NewsPress Release: 11/5/01Marlboro Announces New Director of Academic Support Services
MARLBORO, VT - Lydia Greene was recently hired for the newly created position of director of academic support services at Marlboro College.
Greene is currently completing a Ph,D, in school psychology at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst. She earned both an M.Ed. and C.A.G.S. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education (with concentrations in reading and language), and a B.A. with an English major from Wesleyan University.
Previously, she worked in a variety of roles at Landmark College over eight years, and at Retreat Healthcare, as a research assistant and a private consultant and tutor.
Greene's responsibilities include coordinating tutoring and ESL, collaborating with the college's Writer's Block program, serving on the team that addresses the needs of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and managing certain parts of academic administration. She meets directly with students for the purpose of advising, informal assessment, and referral to appropriate resources, and also assesses the needs and programming of the college's academic support services.
Founded in 1946, Marlboro College offers undergraduate education in the liberal arts and, since 1997, graduate study focused in Internet technologies. Its 300 undergraduate students enjoy a 7:1 student-faculty ratio, a voice in governing the community, and individualized courses of study on a 300-acre campus in the hills of southern Vermont. Marlboro's nearby Brattleboro-based Persons School features three master's degree programs Internet Strategy Management, Teaching with Internet Technologies, and Internet Engineering. The Brattleboro campus is located in the Marlboro College Technology Center, which brings together education and entrepreneurship, while offering technology resources to the community.
For more information, please contact the college at (802) 257-4333 or visit us online at http://www.marlboro.edu.