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Madi Lowry

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Madi Lowry
Academic Life Coach
OU Academic Advising Resource Center

Madi's Coaching Mindset: "I believe that coaching is lending community to students through safe relationships that emphasize grace, accountability, and growth.

Higher Education Background:

  • Bachelor's- English Writing, The University of Oklahoma.
  • Master's- Human Relations, The University of Oklahoma.
Interests and Hobbies:
  • Reading
  • Chess
  • Perfume
  • Cooking
Top Defining Moments in Higher Education:
  • Being told, "We're glad you're here," by my first writing professor after changing major.
  • Finding my academic community and lifelong friends through the English department's creative writing workshops.
  • My undergraduate advisor getting me in only an hour after I changed my mind on leaving the university--during the first week of classes! 
  •  Instructing for the Introduction to Human Relations course during my graduate studies.
While in college, I experienced:
  • Balancing work and school.
  • Financial stress.
  • Academic motivation challenges.
  • A lack of a positive support network.
  • Lack of accessible mental health resources.