Eagle Excellence in Academic Advising Award

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The Eagle Excellence in Academic Advising Award recognizes UWL’s exceptional Academic Advisors and all the great work they do.  

2023 Winner:  Michael Abler ~Biology

Students nominate instructors or faculty with whom they have had a particularly positive experience associated with:  

-helping clarify and develop educational/career plans. 
-assisting in guidance toward an academic program consistent with student's skills and interests. 
-discussing and reinforcing linkages and relationships between instructional programs and careers and occupations. 
-interpreting and providing rationale for academic policies, procedures, and requirements. 
-informing students of special services available for academic assistance and other needs.  

Students are sent a link to a nomination form in the Spring and a Provost's Office committee (Associate Vice Chancellor, Faculty Assistant to the Provost, and AAC/CS Director) reviews the nominations and selects the winner. 

 

Previous Winners

2023: Michael Abler ~Biology

2022: Anne Galbraith ~Biology

2021: Valerie Krage ~Educational Studies

2021: Emily Whitney ~Health Education and Health Promotion

2020: Virginie Cassidy ~Global Cultures and Languages