Karen E. GetterAcademic and Learning Resources Specialist
Karen Getter received her Master's of Art from the University of Nevada at Las Vegas. She has taught study skills at the State University of New Paltz before coming to Vassar; she joined the Academic Resource Center at Vassar in 1983. She became Assistant to the Director of the Learning and Teaching Center in 2003, and then shifted her focus to become the Academic and Learning Resources Specialist of the Learning, Teaching, and Research Center iin 2007. She helps students at all levels to support them in specific courses, test preparation, organization, prioritizing, and presentation skills. Her passion is helping students achieve their best from their first year through their senior year. She is a resident of Ulster County and enjoys the drive into Poughkeepsie.