Catharine Patrone

Director of Student Services

Contact Information

cpatrone@purdue.edu - 765.494.2906

Staff Bio

Catharine Patrone graduated summa cum laude with her BA in communication and minors in women's studies and human development and family science from Ohio State University. She completed her MA in higher education and student affairs also from Ohio State University. While in graduate school, she worked as a research consultant in the Student Support Office at Lancaster University in Lancaster, England during the summer of 2002. Prior to coming to Purdue University, Catharine served in the capacities of graduate associate and program coordinator at the University Honors & Scholars Center at Ohio State University.

As Director of Student Services, Catharine leads and manages student services in the Honors College. She develops and leads honors co-curricular programs and initiatives and directs the Purdue Stamps Scholars group. Catharine enjoys working with the bright and talented students in the Honors College who will be tomorrow's leaders.