Dec. 20, 2011

College says farewell to emerita

Helen Foster

The college community is remembering Helen Foster, a professor emerita in the School of Education, who died on Nov. 23. She joined Geneseo in 1957 to teach a special education class at Holcomb Campus School and joined the faculty in 1959. During her time at Geneseo she served as acting chair of the Special Education Department and also chaired the department before her retirement in 1993.