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University of Pittsburgh Vision Studies Program celebrated 50 years of existence at the Penn-Del Conference in April. Graduates from the program assembled for a group portrait.

Program from the event


George Zimmerman has retired from the University of Pittsburgh.

Sandy Zimmerman has retired from Allegheny Intermediate Unit 3.

Debby Holzapfel has retired from the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PATTAN).
Brenda Egan has retired from the Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children

Kutztown University celebrates 50 years of service and education

Vince McVeigh has retired from Chester County Intermediate Unit

Ralph Peabody, 1928–2016

Obituary in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Jerry Kitzhoffer has retired from the Overbrook School for the Blind
Todd Reeves has announced his resignation from Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Children. He will become Executive Director of the Overbrook School for the Blind.
Jean Ann Vogelman, who worked on the Penn-Del Conference committee, has passed away.
Mark Steciw has retired from PaTTAN