March 31, 2016

CT POST: 
EDUCATION COMMISSIONER TAKES STAND IN SCHOOL-FUNDING CASE

“Commissioner of Education Dianna Wentzel knows what it’s like to teach struggling students and work with shoestring budgets…”

CT MIRROR: 
SESSION NOTES | LEADER OF CT HIGHER EDUCATION AGENCY RETIRING

“Jane Ciarleglio, the longtime leader of the state agency that oversees state financial aid and for-profit colleges, is retiring Friday…”

THE 74: 
CONNECTICUT SCHOOL FUNDING ON TRIAL | AFTER A DECADE, EQUITY GETS ITS DAY IN COURT

“In courtroom 312 of the Hartford Superior Court, a handful of observers look on as lawyers argue in an often unintelligible mash-up of eduspeak and legalese…”

Rob Kavaler

Rob joined GPS in June 2014, and brings his knowledge of graphic design, photography, social media and other digital media to the firm. Before joining the team, Rob worked as a freelancer for various businesses and organizations in the Greater Hartford area including The Open Hearth Association, Charter Oak Cultural Center, Center for Higher Education Retention Excellence (CHERE) and the West Hartford Summer Arts Festival. Kavaler has designed logos, event programs, brochures, newsletters, posters and other collateral materials. He has photographed events including news conferences, public hearings, concerts, theatrical performances and dance showcases. As a creative person he is always looking for a new challenge, enjoys working closely with clients and strives for the best quality in his work. Rob graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University with a B.A. in Visual Arts, with a concentration in Digital Art & Design and a minor in Communication.