A belated congratulations to Zayd Abukar, Academic Advisor & Staff Assistant in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, for publishing an article in the Columbus African American News Journal on the role academic advisors play in college student success!
Link to the full article: https://www.caanj.com/single-post/2017/05/24/Academic-Advisors-the-Secret-Key-to-College-Success
The Academic Advising Association of Ohio State (ACADAOS) annually nominates at least one Advisor and one Advisor Administrator for the Excellence in Advising Awards at both the regional and national level. The nominees are the previous year’s ACADAOS Outstanding Advisor and Outstanding Advising Adminstrator Award winners.
The Excellence in Advising Awards annually recognize individuals who have demonstrated qualities associated with outstanding academic advising of students or outstanding academic advising administration.
All recipients of national awards are honored at the Awards Ceremony held during the Annual Conference. They also receive a complimentary basic registration for the Annual Conference, a recognition plaque and a one-year membership in NACADA.
All recipients of regional awards are recognized at the Region V Annual Conference during a luncheon. They also receive funding for their conference registration and a recognition plaque.
More about the NACADA Region V Awards
More about the NACADA National Awards
NACADA Award Recipients
2017 NACADA CIGD Service Award- Sarah Howard
2016 Excellence in Advising- Advising Administrator Award for NACADA (Region V)- Melinda McDonald
2015 Excellence in Advising- Primary Role Award for NACADA (Region V)- Peter Spreitzer
2015 Excellence in Advising- Advising Administrator Award for NACADA (Region V)- Suzanne Dantuono
2015 Outstanding Advising Award (National)- Danielle Whitaker
Congratulations the winners of the 2015-2016 Professional Development Program! All advisors listed below reached at least 275 points in Tier 3 of the PDP and received a $25 Visa gift card at the annual ACADAOS Kickoff event on Friday, September 9th, 2016. Three lucky people also won the grand prize drawing for a $200 gift card!
Diana DeVol Bevilacqua
Ruth Ann Karl
Jamie Paulson – $200 gift card winner!
Gabe Tippery – $200 gift card winner!
Lindsay Tolchin – $200 gift card winner!
Hopefully this serves as an incentive for all advisors to participate in year three of the Professional Development Program, which is now live in Carmen for all members of ACADAOS who have renewed their membership for the 2016-2017 academic year!