The Distinguished Alumni Awards Recipients are nominated by their peers, TC Faculty or staff for their achievements and extraordinary contributions to their field after earning their degree at TC. The Early Career Award recognizes an alumnus who has achieved great success within 10 years of graduation.
Teachers College, Columbia University is an institution with a rich and distinguished record in the field of education. Decade after decade, since its founding in 1887, the College has anticipated concerns and acted with initiatives to advance educational reforms and issues. With its tradition of innovation and insights, the College is one of the leading schools of education in the country, if not the world, embracing three fields: education, psychology and health.