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Hamilton resident, Clinton native named career planning and development officer at Morrisville State College

MORRISVILLE, N.Y.— Barbara Roback, of Hamilton, NY, has joined Morrisville State College as the career planning and development officer.

In her new role, Roback will drive campus-wide efforts to prepare students for successfully pursuing employment and educational goals leveraging their hands-on experience gained through Morrisville’s “living classrooms.” She will also collaborate with employers, faculty, alumni, and college consortiums on events and platforms to connect students and alumni with career opportunities.

“Our college community is thrilled with the strong credentials that Barbara brings to Morrisville State College,” said Leslie Crosley, director of admissions. “Her wealth of experience working with students in career development as well as her track record of collaboration with colleagues across many different disciplines makes her a natural fit for us. She has hit the ground running, and we expect great things.”

A native of Clinton, NY, Roback worked at Colgate University as associate director of career services prior to working at MSC.

Roback earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Inter-American Studies from the State University of New York at Albany and a Master of International Business Studies degree from the University of South Carolina-Columbia.

Morrisville State College sets the world in motion for students. Curriculums are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology. Lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs, the college was named to the 2012 President’s Higher Community Service Honor Roll. Visit www.morrisville.edu to experience, Morrisville in motion.