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Ms. Ivonne Whitehead Jeannette

Lecturer of Spanish

University of Mississippi

HQ Phone: (662) 915-7404

Email: i***@***.edu

University of Mississippi

331 Martindale

University, Mississippi 38677

United States

Company Description

Established in 1848, The University of Mississippi is a comprehensive research institution encompassing four campuses: Oxford, Southaven, Tupelo and the Medical Center in Jackson. The main campus in Oxford is a canvas of natural beauty and Greek revival a ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Spanish Instructor In the Modern Language Department
University of Mississippi

Instructor In the College of Liberal Arts
University of Mississippi

Diplomat
Panamanian Consulate

Senior Vice Consul
Panamanian Consulate

Spanish Teacher
U.S. Army Special Operations Forces for the Department of Defense

Affiliations

Board Member
Town of Ecru

Education

second master
Teaching English as a Second Language

bachelor's degree
Spanish
Liberty University

first master's degree
Spanish

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In recognition of her ...

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In recognition of her enthusiastic teaching methods and exceptional class preparation, Ivonne Whitehead has been named as Outstanding Instructor in the University of Mississippi's College of Liberal Arts.

"It's an honor that I am overwhelmed by," said Whitehead, a Spanish instructor. "I know the extraordinary quality of instructors that teach throughout the College of Liberal Arts, and to be honored as the Outstanding Instructor is extremely humbling."
Undoubtedly, one of the reasons that Whitehead was recognized for this award is that she loves teaching.
"Being in the classroom daily with my students is a privilege and honor that I never take for granted, teaching is my passion," she said. "My students are our future leaders and each class period, besides teaching them the Spanish language, I try to give them advice, guidance and learned knowledge that they can use throughout their lives."
Whitehead has learned a lot from working with faculty in the Department of Modern Languages.
"I have been so fortunate to have worked for and with so many dedicated professionals, who have mentored me throughout my years at Ole Miss, that share with me in receiving this award," she said. "Not the least is the chair of the Department of Modern Languages, Dr. Don Dyer."
Dyer was one of the professors who nominated Whitehead for the award.
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"Ms. Whitehead is highly professional both in class posture and demeanor," Dyer said in his nomination letter.
...
A nationally certified Occupational Spanish Teacher, Whitehead has been teaching for the past 12 years. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Spanish from Liberty University, her first master's degree in Spanish and her second master's in Teaching English as a Second Language, both from UM.
Whitehead also served as a diplomat in Miami, as a senior vice consul for the Panamanian Consulate from 1982 to 1988. She taught Spanish for U.S. Army Special Operations Forces for the Department of Defense at the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School at Fort Bragg, N.C. She has taught in grades K-12 and at the community college level. She is serving her second term as alderwoman on the town board in Ecru.


MDP News Release: Whitehead first Hispanic member of State Executive Committee

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Ivonne Whitehead became the first Hispanic member of the Mississippi Democratic Executive Committee when she was chosen from the First Congressional District.

"We are proud to have Ivonne on the executive committee," said State Chairman Wayne Dowdy.
...
Ivonne helps us move further toward that diversity."
Whitehead, who was born in Panama City, became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1995.She is a former Panamanian Diplomat, serving as Senior Vice Consul to the Panamanian Consulate in Miami, Fla., for six years.
Whitehead holds a bachelors of science degree from Liberty Baptist University and a masters degree from Ole Miss.She is a former board member for the Town of Ecru.
Since 1999, Whitehead has served as a Spanish instructor in the Modern Language Department of the University of Mississippi.
She is married to retired Army Major Jimmy Lane Whitehead.


In recognition of her ...

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In recognition of her enthusiastic teaching methods and exceptional class preparation, Ivonne Whitehead has been named as Outstanding Instructor in the University of Mississippi's College of Liberal Arts.

"It's an honor that I am overwhelmed by," said Whitehead, a Spanish instructor. "I know the extraordinary quality of instructors that teach throughout the College of Liberal Arts, and to be honored as the Outstanding Instructor is extremely humbling."
Undoubtedly, one of the reasons that Whitehead was recognized for this award is that she loves teaching.
"Being in the classroom daily with my students is a privilege and honor that I never take for granted, teaching is my passion," she said. "My students are our future leaders and each class period, besides teaching them the Spanish language, I try to give them advice, guidance and learned knowledge that they can use throughout their lives."
Whitehead has learned a lot from working with faculty in the Department of Modern Languages.
"I have been so fortunate to have worked for and with so many dedicated professionals, who have mentored me throughout my years at Ole Miss, that share with me in receiving this award," she said. "Not the least is the chair of the Department of Modern Languages, Dr. Don Dyer."
Dyer was one of the professors who nominated Whitehead for the award.
"Ms. Whitehead is highly professional both in class posture and demeanor," Dyer said in his nomination letter. "She always comes to class prepared. Her lessons are conscientiously planned and executed. Her dedication to the Spanish program is clearly reflected in the way she teaches and in the way her students respond."
A nationally certified Occupational Spanish Teacher, Whitehead has been teaching for the past 12 years. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Spanish from Liberty University, her first master's degree in Spanish and her second master's in Teaching English as a Second Language, both from UM.
Whitehead also served as a diplomat in Miami, as a senior vice consul for the Panamanian Consulate from 1982 to 1988. She taught Spanish for U.S. Army Special Operations Forces for the Department of Defense at the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School at Fort Bragg, N.C. She has taught in grades K-12 and at the community college level. She is serving her second term as alderwoman on the town board in Ecru.


In recognition of her ...

umlibarts.tumblr.com [cached]

In recognition of her enthusiastic teaching methods and exceptional class preparation, Ivonne Whitehead has been named as Outstanding Instructor in the University of Mississippi's College of Liberal Arts.

"It's an honor that I am overwhelmed by," said Whitehead, a Spanish instructor. "I know the extraordinary quality of instructors that teach throughout the College of Liberal Arts, and to be honored as the Outstanding Instructor is extremely humbling."
Undoubtedly, one of the reasons that Whitehead was recognized for this award is that she loves teaching.
"Being in the classroom daily with my students is a privilege and honor that I never take for granted, teaching is my passion," she said. "My students are our future leaders and each class period, besides teaching them the Spanish language, I try to give them advice, guidance and learned knowledge that they can use throughout their lives."
Whitehead has learned a lot from working with faculty in the Department of Modern Languages.
"I have been so fortunate to have worked for and with so many dedicated professionals, who have mentored me throughout my years at Ole Miss, that share with me in receiving this award," she said. "Not the least is the chair of the Department of Modern Languages, Dr. Don Dyer."
Dyer was one of the professors who nominated Whitehead for the award.
"Ms. Whitehead is highly professional both in class posture and demeanor," Dyer said in his nomination letter. "She always comes to class prepared. Her lessons are conscientiously planned and executed. Her dedication to the Spanish program is clearly reflected in the way she teaches and in the way her students respond."
A nationally certified Occupational Spanish Teacher, Whitehead has been teaching for the past 12 years. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Spanish from Liberty University, her first master's degree in Spanish and her second master's in Teaching English as a Second Language, both from UM.
Whitehead also served as a diplomat in Miami, as a senior vice consul for the Panamanian Consulate from 1982 to 1988. She taught Spanish for U.S. Army Special Operations Forces for the Department of Defense at the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School at Fort Bragg, N.C. She has taught in grades K-12 and at the community college level. She is serving her second term as alderwoman on the town board in Ecru.


In recognition of her ...

umlibarts.tumblr.com [cached]

In recognition of her enthusiastic teaching methods and exceptional class preparation, Ivonne Whitehead has been named as Outstanding Instructor in the University of Mississippi's College of Liberal Arts.

"It's an honor that I am overwhelmed by," said Whitehead, a Spanish instructor. "I know the extraordinary quality of instructors that teach throughout the College of Liberal Arts, and to be honored as the Outstanding Instructor is extremely humbling."
Undoubtedly, one of the reasons that Whitehead was recognized for this award is that she loves teaching.
"Being in the classroom daily with my students is a privilege and honor that I never take for granted, teaching is my passion," she said. "My students are our future leaders and each class period, besides teaching them the Spanish language, I try to give them advice, guidance and learned knowledge that they can use throughout their lives."
Whitehead has learned a lot from working with faculty in the Department of Modern Languages.
"I have been so fortunate to have worked for and with so many dedicated professionals, who have mentored me throughout my years at Ole Miss, that share with me in receiving this award," she said. "Not the least is the chair of the Department of Modern Languages, Dr. Don Dyer."
Dyer was one of the professors who nominated Whitehead for the award.
"Ms. Whitehead is highly professional both in class posture and demeanor," Dyer said in his nomination letter. "She always comes to class prepared. Her lessons are conscientiously planned and executed. Her dedication to the Spanish program is clearly reflected in the way she teaches and in the way her students respond."
A nationally certified Occupational Spanish Teacher, Whitehead has been teaching for the past 12 years. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Spanish from Liberty University, her first master's degree in Spanish and her second master's in Teaching English as a Second Language, both from UM.
Whitehead also served as a diplomat in Miami, as a senior vice consul for the Panamanian Consulate from 1982 to 1988. She taught Spanish for U.S. Army Special Operations Forces for the Department of Defense at the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center and School at Fort Bragg, N.C. She has taught in grades K-12 and at the community college level. She is serving her second term as alderwoman on the town board in Ecru.

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