MIDDLETOWN — Wesleyan University’s Center for the Arts has appointed Rani Arbo as Campus and Community Engagement Manager as of Feb. 26.
Prior to joining the Center for the Arts on an interim basis in October 2016, Arbo spent seven months coordinating the “Feet to the Fire: Riverfront Encounter” festival, held in May 2016. She was a Vocal Music Teacher for the Center for Creative Youth in 2017, and a Fellow in the College of the Environment during the 2014-2015 academic year. Originally from New York City, she holds a Bachelor of Arts in English and Geology from Amherst College, where she previously was an Outreach Coordinator. She also works as a band leader and manager, freelance writer and editor. She has resided in Middletown for 20 years, where she has served as the Founder and Director of the Middletown Community Chorus since 2015.