Welcome to the Rubenstein School! The Student Services folks are here to help students navigate the many processes and opportunities in RSENR and across UVM. If you have questions about your major, are looking for a form or an internship, need help or encouragement of any kind, or simply want to visit, we are here to help.
Our Student Services staff are housed in both the Aiken Center Dean's Office and the Bittersweet Building. These pages provide information about our many services as well as connect you to the proper person or office. Please take some time to explore here as many of your questions can likely be answered with some research.
Our success is deeply connected to your success. Let us welcome you again and we all look forward to working with you.
Marie Vea-Fagnant - Assistant Dean for Student Services & Staff Development, 220F Aiken Center
Coordinate student services & support staff; Student issues (academic, personal, social); Consultation & Approval for Late Withdrawals, Medical Withdrawals, and Incompletes; Liaison to Dean of Students, ACCESS, Counseling & Psychiatric Services, ALANA Student Center and other UVM support services; Work Study Program contact; Network with other UVM Dean's Office Student Services
Marcia Caldwell, Administrative Assistant, 314 Aiken Center
Senior Records Check for October /December/May grads; Evaluation of transfer courses; Assist students with registration/advising issues; Leave of Absence; Study Abroad Approval; Dean's List; Assigning Major Advisors
Marcie Newland, Office Program Support, 304 Aiken Center
CATS (Curriculum Audit Tracking System) Exceptions; Course substitutions/waivers; 3-course sequence; Courses for Integrated NR Program; Internal Transfer Process; Add/change majors, minors, concentrations
Emilie Riddle, Assistant to the Dean, 220E Aiken Center
Recruitment & Admissions; Tours for prospective students & families; Admission events (Open Houses and Admitted Student Visit Days); New First Year & Transfer Student Orientation; Outreach activities; Homecoming; High School Student Visits (Green Across the Pacific); College/Career Fairs; First Year Advisor Support; USDA Multicultural Scholars Grant Management; RSENR-specific scholarship programs; Honors & Studies Committee
Susan Bean, ENVS Office Program Support, Room 200 Bittersweet Building
Schedule appointments with faculty and staff; CATS (Curriculum Audit Tracking System) Exceptions; Assigning Major Advisors; Work Study Program contac; Maintain student records and databases
Elizabeth (Ibit) Wright Getchell, Student Services Coordinator in ENVS, Room 212 Bittersweet Building
ENVS Student academic advising (academic, personal, social); ENVS student referrals for external programs, study abroad, internships, jobs; Environmental Program website management; Environmental Program communications, special event planning; Network with other UVM Dean's Office Student Services and campus services
Carolyn Goodwin Kueffner, Graduate Program Student Services Specialist, 220A Aiken Center
Management of RSENR Graduate Program; Prospective & Current graduate student support; Graduate application process and advisor assignments; Graduate Student Directory; Graduate Student Symposium; Graduate Student Orientation; USDA reporting management for Multicultural Fellows; Liaison between Rubenstein Graduate Student Association & faculty/administration
Elise Schadler, Coordinator of Community Based Learning, 312C Aiken Center
Support & development for Service-Learning, Community-Based Participatory Action Research, Engagement; Connection to CUPS (Community-University Partnerships & Service Learning) resources; Consultation on syllabus development & reflection activities; Facilitate community-partner matchmaking
Anna Smiles-Becker, Career Services Coordinator, 220G Aiken Center
Rubenstein School Internship Program; Internship/research/employment opportunities; Career advisement to students: assist with resumes, cover letters, interviewing skills, networking, and job search; RSENR Stewards leadership program; Liaison to UVM Career Services Office
Last modified September 17 2012 10:31 AM