New Events and Happenings

MIACADA Hosts Fall 2014 NACADA Webinar

Integrating Academic and Career Advising Webinar
Thursday, November 13, 2014
2:00pm-3:00pm Eastern Time

Central Michigan University – Mt. Pleasant
Davenport University- Grand Rapids
Oakland University- Rochester
Wayne State University- Detroit

Join us for a lively and timely conversation that will connect the dots of career readiness to academic advising as higher education continues to expand career development. Building upon the foundational knowledge that Joanne Damminger and Ken Hughey discussed in their webinar, Making Career Advising Integral to Academic Advising, the international team of panelists in this new Web Event will share their thoughts, experiences, and practical application suggestions related to merging academic and career advising, student career readiness and exploration, how to market a major/career exploration to students, and more! Webinar details available at: NACADA AdvisorConnect Web Event Details

Register for a MIACADA Hosted Location: Register Here

MIACADA Members Honored at NACADA National Conference

Please join us in congratulating our MIACADA colleagues who were recognized in Minneapolis at the 2014 NACADA Annual Conference.

Shannon Esselink – Oakland University
2014 Outstanding Advising Administrator Award Winner

Sheryl McGriff – University of Detroit Mercy
2014 Administrators’ Institute Scholarship

Wiona Porath – Siena Heights University
2014-2016 Emerging Leaders and Mentors Incoming Class, Emerging Leader

Shannon Burton – Michigan State University
2014-2016 Emerging Leaders and Mentors Incoming Class, Mentor
2014 Region 5 Award
2014 Awards Committee, Selection Committee Member

Jennifer McCaul – Grand Valley State University
2014 Awards Committee, Selection Committee Member

Debra Dotterer - Michigan State University
2012-2014 Emerging Leaders and Mentors Completing Class, Mentor

Cheng Tan – Grand Valley State University
2014 Graduate Student Regional Conference Scholarship

Theresa Lyon - Grand Valley State University
2014 Graduate Student Annual Conference Scholarship

2014 MIACADA Annual Conference Photos
Once again we would really like to THANK our member Liza Lagman Sperl for taking some amazing photos during the conference.

If you would like to see the 2014 album go here: 2014 MIACADA Conference Photos.
Few photos from 2014 Conference

Please join us in congratulating the following MIACADA members who are the recipients of our 2014 MIACADA Awards:

2014 MIACADA Outstanding Academic Advisor Award
Advisor-Primary Role: Amy Tratt, Michigan State University
Graduate Student: Leah Kicinski, Grand Valley State University

Michigan Academic Advising Association (MIACADA) Pacesetter Award
Scott Crabill, Oakland University

MIACADA Professional Development Grants – WINNERS!!!
The MIACADA Professional Development Grants are presented as a professional development experience to a selected MIACADA member who demonstrates involvement in national, regional, state, and/or local advising organizations and exhibits the potential for MIACADA leadership roles. Congratuations to our winners!!

Professional Advisor:
Shannon Burton, MSU
Ted Lind, UM-Flint

Graduate Student:
Jasmine Lee, MSU


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