For Immediate Release
Further Information: Contact Joseph Giomboni
Public Relations Office, (570) 208-5958
October 19, 2012 – Elizabeth Rafter has been named Learning Disabilities Coordinator at King’s College. As a member of the College’s Academic Skills Center, she is primarily responsible for working with students enrolled in the First Year Academic Studies program. The program assists King’s students in all aspects of college life, including time management and research skills, test preparation, and assistance in developing self-advocacy.
A native of Southern New Jersey, Rafter graduated from King’s in 2006 with a bachelor’s degree in history and secondary education. She earned a master’s degree in higher education counseling and student affairs from West Chest University of Pennsylvania.
Prior to her return to King’s, she held several positions assisting students on different levels of the autism spectrum. She was also a graduate assistant in the Office of Services for Students with Disabilities at West Chester University and the Office of Student Leadership and Activities at Saint Joseph’s University, and an intern in the Academic Advisement Office at Camden County College.
King's College is a Catholic College sponsored by the Congregation of the Holy Cross.