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Dana Brown

Empire Opportunity Program Director
School for Undergraduate Studies
Office(s):
  • ()
  • Academic School:
    Arts and Humanities
  • Administrative Division:
    Academic Affairs
  • Office:
    Provost
Phone:
  • 518-587-2100 ext:2795
Education
  • Master of Education in English and Middle/Secondary Education for Professional Licensure from Lesley University
  • Bachelor of Science in English Literature and Middle School Education from Lesley University
Subjects of Interest
  • Communications
  • Cultural Studies
  • Literature
  • Writing
Professional Responsibilities / Bio

Dana Brown is the Director of the Empire Opportunity Program.  She has also been a Mentor and Pre-enrollment Advisor at the College since 2008. She has an MEd in English and Middle/Secondary Education for Professional Licensure, a Bachelor of Science in English Literature and Middle School Education. She holds a teacher certification in English Language Arts for Middle and Secondary Education.  Although she mentors across the disciplines, Ms. Brown's specialty is advising students who have the goal of becoming teachers.  She has taught and developed courses in the humanities area, such as Children's Literature, Exploring Freedom, and Independent Learning Strategies.  Aside from her academic work, she runs a non-profit 501c3 organization that works to bridge the gap between home, school, and community for K-12 students.