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Arts Advising

Academic Advising:

With new information from the President's Office regarding the discontinuation of in-person instruction. All in-person advising has been suspended until further notice. However, ONLINE ADVISING and PHONE appointments are available . Questions can also be sent to 

Book an online appointment with an Arts Advisor:

Students can book an Arts Academic Advising appointment with either one of our Arts Academic Advisors Jenna Overzet or Alison McLaren by visiting the Arts Booking Calendar webpage.  Appointments will continue to open up on a weekly basis and will be administered using Microsoft Teams or by phone-appointment.  

Arts Advising Booking Calendar

Our advisors meet primarily with General BA students, and students in their first year.  If you are a senior year student with a major and have questions regarding progression, please connect with your Arts Undergrad Advisor, listed below.


Please make sure you are in the right place for advising. (e.g. Students with BA in Psychology, fall under Science Academic Advising and students with a BA in Economics, fall under the Lazaridis School of Business and Economics.)

Arts Undergrad Advisor Contacts:

Anthropology Sara Matthews
Archaeology, Heritage Studies Deb Foran  
Communication Studies, Cultural Studies Jonathan Finn 
English Markus Poetzsch
Environmental Studies Miguel Sioui 
Film Studies Katherine Spring 
Geography Steven Roberts  
Global Studies Joanne Benham Rennick
History, Ancient Studies Amy Milne-Smith 
International Education Studies Steve Sider 
Languages & Literatures Simona Pruteanu 
Medieval & Medievalism Studies Chris Nighman 
Philosophy Ashwani Peetush 
Political Science and North American Studies Patti Goff 
Religion and Culture Meena Sharify-Funk 
Sociology Dana Sawchuk 
Strategies for Academic Success Crystal Shadwell 
Sussex Law Patti Goff 
Women and Gender Studies Jenna Hennebry 


Book an appointment

Are you a first-year Arts student and need some academic advice? You've come to the right place!

Book an online or phone appointment with one of our arts advisors through the following link:

Arts Advising Booking Calendar