Lauri Pepe Bousquet is a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Education Department. As well as teaching Undergraduate and Graduate courses, Lauri is a co-facilitator of CLAS ACT, a learning community for Freshmen interested in Education. As well, Lauri serves on the Education Department’s Curriculum and Policy Committees. Lauri is also a certified national consultant for the Northeast Foundation for Children in Turners Falls, MA, where she has developed program, taught and coached educators, critiqued professional resources and presented at conferences in the United States and internationally. As well, Lauri serves on the Board of Regents at Le Moyne College and the Founders’ Day Committee. Lauri is vice-president of the Board of HOPE for Ariang, a not-for-profit organization charged with building and sustaining a school in Southern Sudan. She is also a longstanding member of the Board of Directors of the CNY Teaching Center.