One of the biggest benefits of being in the Environment & Sustainability BDP is that you have access to individualized advising services. Rose Mastrangelo, the BDP advisor and Connecting Experiences advisor for Environment, specializes in:
Students in the Environment & Sustainability BDP should plan to come in for coursework advising with Rose Mastrangelo once each long semester during registration.
Environment & Sustainability students must complete at least one Connecting Experience as part of the BDP. Rose can help you through the entire process, from brainstorming research and internship possibilities to helping you get course credit for the experience. Remember that it can take time to find the right Connecting Experience for you, so contact Rose the semester before you want to be in a Connecting Experience.
Rose Mastrangelo joined the Bridging Disciplines Programs in October 2011 as the advisor for the Environment & Sustainability, Digital Arts & Media, and Social Entrepreneurship & Non-profits Bridging Disciplines Programs. Rose also serves as the coordinator for the Archer Program at UT Austin. Prior to joining the BDPs, Rose worked as an advisor in the Center for Strategic Advising in the School of Undergraduate