Dr. Paul LaVergne is an accomplished mountaineer who inspires his students to ascend to lofty heights. Dr. LaVergne, past chair of Vaughn College's arts and sciences department, is a former executive with the computer giant Sperry Corp. Even at a school rooted in aviation, engineering and management, Dr. LaVergne understands why an arts-and-sciences curriculum is valuable. "I think it's important for students to write and think well. If you can, people take notice."
BA, Queens College, CUNY MS, New York University MS, SUNY at Stony Brook PhD, SUNY at Stony Brook