Meet the Staff

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Rodd Newcombe, Director  Ext. 7110  -  newcombe@fit.edu

Contact Rodd if you have any questions about special needs or learning accommodations. This includes testing accommodations as well as assistance with note-taking and study strategies. As the director of Academic Support, Rodd is able to assist students regarding class/instructor conflicts, uncertainty regarding  major choice, college adjustment or issues resulting in academic probation status.

Associate Director, Veronica Giguere

Veronica Giguere, Associate Director - Ext. 7115 - vgiguere@fit.edu

You can meet with Veronica to discuss issues specifically relating to peer tutoring, campus academic resources, time management, and peer tutoring assessment. During the Fall and Spring semesters, she coordinates and leads academic resource workshops to help students improve time management, note-taking, and exam skills required in the university environment. Veronica coordinates peer tutor certification for ASC tutors and manages the ASC blog, Facebook page, and Twitter feed to best inform the campus regarding upcoming group studies and academic workshops.


Michael Sanchez, Administrator  II Ext. 7110 - sanchez@fit.edu

See Michael if you have questions about one-on-one tutoring appointments, group studies, wrtitng appointments, seminars, becoming a tutor, verified absences, Phi Eta Sigma, Communication Placement Exams, advance placement exams or if you need to make an appointment with the Director for academic issues.