Distinguished education panel to speak at Homecoming


BINGHAMTON, NY – Binghamton University’s School of Education and Alumni Association will host a panel discussion for local teachers and school administrators titled “College, Career and Citizenship: The Challenges of All” at 4:00 pm Friday, October 8, in Room 120 of the University Union.  This event is free and open to the public.

Four Binghamton University alumni with distinguished careers in education will speak during this session taking place during the University’s annual Homecoming Weekend.

Panelists are:

Ivan Charner ’70, vice president and director, National Institute for Work and Learning at the Academy for Educational Development

Michael Cohen ’72, president of Achieve and former assistant secretary for elementary and secondary education at the U.S. Department of Education in the Clinton Administration 

Elliot Masie ’72, head of The MASIE Center, a Saratoga Springs, N.Y. think tank which focuses on how organizations can support learning and knowledge within the workforce.

Mitch Pearlstein ’70, founder and president of the Center of the American Experiment, a nonpartisan, public policy and educational institution in Minnesota.

For more information, contact Pat Wrobel at 607-777-4430.


Last Updated: 9/17/13