The Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Education is pleased to announce Karyn St. George as the new Administrative Director of the Honors College.
Karyn was doing an excellent job as the interim administrative director, and was always going to be a top candidate for the permanent job — a fact we confirmed through the course of a nationwide search led by Professor Barbara Bono of the English department. This search presented many wonderfully qualified and committed individuals for consideration. In the end, Karyn emerged as a unanimous choice. Please congratulate Karyn and welcome her to her new role.
Posted by Marketing & Communications on August 27, 2015 in Academic Affairs Staff
The Academic Affairs Marketing and Communications unit is seeking a director. This new senior level position posting runs through October 7. Please look at the details on our webpage and share the news with anyone who you think would be a good candidate for the position or who might know of talented creative managers who would be a great fit. Spread the word!
Please join the UB Curriculum office and Undergraduate Education in welcoming Lindsey Lambert as the newest member of our team. Lindsey will serve as the program’s staff assistant and will be responsible for providing administrative and programmatic support for our general education program. Lindsey completed her master’s degree at UB in higher education administration in May. Throughout the duration of her master’s program, she worked as a graduate assistant in the office of Orientation, Transition & Parent Programs and pursued internships at UB (Intercultural & Diversity Center), ECC (Academic Counseling) and Canisius College (Student Success Center). Lindsey comes to her role with extensive knowledge of UB and a solid understanding of the undergraduate experience, which will prove invaluable to her success in this new role.
Lindsey can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, 716-645-7716 and is located in the Undergraduate Education suite in 24 Capen.
Please join UB’s Student Support Services Program (SSS) and the Cora P. Maloney College in welcoming Willie Moss as the newest member of our team. Willie serves as the SSS retention coordinator and is responsible for advising a caseload of SSS students and co-facilitating SSS workshops and cultural programming, along with monitoring the progress of all SSS students in the achievement of our objectives: retention, good academic standing, and graduation. Willie is a licensed master social worker with over 20 years of experience assisting first-generation, pre-college students in reaching their goals. He is new to UB and has been enjoying, in his words, a “90-degree learning curve.” Willie arrives at UB from Connecticut, where he commuted four hours a day to work in NYC schools. He reports enjoying the much easier commute that the Buffalo area offers. Overall, he’s been very impressed with SSS students, their ability, achievements and resilience.
Willie can be reached at email@example.com, 716-645-4726 and is located in the newly-renovated SSS offices in 215 Norton.
The Office of the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management is pleased to announce that Rose Polino has been selected as the HR & Finance Manager. Rose comes to us with over 17 years of office administration experience at the University at Buffalo. She started in 1998 as the Office Manager for Campus Dining and Shops. Since 2008, she served as Office Manager for the offices of Student Success and Retention. In her role she managed the customer service center as well as the administration for human resources and financial management. Rose also served as the AdvisorTrac scheduling software Administrator/Trainer for the campus-wide undergraduate advising centers.
In her new role, Rose will provide support for budget and financial planning, strategic financial and fund management, internal auditing of financial matters and oversight of Human Resource matters across Enrollment Management.