Advising

Our experienced advisors will help you navigate the University’s courses and resources on your unique journey to graduation. To take the first step, attend an information session, then meet with an advisor to discuss your goals. 

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Josh Borowicz

As a senior academic advisor, Josh Borowicz, PhD, has advised University students over the past 30 years, especially students pursuing individually designed degrees. He holds a BA in English literature, an MA in Creative Writing, and a PhD in American Studies.

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Karen Moon

​Karen Moon has a 30-year history with the University of Minnesota that includes 12 years of administration and communications in the College of Liberal Arts, and 8 years of advising graduate social work students. As a part-time, returning learner, she earned her B.A. in art history with a focus on American Indian art and issues of cultural representation. Her Master of Liberal Studies (MLS) degree reflects her ongoing interest in visual culture and the cultural construction of race.​   

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Amy Burger Sanchez

Amy (A.J.) Burger Sanchez is currently a senior academic advisor in the Interdisciplinary Studies degrees and teaches ICP 3101W Proposal Development Seminar. While her course is designed for students pursuing health-related individualized degrees, she loves working with students and curricula across all disciplines. Amy holds a BA in Spanish and an MA in comparative and international development education.