Building Advising Processes for Undergraduate Discovery

Thursday, March 23, 2023 | 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Many units on campus are actively involved in redesigning their undergraduate student support processes to foreground the ethos and opportunity pathways of project-based, discovery learning at UC Berkeley. This session brings together innovative advisors from three units that have been actively experimenting with how to build the best support possible for undergraduate discovery journeys. 


  • Steve Nguyen, Director, Transfer Center
  • Anna Hilke, Major Advisor, Physics
  • Kathleen Cooney, Major Advisor, Physics
  • Brianna Franklin, Major Advisor, Astrophysics


  • Kasra Sotudeh, Athletic Studies Center, Chair, Discovery Advising Staff Council
  • Sean Burns, Discovery Hub

Resources shared during this session:

Foundations of Practice: Informational, Conceptual, Relational

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Building Advising Processes for Undergraduate Discovery (Advancing Practice)