Skip to main content

Advisement

Meet Your Advisors

gws advisors.jpg

Natalie Hansen


Natalie Hansen is the Career Director for Global Women's Studies. Having degrees in Hospitality and Tourism Management, Social Work, and Education and Child Development, she understands that finding the right career is a unique and fun journey. As a Career Director for GWS, her role is to help make the transition from college to a career as easy and enjoyable as possible. She can help you with career exploration, in-depth resume and cover letter review, job searching, networking, interviewing skills, and graduate school preparation. To make an appointment, click here or reach out to her via email, at natalie_hansen@byu.edu.

Marie Orton


Marie Orton, Professor of Italian, member of the GWS Executive Committee. Prof. Orton has served as an advisor and mentor to multiple university programs. If you are considering grad school, whether you are just beginning your academic journey or a senior in the process of applying, or somewhere in-between, please email her and make an appointment (marie_orton@byu.edu). No matter what stage you are at, she will help you know how to approach the application process, how to craft a powerful personal statement, and how to assemble a successful application.

Anna-Lisa Halling

Associate Professor of Portuguese, GWS Internship Coordinator.
If you are interested in completing a GWS internship, please email her at halling@byu.edu to set up an appointment. There are a lot of exciting opportunities already established and others that are currently in the works. Whatever your major and/or your interests, there is an internship that is the right fit for you. Prof. Halling is more than happy to help you choose and set up internship opportunities that will benefit not only your current course of study, but also your future career.