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As assistant dean for administrative operations, Priscilla Fiden fosters a tight-knit and supportive community at the Graduate School of Education; she inspires staff to make their "A game" even better. President John Hennessy will present her and two others with the awards at a May 13 ceremony.
A visiting professor of education and linguistics at Stanford, Fishman served as co-director of the university's initiative on maximizing language resources. He was a prolific scholar and a leader in revitalizing endangered languages. His papers are now housed in special collections in the Stanford library.
Deborah Stipek, the I. James Quillen Dean of Stanford Graduate School of Education, explains why the school has created an award to honor alumni and points to features in the March/April issue of the "Educator" that highlight how GSE graduates are improving education.