May 14, 2015—Please join me in congratulating CLLAS affiliated faculty member, Dr. Mark Carey, associate dean, Robert D. Clark Honors College; associate professor of history, who just received the Outstanding Faculty Advisor award. Mark has done outstanding work in the arena of climate change, indigenous peoples, landscape histories, and the history of science. He has worked tirelessly to promote and support undergraduate research and mentor students. Congratulations Mark!
The Division of Undergraduate Studies and the All-Campus Advising Association (ACAA) received more than 200 nominations and 54 applications for the Excellence in Advising Awards, all demonstrating the value of high quality undergraduate advising and mentoring at the University of Oregon.
The award for Outstanding Professional Advisor was given to Katie Heidt, Academic Advisor, Student Support Services, Teaching and Learning Center.
Award recipients will be celebrated during an awards reception and breakfast on Thursday, May 28.