On Dec. 12, Wingate University’s Richmond Doctoral Cohort I Teressa Beavers received an Educational Specialist degree from the advanced graduate program. She is a county wide Academic Coach for Richmond County Schools. Beavers has been in the cohort for nearly three years. She is one of the first students to complete the program from the Richmond County-based location. She plans to graduate with her Educational Doctoral Degree in August 2013.