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Director

Office: YONG, 8th floor
Phone: (765) 494-0843
E-mail:
gregor31@purdue.edu

Hometown

I was born and raised in northern Indiana – “The Region”. After attending Purdue for my undergraduate degree, married and moved out east for several years – living in Connecticut and Maryland. I am now happy to call West Lafayette home once again.

Education

  • B.A. French Education, Purdue University
  • M.S. Academic Advising, Kansas State University

Experience

  • Associate Director, Exploratory Studies, Purdue University
  • Assistant Director, Academic Advising, Ivy Tech Community College, Evansville, IN

Advice for the Future Boilermaker

  • Purdue is a big campus, but it can become small really fast! Get involved; try new things.
  • It’s okay to be lost.
  • 4 years fly by quickly; enjoy it all!
  • Experiment with your electives.
  • Sleep is amazing – consider getting it regularly
  • Don’t’ be afraid to fail – that’s how learning happens

Fun Facts

I met my husband at Purdue; we eloped to Hawaii two weeks after I graduated. We have two children (one who’s a Purdue Alum also). I love dogs, drink TAB (yes, it’s still available), enjoy traveling and games of all sorts. I like Crossword puzzles, Sudoku, Euchre, and board games.

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