Paula M. Porcoro


Paula serves as an Academic Advisor in the Panuska College of Professional Studies where she has been employed since 2006. She serves as the academic liaison to the Counseling and Human Services Department.

She received both her B.S. in Counseling and Human Services and her M.S. in Rehabilitation Counseling from The University of Scranton. Paula is a Licensed Professional Counselor that has worked in the fields of mental health and addiction prior to joining the University.

As a proud alumna, she enjoys advocating for students and empowering them to achieve their long term goals. She enjoys working with students and appreciates each students' uniqueness in their path to success.

Paula enjoys spending time with her family, photography and reading.

 Two Pieces of Advice

  1. Never give up, even when it seems like your only option. Never doubt there are people in your corner.
  2. Don't make excuses, make it happen! You're capable of overcoming any obstacles that life throws your way.

 Favorite Quote: "A woman is like a tea bag-you never know how strong she is until she gets into hot water".

Eleanor Roosevelt

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