The newly appointed faculty members ‚Äď William McFarland and Kyle Neeley ‚Äď will serve as adjunct instructors of Computer Science.
‚ÄúMcFarland and Neeley bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom,‚ÄĚ said Dr. Joanna F. Blount, Dean of Academic and Student Services.¬† ‚ÄúThey join a diverse group of dedicated professionals who make Ancilla a great place for our students to learn new skills. Both will serve our students well.‚ÄĚ
McFarland holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a minor in Management Information Systems from Indiana Tech.¬† He previously served as a Computer Technician and Programmer Analyst at the Culver Educational Foundation, and currently serves as the Software Manager at the same facility.
Neeley holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics with a minor in Computer Science from Winthrop University.¬† He is currently working on a Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science at Indiana University ‚Äď South Bend.¬† Neeley has served as a Teacher’s Assistant in mathematics and as a math tutor. He is currently the Preteen Coordinator at Nappanee Missionary Church.
‚ÄúAncilla College strives to hire faculty who are student-centered and willing to go the extra step for students,‚ÄĚ said Blount.¬† ‚ÄúThis is especially important at Ancilla where many of our students are ‚Äėfirst generation‚Äô and are getting their first experience in a college setting. Students today have so much to adjust to and it‚Äôs helpful for them to realize each faculty member is a partner in their learning process.‚ÄĚ
Ancilla College is a Catholic, two-year, co-educational, liberal arts college in Donaldson, Indiana sponsored by the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ.