Sylvia Somerville

Sylvia Somerville Editor
Northern Arizona University
IDEA Lab

Hometown
Sedona, Arizona

Degree (s)
Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology

What do you enjoy most about working with NAU undergrads?
I have found NAU undergraduates to be creative, passionate, and curious--a sheer delight to get to know, and I find it very rewarding to be able to help them make the most of their college experience.

What is your favorite place on campus?
I like both the Cline Library for its collections and programs, and the Health and Learning Center for its programs and amazing views of the San Francisco Peaks.

Why should students take advantage of the Student Success Coaching program?
We coaches are here to help you jump-start your academic career. We are committed to helping you succeed.

Student Success Coach 4 Significance
I delight in seeing students achieve their full potential. I am a very positive person and a great listener. I and am dedicated to providing the resources students need to reach their highest potential both academically and personally.

What’s the best piece of career advice you’ve ever been given?
Do what you love and success will follow.