Service Appointments and Study Space Reservations Now Available!
Online tutoring and library services continue to be available for students and faculty:
The STAR Center tutoring and library services staff remain committed to supporting your academic success. For assistance, contact us at:
Sylvia Naranjo-Blaschke | Coordinator II | 936.273.7494
M.Ed, Angelo State University; BA, History, Texas A&M University
Lead for STAR Center service desk operations, including hospitality, circulation services, reserve collection maintenance, and Conroe Center library services.
Rhonda Cox | Circulation Specialist III | 936.273.7462
BS, Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Houston-Downtown; AA, Lone Star College-Montgomery
Lead for evening STAR Center service desk operations, also supports collection maintenance, and provides technical support for public computer stations, patron printing, and student ID printing process.
Monica Cammack | Reference Librarian/Associate Professor | 936.273.7487
MLS, Texas Woman's University; BS, Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Texas at Arlington
Subject Librarian for: Anthropology, Art, Automotive Technology, Communications/Journalism, Criminal Justice, Dance, Drafting, Drama/Theatre, Education, English, English as a Second Language, Humanities, Human Services, Live Entertainment Technology, Machining, Math, Music, Philosophy, Professional Pilot, Psychology, Sociology, Speech, Visual Communications, and Welding.
Cole Williamson | Reference Librarian/Associate Professor | 936.273.7091
MS Library Science, University of North Texas; BA, History, University of Houston
Subject Librarian for: Accounting, Administrative Services, Astronomy, Biology, Biotechnology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Information Technology, Economics, Emergency Medical Services, Engineering, Geography, Geology, Government/Political Science, History, Kinesiology, Land Surveying, Management, Marketing, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Physics, and Radiology Technology.
Mozhgan Pourasadollah | Manager, Academic Support Services | 936.271.6216
MBA, Our Lady of the Lake University; BBA, University of Iran
Oversees subject and academic success skills tutoring, academic coaching, and desk services for all STAR Center spaces.
Yolanda Guimerans de Perarnau | Coordinator III | 936.271.6113
MSc, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, England; BA, Physics, Universidad Simon Bolivar, Venezuela
Lead for subject tutoring, including scheduling and training. Also provides physics and math tutoring.
Adam Johnson | Coordinator III | 936.273.7414
Lead for academic success skills workshops and academic coaching.
Nathan Zingleman | Specialist IV | 936.272.7055
BS, Psychology, Sam Houston State University; AA, Lone Star College-Montgomery; AS, Lone Star College-Montgomery
Lead for writing tutoring and The Write Place.
Kara Castañon | Tutoring Specialist III | 936.273.7396
BA, English, Sam Houston State University; AA, Lone Star College-Montgomery
Lead for tutoring desk services, also provides academic coaching and writing tutoring.
Sarah Palacios-Wilhelm | Dean, Academic Affairs and Libraries | 936.273.7393
M.Ed., The George Washington University; MS/LIS, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign; BA, Philosophy, The George Washington University
Oversees academic support services, including the STAR Center: Learning Center & Library, The Undergraduate Research Institute, Center for Civic Engagement, One Book One Campus, dual credit instructional support, and faculty professional development.
Steve Simon | Business Manager | 936.273.7453
BS, Texas A&M University
Lead for Academic Excellence Division human resources, budget, and administrative processes.