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Two Friends Recall UCLA Professor Mike Rose on KCRW Greater LA

Professor of Education, Mike Rose

Tina Christie UCLA Wasserman Dean of the School of Education Information Studies, and Na’ilah Suad Nasir, the President of The Spencer Foundation  share their heartfelt remembrances of Professor Mike Rose, who passed away in mid-August.

“Mike can only be described as a great American educator," Christie said.

"He was one of the most extraordinary story tellers that education has been introduced to.”

“Mike was the person that made the whole thing human, he made it possible to be a human and be a scholar," added Nasir, fighting back tears.

Please listen in to  this heartfelt interview and share with your friends and colleagues.

In honor of Mike Rose, UCLA Ed&IS has begun to compile the outpouring of love and support on this tribute page. If you would like to submit a tribute to appear on the page you may do so using this form. We have also established the Mike Rose Memorial Scholarship Fund to honor Mike’s work, if you would like to make a donation, please click here.