311 Sprau Tower
Education: M.A., Oakland University
Areas of Expertise: Academic Advising and Student Success.
Nathan Venske is the newest addition to the School of Communication undergraduate advising unit. Nathan has a Master of Arts in Counseling from Oakland University and comes to Western Michigan University after working as an academic advisor at Oakland University, Nova Southeastern University and Indiana University.
Nathan passed the National Board for Certified Counselor examination in 2009. He has created and taught student success seminars in goal setting, time management and study skills. At Indiana University Nathan designed the Reaching Your Potential Seminar series consisting of topic areas in Happiness, Motivation and Overwhelmed (stress management).
Nathan is an award winning academic advisor who has presented at university, state, regional and national academic advising conferences. Nathan has also spoke and consulted about happiness in the workplace with other professional organizations including the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPA).
Professional Organization(s): National Academic Advising Association (NACADA)