Crawford’s alma mater recognizes his dedication to transformative education

TACOMA, Wash. – University of Puget Sound President Isiaah Crawford, PhD, received an honorary doctorate (Doctor of Education, honoris causa) from the prestigious Saint Louis University on Saturday, May 21, in St. Louis, Mo.

Crawford was joined by four others in being recognized for their outstanding achievements by the Jesuit institution: Andres Gallegos, chair of the National Council on Disability; Patrick Lee, whose charitable foundation provides funding to advance education and improve the lives of those affected by mental illness; and Joan and John Vatterott, who support St. Louis-area nonprofits through their foundation, for their outstanding achievements.