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CEHD Society of Alumni and Friends

The Western Michigan University College of Education and Human Development Society for Alumni and Friends exists to support the advancement of the college, its faculty, alumni and students. It is an organization that functions as the formal alumni relations arm of the college and implements numerous programs and initiatives to assist the college to achieve its strategic goals and vision.

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    Explore the various ways to mentor and engage with current CEHD students.

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Board member spotlight

  • Dr. Deveta Gardner

    Dr. Deveta Gardner

    Dr. Deveta Gardner (’02 MA, Educational Leadership; ’14 PhD, Educational Leadership) serves as the Associate Dean of University College at Western Michigan University, a new college focused on centralizing academic advising to holistically meet students’ needs. Since joining WMU in 1996, she has provided career education workshops, career advising services, and career event management for several colleges. She served as President of the CEHD Society of Alumni and Friends from Year to Year.

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