of Science and Health Careers at Oakton Community College (in Des Plaines, Ill.), effective July 1.

He currently is dean of the College of Central Florida’s Citrus campus in Lecanto. Hayashi grew up in Oakton’s district.

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Attention COE Alumni: How are you using your UF education degree?

Send us a photo, video, or story and let us know how you’ve been using your degree from the UF College of Education!

We love to hear what EduGators are doing with their education, and how their degree has impacted their life and career paths.  We are currently posting these updates to the College’s website and we would like to add your update to the page!  Please send us photos, stories and links to videos that let us know how you are using your UF College of Education degree.

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