Leon Godsey

Academic Advisor & Retention Specialist, Adjunct Faculty
Undergraduate Academic Advising
MS Higher Education and Student Affairs, BS Psychology
COL-450: Internship / COL-101: Living Learning Community

Leo (he/him) began his collegiate journey at Ball State University as an Art Major before switching to Psychology. During his time at Ball State, Leo got involved in many different student organizations and leadership opportunities and was inspired by his professional mentors to enter into the field of Higher Education and Student Affairs. Leo achieved his master’s degree at Indiana University before continuing his work in Diversity Education and Residence Life. He is passionate about creating and inclusive campus environment where students can feel like home. Leo also cares deeply about self-care and the connection between physical and mental health and spent some time away from Higher Education working as a Mental Health Counselor. He is interested in philosophy, making meaningful connections with others, continuing to learn and grow personally and professionally, and is always trying new things!
In his free time, Leo enjoys playing video games, fire dancing, camping, listening to music, going to concerts and festivals, watching anime, and is currently teaching himself how to DJ and play Piano. Leo is also a Zodiac Leo, which happens to describe his personality perfectly.

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Naropa Campuses Closed on Friday, March 15, 2024

Due to adverse weather conditions, all Naropa campuses will be closed Friday, March 15, 2024.  All classes that require a physical presence on campus will be canceled. All online and low-residency programs are to meet as scheduled.

Based on the current weather forecast, the Healing with the Ancestors Talk & Breeze of Simplicity program scheduled for Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday will be held as planned.

Staff that do not work remotely or are scheduled to work on campus, can work remotely. Staff that routinely work remotely are expected to continue to do so.

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Regardless of Naropa University’s decision, if you ever believe the weather conditions are unsafe, please contact your supervisor and professors.  Naropa University trusts you to make thoughtful and wise decisions based on the conditions and situation in which you find yourself in.