Friday, April 12, 2013
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Monday, April 8, 2013
Congratulations to George L. Scott Jr. of the Robinson Scholars Program for winning the 2013 Ken Freedman Outstanding Professional Advisor Award and to Dr. David Moecher, chair of the department of Earth and Environmental Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences, for winning the 2013 Ken Freedman Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award!
More information is available on UKNow:
|George L. Scott Jr.|
Friday, May 4, 2012
|Dr. Sebastian Bryson|
Three University of Kentucky academic advisors have been recognized by the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA).
Jamie Wheeler, , academic advisor in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been awarded the NACADA National Outstanding Advising Award - Primary Advising Role. Jamie also won the campus-wide Ken Freedman Outstanding Professional Advisor Award and the NACADA Region III Outstanding Academic Advisor for the state of Kentucky.
Dr. Sebastian Bryson, professor and advisor in the department of Civil Engineering in the College of Engineering, has been awarded the Faculty Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Advsing Award from NACADA. Dr. Bryson was also awarded the campus-wide Ken Freedman Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award.
Casey Shadix, academic advisor in the Gatton College of Business & Economics, has been awarded the Certificate of Merit from NACADA for Outstanding New Advisor in a Primary Advising Role. Casey was also a finalist for the Ken Freedman Outstanding Professional Advisor Award.
Many congratulations are in order for these professionals who exemplify what academic advising is all about. We appreciate your service to the students of UK!
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Click below to see the Kentucky Kernel's article about our upcoming Day of Service at the Kentucky Horse Park!
Friday, March 23, 2012
The Advising Network is seeking nominations for the 2012-13 Executive Committee for the positions listed below.
Chair Elect – This is a 3 year commitment. The Chair-Elect's responsibility is to learn from the Chair and past Chair. The position allows for a year of understudy before assuming the leadership of the network. The Chair-Elect coordinates the annual network elections and chairs the elections committee. In addition, the Chair-Elect is responsible for planning the calendar and network meetings.
Public Relations Coordinator: This position will oversee the electronic newsletter, post information to the advising network Web site, chair the public relations committee, and assist other committee members as needed to coordinate publicity.
Events Coordinator: This position coordinates, with additional help from the membership when needed, Advising Network events to include Advising Week, Answer Day, Holiday social event, Advisor Awards, and other events developed in the future. For each event, the coordinator handles event invitations, tracks attendance, reserves rooms, negotiates menus and prices with catering, and event publicity. Also, this position chairs the events committee, which completes all pieces for an event to include decorations, publicity, programs, IT support, and budget.
Admissions & Academic Standards Committee: Represent the Advising Network on the University's Admissions and Academic Standards Committee.
Please take a moment to nominate yourself or someone you know who you think would be interested in serving on the UK Advising Network Executive Committee through the link below.
If you have any questions, please contact Matt Waitkus, Chair-Elect, at firstname.lastname@example.org.