Thursday, May 1, 2008

Union Institute & University Announces New Hires

Regina Sewell, Union Institute & University’s Admissions Counselor, Cohort Ph.D.

Regina Sewell, the new Admissions Counselor for the Cohort PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies, comes to UI&U as a recent graduate of UCLA’s master’s program in Ethnomusicology. A native of Cincinnati, Sewell brings to UI&U her previous graduate admissions experience from the University of Cincinnati, teaching experience from UCLA, and her lifelong passion for education and the musical arts.

Sewell hopes to use these attributes and her own interdisciplinary background to recruit prospective learners to the Cohort Ph.D. program as well as further the goals of diversity, social justice, and academic excellence established by the UI&U.

Mark Stevens, UI&U Online Content Manager/Writer

Mark Stevens, UI&U’s new Web Content Manager, grew up in northeastern Ohio and graduated from Kent State with a bachelor’s degree in English in 2004. He comes to UI&U from Frontgate where he worked as a Production Coordinator for the Frontgate and Grandin Road Web sites.

Sheila Morris, UI&U Human Resources Assistant and Secretary

Originally from Detroit, Morris moved to Cincinnati in July of 2004. Before accepting the position as human resources assistant and secretary at UI&U, she worked as a transmission specialist for Key Bank.

Morris attended Davenport University in Michigan where she studied computer applications. She also attended Herzing College Online and received her degree in health care.