John N. Gardner Institute for Excellence in Undergraduate Education

Kyrsten Professional PhotoKyrsten Rue has a B.A. in Psychology from The University of Michigan-Dearborn and a M.Ed. in Educational Psychology from Wayne State University. She has dedicated the last eight years to coordinating internship & work experience programs. She has developed strategies to provide students with career exploration activities early in their pathway, connected with supports at the college including the First Year Experience, Orientation and Career Resource Services. Over the past two years, she has been working with stakeholders across the campus and community in an effort to align curriculum and student support services, to increase retention through to successful transfer and graduation.