Dr. Coleman-Burns truly cares about students. She goes the extra distance to help them with their studies and their academic situations, and is passionate about providing assistance to students who are struggling. She also provides support systems such as her peer-facilitated groups and her GENESIS Scholar Program. Many students have benefitted from her interest in them, her caring and concern, and her advocacy.
Never compromising on academic standards, she requires that all students perform to the best of their abilities. She recognizes the individual talents each student demonstrates. She exemplifies how to respect differences and value how to deal objectively with differing views and opinions. Her compassion and empathy are of an award-winning caliber. Dr. Coleman-Burns embodies the criteria of caring, compassion, and commitment to students.