Colleen Stano

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Colleen Stano
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Director of Academic Advising
(269) 387-5075
2350 Schneider Hall, Mail Stop 5411
Mailing address: 
Office of Advising and Admissions
Haworth College of Business
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5411 USA
  • Ph.D., Educational Leadership-Higher Education, Western Michigan University, 2019
  • M.A., Children’s Literature, Simmons College, 2011
  • B.M., Music Education, University of Michigan, 2007
  • Higher Education Student Affairs, Western Michigan University, 2016
Teaching interests: 
  • First Year Experience
  • Student success
  • Academic recovery
  • Intervention skills for student affairs professionals
Research interests: 
  • Sense of belonging in higher education
  • Strategies for students with invisible illnesses

Dr. Colleen Stano is the Director of Academic Advising in the Haworth College of Business at Western Michigan University.

She is also the coordinator for BUS 1000, the first-year experience course for business students.