UAS Associate Directors Receive New Outstanding Advisor Awards
October 28, 2019
Shawna Bertlin and Laura Robison were named 2019 outstanding advisors from NACADA, the global community for academic advising. Bertlin received the Outstanding New Advisor Award, which was given in recognition of her demonstrated outstanding performance as an academic advisor in an international competition. Global Outstanding New Advisor Awards are presented to individuals who have demonstrated qualities associated with outstanding academic advising of students and who have served as a professional advisor or a faculty member with advising duties for a period of three or fewer years. Robison was awarded the Outstanding Advising Award in the primary role category. This award was given in recognition of Robison’s demonstrated outstanding performance as an academic advisor in an international competition. The Global Outstanding Advising Awards annually recognize individuals who have demonstrated qualities associated with outstanding academic advising of students or outstanding academic advising administration.
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