Student Success

The college experience offers so many unique opportunities, possibilities and challenges, which is both exciting and stressful. Emma Barnaby, CNMS Student Success Coach and Advisor, meets with students to discuss their interests, goals, strengths and weaknesses and develop a plan for improvement and success.

Emma’s Calendly link


The Student Success Coach offers video resources, group workshops and meets one-on-one with students to help you improve your STEM learning strategies, develop effective study habits, build academic resilience and find balance between your academic and non-academic commitments.

Video resources can be found on the CNMS Advising Youtube Channel!

Student Success Meetings (in-person in UC 205A and virtual via GoogleMeet) can be scheduled at Meetings can range in topic of anything related to the success of the student and include, but are not limited to:

    • Navigating coursework
    • Creating a balanced schedule
    • Study techniques and how to avoid procrastination
    • Active learning strategies
    • High school to college transition
    • Time management
    • Learning about academic resources on campus
    • Test preparation and strategies

We also recommend checking opportunities for support through the Academic Success Center including tutoring, SI PASS, Academic Advocacy and much more!


Emma has a referral link that you can access by clicking the button below! You will be able to indicate here whether you are self-referring or an advisor/professor referring a student.

Emma’s Referral Link


Feel free to email any requests or questions to