Dr. Denae Dorris has been named director for Tarleton State University’s Center for Transformative Learning. Dorris assumed the post, which is part of Curriculum, Assessment and Faculty Affairs, on Sept. 1. In her new role, she is responsible for Tarleton’s applied and experiential learning initiatives, as well as continuing to provide leadership for community engagement efforts. Dr. Diane Taylor, assistant vice president of Academic Affairs, said the energy and enthusiasm of her group undoubtedly will expand community engagement and Transformative Learning. Dorris came to Tarleton in 2010 as a project manager for the American Clearinghouse on Educational Facilities, a collaborative agreement granted by the U.S. Department of Education.

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