Christina Powers

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Christina Powers

Part-time Faculty - University College

Christina Powers has been part of the Trident community since August 2013 and is delighted to be at an institution with such talented and inspiring students. Ms. Powers is honored to be able to support students as they transition into Trident in the TUX101-Trident University Experience and TUX301- Trident University Experience for Students in Transition courses.

In addition to teaching TUX, Ms. Powers is a Student Success Advisor/Training & Coaching Specialist at Trident. In this position she partners with students to help them achieve their academic, personal and professional goals throughout their educational journey. She earned a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Southern California (Fight On!) and an M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs from New York University. Ms. Powers has worked in the Higher Education field since 2010 and has focused on student advising in the academic and student leadership areas.


  • General Education

Areas of Expertise

Ms. Powers' areas of expertise include:

  • First Year Experience
  • Student Learning and Development
  • Student Engagement