Rae LaBar Palmer

Learning Specialist, Senior

Role: I love working with students and developing rapport. I am passionate about coaching, teaching, and mentoring. I have the pleasure to collaborate with undergraduates through Schedule for Success, Academic Recovery, and Academic Coaching by supporting students in developing goals for success and incorporating academic strategies to navigate the rigors of college. I identify as Latinx, a dyslexic, and a first-generation college student.

Education: The University of Arizona, B.A. in Elementary Education with a minor in Art Education; The University of Arizona, M.A., Language, Reading, and Culture (LRC), The University of Arizona, Ph.D., Teaching, Learning & Sociocultural Studies (in progress)

Hometown: Yuma, Arizona

Activities/Interests: My hobbies include aspiring to live a more sustainable and minimalistic lifestyle, cycling, mountain biking, gardening, and spending time with my husband and very sassy and dramatic rescue pup, Ella Jane.