Music education students bring home awards

It was a good year for UIndy’s Music Education students at the recent Indiana Music Education Association/National Association for Music Education Conference in Fort Wayne

The UIndy Collegiate Chapter of the National Association for Music Education was selected to receive the 2015 Outstanding Collegiate Chapter of the Year Award for the state of Indiana. The criteria include the quality and extent of chapter activities, enrollment and growth, and student member participation.

Also, senior instrumental music ed major Daniel Dorsett and senior choral music ed major Daniel Watson were among just six Indiana college students to receive the 2015 Outstanding Future Music Educator of the Year Award. They were honored for their leadership and participation in chapter activities and community-based music education efforts.