Think of the student-professor relationship as a partnership with a common goal: your success.Here are a few tips to keep your relationship with the instructor on track: Life in college is a little different than it was in high school.Strong roots sustain us throughout life and are the foundation for the future. Here at Highlands, we honor and respect the roots of all of our students and foster strong and tall branches. The faculty and staff of Highlands help make that happen by supporting you in your professional and personal endeavors and helping you develop important leadership skills to support whatever path you might take.From roots grow branches, reaching outward and upward. We want our students to dream big dreams, set high goals, and achieve great and beautiful things. In some cases, we help you see life possibilities, new branches if you will, you have never considered nor thought about.Emily Williams, Department Chair, Special Education and Interim Department Chair, Teacher Education 124 Teacher Education Center, (505) 454-3535 Dr.Geri Glover, Department Chair, Counseling & Guidance 128 Teacher Education Center, (505) 454-3396 Dr.
Donna Woodford-Gormley, Department Chair, English and Philosophy 144 Douglas Hall, (505) 454-3414 Dr.
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Our roots stem from what our parents and family members taught us, our traditions, and our cultural heritage. As the president of this wonderful institution, it is a special privilege for me to be an even small part of your dreams, and I thank you for that opportunity. Our goal at Highlands is to assist you in every way we can to build upon your roots and make your dreams come true.
College courses nearly always require more reading, more homework and more of your time than your high school courses did. Don’t study something because your mother, father or friend thinks you should. Here are some hints on asking for help: Learning is lifelong.
It doesn’t mean you’re an alien from outer space if you: But if you’re having trouble clarifying your goals, see an adviser in Academic Support. Highlands University offers a lot of support services that are yours, free, just for the asking. Look to professors, advisers and college staff for support, but not for decisions. You’re never too old, too young, too nervous, or too inexperienced for college.
Students may contact one or more of these individuals for information specific to academic programs. Roxanne Gonzales, Vice President for Academic Affairs 108 Rodgers Administration Building, (505) 426-2250 Dr.