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Employee spotlight: Sorat Tungkasiri
Posted October 17, 2011; 01:00 p.m.
Name: Sorat Tungkasiri
Position: Coordinator of the New Media Center. Managing day-to-day operations of the center, which is run by the Office of Information Technology and located in Lewis Library. Assisting students, faculty and staff with a wide range of new media technologies, including photo, video and audio editing, video production, website development, and graphic design.
Quote: "What I enjoy most is dealing with various technologies and helping people who walk in the door. On a day-to-day basis we never have one set task -- you never know what you will encounter when troubleshooting. This job is always a challenging experience that keeps me on my toes."
Outside interests: Spending time with his wife, Mary, and their 2-year-old son, Alexander. Attending graduate school at Columbia University to obtain a master's degree in computing in education. Snowboarding. Listening to music.