Hardin Hub for Career & Academic Advising
Hardin Residence Hall Seminar Wing
Fall & Spring Semester Hours:  Monday-Thursday 8:00 am – 6:30 pm; Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Phone: (919) 843-2320

Appointments:
To schedule an appointment with an academic advisor please use Advising’s online scheduler (rather than emailing an advisor).  Choose “Hardin” in the location field.
To schedule an appointment with a career counselor, please go to http://careers.unc.edu and click on “Appointments.”
Academic advisors at the Hardin Office are generalists and serve all undergraduates and majors in the College of Arts & Sciences.

Drop-In Hours:
Academic Advising: Monday-Thursday 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm; Friday 10am – Noon.
Career Services does not have drop-in hours in the Hardin Hub.

ADVISORS

Kelsey Axe

Senior Advisor
171C Hardin Residence Hall Seminar Wing
Hardin Hub for Career & Academic Advising, South Campus
kaxe@email.unc.edu
919-843-8586

Biography

Alma Mater: UNC-Chapel Hill
Degrees: B.A. in Psychology with minor in English
What I enjoy most about working with students: Helping students explore their interests/goals and helping connect these to academics and other experiences
My hometown: Huntersville, NC
First job out of college: Academic Advisor at UNC
Lowest grade I got as an undergrad: Multiple “C+’s” (including in BIOL 101 and MATH 130)
If I didn’t work for Advising I would: Work as a keeper at an aquarium or zoo
Bucket list item: Scuba dive on the Great Barrier Reef

Fred Cave

Senior Advisor
171B Hardin Residence Hall Seminar Wing
Hardin Hub for Career & Academic Advising, South Campus
fcave@email.unc.edu
919-843-8921

Biography

Alma Mater: UNC-Chapel Hill (Undergrad) and Wake Forest University (Graduate)
Degrees: B.A. in Economics and M.A. in Management
My hometown: Allendale and Columbia, SC
First job out of college: Educational Advisor for the Next Generation Venture Fund
Lowest grade I got as an undergrad: “F” more than once.  I had a little too much fun my senior year
If I didn’t work for Advising I would: Work in business consulting or an entrepreneur
Bucket list item: Skydive

Sarah Johnston

Advisor
172B Hardin Residence Hall Seminar Wing
Hardin Hub for Career & Academic Advising, South Campus
johnstsa@email.unc.edu
919-843-1691

Biography

Alma Mater: Coastal Carolina University (Undergrad) and University of South Carolina (Graduate)
Degrees: B.A. in History and M.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs
What I enjoy most about working with students: Helping them figure out the puzzle pieces that make up their curriculum
My hometown: Essex Junction, VT
First job out of college: An academic advisor at the University of South Carolina
Lowest grade I got as an undergrad: “B+” yup, I killed it in college
If I didn’t work for Advising I would: I would and still may become a novelist
Bucket list item: Be on a reality television show (hopefully House Hunters)

Jean-Paul Viray

Advisor
171A Hardin Residence Hall Seminar Wing
Hardin Hub for Career & Academic Advising, South Campus
jpviray@email.unc.edu
(919) 843-1587

Biography

Alma Mater: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Undergrad) and DePaul University (Graduate)
Degrees: B.S. in Psychology and M.Ed. in Human Services and Counseling
What I enjoy most about working with students: Hearing all the student stories and learning about what motivates them
My hometown: Addison, IL
First job out of college: Resident Counselor at the Illinois Math and Science Academy
Lowest grade I got as an undergrad: “F” as I may be the embodiment of the phrase, “I’m not a Math person”
If I didn’t work for Advising I would: Be a sports talk radio host
Bucket list item: To watch a baseball game at every MLB park in the country (I’ve been to 10 so far, 11 if you count the old Metrodome)

DEANS

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STAFF

Samantha Lockwood

Student Services Assistant
177 Hardin Residence Hall Seminar Wing
Hardin Hub for Career & Academic Advising, South Campus
snlock@email.unc.edu
919-843-2320

Biography

Alma Mater: University of South Carolina
Degrees: B.A. in Political Science
What I enjoy most about working with students: Helping them solve problems
My hometown: Burlington, NC
First job out of college: Working for Advising
Lowest grade I got as an undergrad: “C”
If I didn’t work for Advising I would: Work in a National Park
Bucket list item: Visit all 50 states

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