The Centre for Initiatives in Education (CIE)

Carleton University
1516 Dunton Tower
1125 Colonel By Dr | Ottawa, ON | K1S 5B6

Enriched Support Program
Indigenous Enriched Support Program
Learning in Retirement Program

Staff/faculty in the Enriched Support, Indigenous Enriched Support, and Learning in Retirement programs continue to work remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please consult with each program’s website for contact information.

Virtual office hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (closed between noon – 1:00 p.m. for lunch)

Robin Norris

Associate Director, FYS Instructor
Petra Watzlawik-Li

Coordinator of Programs, Student Advisor, Contract Instructor
Susan Burhoe

Student Advisor and FYS Instructor
Allan Blunt

Coordinator, Academic Support, Program Evaluation, and Research
Rachelle Thibodeau

Life-Long Learning Program Coordinator
Daphne Uras

Learning in Retirement Administrator/Communications Liaison
Katherine Waitschat-Drew

Learning in Retirement Assistant
Jessica Ramsay (Acting)

Administrative Assistant (Mentor & Facilitator Programs)
Courtney Lindsay (Acting)

First Year Seminar Instructor & Coordinator, Academic Coaching
Beth Hughes (on sabbatical until July 2021)

IESP Coordinator and IESP/ESP FYS Instructor
Sarah Blackwell (Bzhiw-Kwe)

Indigenous Student Advisor and Assistant Program Coordinator
Kirstei Abbott

Assistant IESP Coordinator
Annie Miller

Centre Administrator and Financial Coordinator
Mirka Snopkowska

Program and Admissions Officer
Stephanie Wagar

Registrarial and Admissions Administrator
Natalie McInnis (on leave until October 2021)

Registrarial and Admissions Administrator
Tracy Yusuf (Acting)

FYS Instructor, Mentor Program Coordinator, and Academic Coaching Coordinator
Jennifer Gilbert