Lili Talkin receives the 2021 Martha Aldridge Promise Award

Thursday, May 27, 2021
Lili Talkin

Lili Talkin is the recipient of the 2021 Martha Aldridge Promise Award. Talkin is pursuing a Multiple Subject Teaching Credential and a master’s degree in education in the Teacher Education Program.

Martha Aldridge was a UCSB staff member from 1961 until her death in 1986. The Promise Award, established in her honor by her friends, family, and colleagues, is given to top credential candidates in the Teacher Education Program to assist with the transition to their first teaching position in elementary education.

[Lili Talkin is available for interviews; contact George Yatchisin at]