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February 21, 2023

Education & Networking Conference Scheduled for April 1 at La Roche University

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 21, 2023 – The National State Teachers of the Year PA Chapter (NSTOY-PA) invites professionals and students in the field of education to a TEACH mini-conference at La Roche University on Saturday, April 1.

The conference, “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!,” will take place in the Huber Academic Center from 9:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The event will feature engaging breakout sessions, mock interviews and opportunities to dialogue with professional educators. The following keynote speakers will deliver motivational messages: Ryan Hardesty, 2023 PA Teacher of the Year; Elizabeth Raff, 2022 PA Teacher of the Year; Paolo Tolomeo, 2020 PA Teacher of the Year Finalist.

The cost of registration is $15. Register online by Wednesday, March 22. Teachers, professors, and undergraduate and graduate students may attend.

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About La Roche University: A private liberal arts university in the North Hills of Pittsburgh, La Roche University offers 66 undergraduate programs of study, six master’s degrees and one doctoral degree, with particular strengths in education, business, criminal justice, psychology, nursing, and health and medical sciences as well as interior architecture & design and graphic design. This residential university provides a vibrant campus community for nearly 1,200 men and women enjoying 30-plus student organizations and an exciting NCAA Div. III athletics program. Founded by the Sisters of Divine Providence in 1963, La Roche University embraces its Catholic heritage while welcoming people of all faiths and backgrounds. With a legacy of social justice and a commitment to international exchange, La Roche University educates students to be lifelong learners and achievers in an increasingly diverse and global society.