Center for Transformative Learning

Office Location:

3rd Floor, Stephenson Hall


859-985-3404 Writing Res.

859-985-3670 Faculty Dev.

859-985-3656 Internships

859-985-3656 Career Dev.

Hours Open:

M-Th:9:00 am–8:00 pm

F:9:00 am–5:00 pm

Hours Closed:

Daily:12:00 pm–1:00 pm

T:4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Th:3:00 pm–5:00 pm

Contact Us


If you would like to make an appointment with a particular area, please feel free to contact those listed below.

area contact
Career Development Appointments 859-985-4963
Internship Appointments 859-985-4963

Writing Resources Appointments



If you have a question about a particular area, please feel free to contact the people listed below.

area contact
Administrative Assistance  
Career Development Director of Career Development
Faculty Development Leslie Ortquist-Ahrens, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature; Scholar of Teaching and Learning, Center for Transformative Learning; Director of the Center for Transformative Learning
Internships Esther Livingston, Director of Internships
Writing Resources Jennifer Marciniak, Coordinator of Writing Resources
Mission & Vision


The Center for Transformative Learning (CTL) inspires and empowers members of the Berea College community to grow personally, intellectually, and professionally, by connecting to one another and to resources that support deep and active learning for life.


The Center for Transformative Learning (CTL) will be the nexus for faculty, staff and students to explore innovative teaching and learning, link to high-impact educational practices, and embrace work and vocation.