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Garrett Hollingsworth

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Garrett Hollingsworth
OU Price College of Business
Academic Advisor

Garrett's Coaching Mindset: "I believe that coaching is walking with students on their journey and illuminating the paths toward their goals as they discover their next steps."

Higher Education Background:

  • Bachelor's- Business Administration, The University of Oklahoma.
  • Master's- Divinity, Abilene Christian University.

Interests and Hobbies:

  • Spending time with my family.
  • Exercise, especially running.
  • Watching sports (OU, Arsenal FC, Thunder).
  • Watching Seinfeld.  

Top Life Defining Moments in Higher Education:

  • Internships and summer jobs that helped me capture a vision of a career supporting, encouraging, and challenging students to achieve their goals.
  • Mentors who helped me identify formational experiences and education that would prepare me to pursue my career aspirations.
  • Teachers willing to invest in my life.

While in college, I experienced:

  • Balancing work and school.
  • Being undecided on a major.
  • Difficulty building and managing successful study systems.
  • Not having a sense of belonging.
  • Financial stress.
  • Homesickness.
  • Academic motivation challenges.