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    Professor, advisor, and author: Meet Professor Walkden

    Face it, meeting with an advisor to declare one’s major can be anxiety-provoking. Some students  question whether they’re on the right track, and many hope they’ll get an advisor who will guide towards the best possible choice. Students who visit the English Department don’t have to worry about being alone in the major-choosing process, as Professor Andrea Walkden is there to save the day. Walkden, who has been working at Queens College for ten years, is one of the advisors students can see if they’re an undergraduate majoring or minoring in English. What makes her an effective advisor is way she converses with her students. She cares about students’ interests…