Kate Goldstein joined Student Success (then called University Academic Affairs) as the Student Success Specialist for the Office of Completion and Student Success in the fall of 2018. She was most recently Senior Academic Advisor in The Media School on the Bloomington campus. In this position, she crossed boundaries of academic advising, career coaching, and teaching. Previously, she taught on the Bloomington campus in the Department of English, for the Student Academic Center, and with the GROUPS program. She has also worked as a writing coach, a grader in the Kelley School of Business, and a McNair Scholars research mentor. From these varied experiences, she has built expertise in working with international, first generation, and at-risk student populations. She brings her broad understanding of the challenges faced by students to collaborative work with professionals across the IU system. Kate holds an MA in English from IU Bloomington and a BA in English from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.