We want to welcome Laura Hiebing to the role of the Indigenous Student Services Coordinator in the Academic Coaching and Tutoring Services unit. Laura brings a wealth of knowledge and experience working with Native American Students through tribal, K-12, and college setting, experience teaching undergraduate and graduate students, and studying the Indian Child Welfare Act and Social Work Practice with American Indian Communities. She also has demonstrated success working in various settings and capacities to provide support services to students and clients of many diverse backgrounds.
Laura is familiar with the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a student and professional with established relationships across campus as well as with the broader Madison and Wisconsin Native American communities. She will provide culturally-relevant academic and personal support services to Native American/American Indian college students to achieve academic excellence. She will assist students in navigating campus and identifying campus resources and opportunities within the DDEEA and UW-Madison community.
Welcome Laura to the ACTS/DDEEA Family!