Dr. Maureen Hall in India

In 2013, Dr. Maureen Hall, an Associate Professor in the STEM Education and Teacher Development Department, established the Ruel J. and Patricia A. Hall Educational Scholarship for India Fund. The annual scholarship allows an eligible student or teacher to receive a $500 grant to experience a unique teaching and/or learning opportunity in India.

Created in memory of her parents—both of whom were educators—Hall found that establishing the scholarship was an exemplary way in following in her family’s footsteps and honoring their lifelong commitment to education.

“I believe, like Horace Mann did, that education is the great equalizer and that it can enhance the lives of all people,” said Hall.

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