Friday, April 7, 2017 – Reynolds Alumni Center

Outstanding Advisor Awards

Outstanding Graduate Advisor: This award recognizes the efforts of advisors working with students on their graduate degree; faculty are incorporating research or teaching responsibilities along with advising students on thesis and project proposals.

Outstanding Undergraduate Academic Advisor: This award recognizes the efforts of advisors working with undergraduate students; faculty are incorporating research or teaching responsibilities along with serving as academic advisor to undergraduate students.

Outstanding Undergraduate Research Advisor: This award recognizes the efforts of advisors working with undergraduate students on research projects; faculty are incorporating research or teaching responsibilities along with serving as a research mentor to undergraduate students.

Recipients

Recipients of the outstanding advising award must demonstrate unusually effective ongoing mentoring relationships with advisees during their programs of study. Successful candidates will demonstrate a breadth of relevant knowledge including institutional regulations, policies and procedures, as well as information sources, referral procedures and career/life building skills. Awardees must be recognized for excellence by their advisees, peers and administrators at the undergraduate or graduate level, depending on the particular advising award.