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Math Specialist, Mathematics Division and Learning Assistance Center


Math Specialist 
- Catherine LaFerriere

Office: HR 370
Phone: 443-518-4548

I have been teaching Developmental Mathematics at Howard Community College since 1997.  In 2004, in addition to teaching, I began tutoring Math in the Learning Assistance Center (LAC).  In 2005 I became the liaison between the Math Division and the Academic Support Services, also the LAC Math Specialist, training the Math tutors in the LAC.  In 2006, I added the responsibility of scheduling the labs in the Math Division and hiring and supervising student aides.

 I participate as a member of the HCC Developmental Education Committee, and the Developmental Education Association of Maryland.

Courses taught:

  • MATH060,  Basic Mathematics
  • MATH061 & 067,  Basic Algebra and Geometry
  • MATH070,  Intermediate Algebra


Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics, Carnegie-Mellon University 1980


2000 Outstanding Math Adjunct