Bio: Nicole has worked at UNLV for over five years in academic advising with the Academic Success Center. After completing her Bachelor’s (Spanish) and Master’s (Educational Leadership) degrees at the University of Nevada, Reno, Nicole worked in residence life at the University of Northern Colorado, and the University of Colorado, Boulder. She has experience working with diverse populations of high-achieving students to support their academic and personal success, particularly in their first year of college. Her academic interests include educational policy and academic underpreparation. Nicole is currently a doctoral student (Higher Education) at UNLV. In her spare time, Nicole enjoys reading, baking, going to concerts, and traveling.
Favorite Quote: “The teacher is of course an artist, but being an artist does not mean that he or she can make the profile, can shape the students. What the educator does in teaching is to make it possible for the students to become themselves.” ― Paulo Freire, We Make the Road by Walking: Conversations on Education and Social Change
Come stop by the Student Service’s First-Generation Student Center in PSAC 450 for some free delicious food! (While you’re here, don’t forget to sign up for free professional headshots on October 28th!) #GEARUPNV #gearupworks
#GEARUPWeek at Hug High School. They invited several businesses to participate in talking to students in regards of their profession. Monday was Military/Law Enforcement Day. Tuesday was Business Day. Wednesday was Medical/Science Day. Today is Trade/Hospitality Day, and tomorrow they [ ]
NSC Institutional Interview - Nevada GEAR UP This video is about Nevada State College (NSC) from the lens of a former Nevada GEAR UP First Year College Advisor. To learn more about NSC, you can visit …