Jay Falkner, Carl Albert State College (CASC) president, was named the Outstanding Ed.D. Student of the Year in the College of Education at the University of Arkansas.
The honor was announced at the UA College of Education & Health Professions Honors & Awards Banquet on April 19 in Fayetteville.
Falkner is currently in the dissertation stage of his doctoral degree and stated, “This is an overwhelming honor for me. I made a commitment to myself, my family, and the CASC Board of Regents to complete my doctoral degree. I not only see this as an opportunity to earn the degree, but I am gaining a wealth of information from my dissertation research that is helpful now and will continue to be in the future as the President of CASC.”
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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