PITTSFIELD — Michael Obasohan was recently hired by Berkshire Community College to be the new TRiO academic counselor in the TRiO Student Support Services Program. He previously served as the assistant director of diversity programs and multicultural education and as an adjunct faculty member at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams. Obasohan holds a master of science degree for higher education in general administration from Bay Path University and and a bachelor of arts degree in management from MCLA. He lives in North Adams.The TRiO (Talent, Resources, Initiative, Opportunity) Student Support Service program at BCC is a free federally funded program under the U.S. Department of Education, established to assist students from first-generation, low-income backgrounds, and students with disabilities to find college success.
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