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William Pollak Award for Excellence in Teaching at SSA 

Sean Hudson

Sean Hudson, AM ā€™14

ā€œIā€™d like to focus my research on education issues facing African American youth and foster youth. The end goal is becoming one of the leading researchers in education research,ā€ he says.