Thomas Kowalik, director of Continuing Education & Outreach, has been inducted into the International Adult and Continuing Education Hall of Fame, in recognition of his three decades of innovation and leadership in continuing education. Nominees for the class of 2010 were honored Oct. 28 at a ceremony hosted by the Mexican Association of Continuing and Distance Education at the Autonomous University of Guadalajara. A past president of the University Continuing Education Association and the Coalition of Lifelong Learning Organizations, Kowalik frequently consults for North American universities, state agencies, private corporations and the U.S. military. He has received numerous awards for leadership, program development, research and scholarship. In addition, he has conducted more than 20 grant-funded research projects, published more than 40 articles and reports, and delivered hundreds of presentations, workshops and classes.
November 23, 2010