Mentorship Staff

Sarah Basilion

Sarah BasilionCoordinator, Undergraduate & Custom Programs

Sarah coordinates custom summer programs, the AU Gap Program, and the Mentorship Program in Greece and England. She serves as an academic advisor working with students in their courses and field practicum experiences, and spends the fall semester as the in-country advisor for one of the Mentorship Programs abroad.

(202) 895-4869
basilion@american.edu

Donelle Broskow

Donelle Broskow Assistant Dean for Undergraduate & Post-Baccalaureate Programs

Donelle Broskow is Assistant Dean for Undergraduate & Post-Baccalaureate Programs. She leads the academic internship and experiential programs for the school; this includes the renowned Washington Semester Program, Washington Mentorship, Graduate Professional Studies, Mentorship Programs in Greece and England, the and the AU Gap Program. She attended the University and has an MS in Higher Education Administration and BA in History.

(202) 895-4968
broskow@american.edu

Diane Lowenthal

Diane Lowenthal Senior Associate Dean

Diane Lowenthal is the Senior Associate Dean in SPExS. She came to AU in 2000 to teach American Politics Seminars and supervise Research Projects for the Washington Semester Program. Prior to joining AU, Dr. Lowenthal taught American Politics courses (including Campaigns and Elections, Political Behavior, Political Psychology, and Women and Politics) at Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA. Dr. Lowenthal earned a PhD in Social and Decision Sciences from Carnegie Mellon University.

(202) 895-4915
diane.lowenthal@american.edu

Amy Morrill Bijeau

Amy Morrill Bijeau Associate Director of Career and Internship Advising

Amy Morrill Bijeau has worked in higher education administration and experiential learning for approximately 20 years. As the Associate Director of Internships and Career Development, she provides ongoing guidance regarding internship best practices and enjoys leveraging technology to support students. Amy has a MEd in Counseling and Higher Education Administration from the University of Virginia and a B.A. in French and Religion from Wake Forest University.

(202) 895-4967
morrill@american.edu

Samishka Shetty

Samishka Shetty

Samiksha serves as the England Program Coordinator for the Mentorship Program. She serves as an academic advisor working with students in their courses, and spends the fall semester as the in-country advisor for the Mentorship Program in England.

(202) 895-4926
shetty@american.edu

Elizabeth Slupski

Elizabeth Slupski Assistant Director, UG & Post Baccalaureate Programs

Elizabeth coordinates AU's Mentorship Program and Undergraduate Bridge Programs. She works with the recruitment team, and serves as the Academic Advisor for these student populations, working closely with students to make sure the programs meet student's individualized needs through both their courses and field practicum experiences.

(202) 895-4936
slupski@american.edu

Questions?

Mentorship Program
(202) 895-4936
mentorship@american.edu