Department of Academic Affairs

Alana Nadeau is the newly appointed Associate Director of Academic Affairs for the 2018-2019 academic year. She is currently a senior at the University at Albany. She is pursuing a major in English as well as a minor in Education. After transferring to UAlbany her sophomore year, she quickly became involved on campus. She worked as a peer mentor in the Writing and Critical Inquiry program during the 2017-2018 school year. As a peer mentor, she assisted a professor in helping other students expand their writing and critical thinking skills. Alana enjoys helping people in any way that she can, especially academically.

She is a member of Alpha Phi Omega, a co-ed service fraternity, that prides itself on the focus of Leadership, Friendship, and Service. Through this fraternity, she has partaken in a wide array of community service projects serving the UAlbany campus, the surrounding communities, and the nation. She is also a member of Women in Positions of Power, an organization on campus that helps empower women to become successful beings. In her free time, she volunteers with children within the community in an academic setting. Post-graduation, she intends on further pursuing her personal goal of being an educator. As the Associate Director of Academic Affairs, she plans to implement a program that allows students to educate others on their topics of interest while at the same time giving them real life experience in education, lecture, and lesson plans. In addition to that, the department is a resource for academic related programs as well as a guide to outside resources. She looks forward to being a part of the Student Association during the 2018-2019 school year. Alana is consistently open to new ideas. Feel free to reach out to Alana or vist her office hours.

Alana Nadeau
Director of Academic Affairs