In colleges and universities, the physical learning environment embodies an institution’s educational philosophy and priorities.
Melaine C. Kenyon serves as director for technology support systems at SUNY Buffalo State, the largest comprehensive college in the State University of New York system. As director, Kenyon leads the activities of the Technology Support Services team: support desk, desktop systems and engineering, learning space design and improvement, video production, photography, graphic design, and television engineering. For over 10 years she has provided strategic leadership for the development and integration of instructional technology into classrooms and other learning spaces, and she is directly involved in the planning and design of classroom media technologies for academic environments under renovation. Melaine holds a bachelor of arts degree in history and a master of library science degree from the University at Buffalo.