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Dean Calvin McFadden

Calvin McFadden is the Dean of the Ada Comstock Scholars and the Sophomore Class.

Calvin J. McFadden, Sr. is the Dean of the Sophomore Class and the Ada Comstock Scholars. He earned his B.A. in Sociology from Bethune-Cookman College, a M.Div. in Sociology of Religion from the Interdenominational Theological Center/Gammon Seminary, and a Ph.D. in Family and Child Sciences from Florida State University. Dean McFadden has served as Dean of Behavioral and Social Sciences at a Massachusetts community college, as well as has served on the faculty at Springfield and American International Colleges, and Florida State and Florida A & M Universities. He also serves as Senior Pastor of the historic St. John’s Congregational Church in Springfield, in addition to the Springfield School Committee.

Dean McFadden is an avid traveler and enjoys singing, cooking, reading, and spending time with his family which include his college sweetheart, Jamina, and two children, Catherine and Jerome.

To meet with Dean Riddell you may stop by during his Walk-In Hours on Monday from 11:00am - 11:50am, Wednesday from 2:30 - 4:00pm and on Thursday from 2:30 - 4:00pm or contact his assistant at ext. 4930 to schedule an appointment during regular office hours, 8:00am - 4:00pm M, T, Th, F and 10:00am - 4:30pm on W. Please check our announcements for any special changes to these times.

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