#FacultyFriday: Dr. Melissa Arasi inspires music students

Dr. Melissa Arasi, assistant professor of music and music education coordinator, arrived at Reinhardt University two years ago and has already made a lasting impact on her students. “I wish for all my students to have an authentic understanding of what makes a good teacher and the understanding that the teacher is the most influential…

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#FacultyFriday: Dr. SimonPeter Gomez channels father’s compassion for students

Dr. SimonPeter Gomez

The phone rang unexpectedly at 11 p.m. Dr. SimonPeter Gomez was watching the Boston Celtics with his father during winter break from his senior year at Bridgewater College when he answered the call. Mike Foley, his father’s former student, needed help preparing for dissertation comprehensive exams. His father’s willingness to assist students regardless of circumstance…

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