2017 Terri Nation Award Winner!

Congratulations to Tonia Leotsakos, the winner of the 2017 Terri Nation award for outstanding advising.

Photo of Tonia Leotsakos

BAAC Spring Conference

The BAAC Spring Conference, Advising Beyond Boundaries: Actualizing Student Potential, will be held Monday February 27th from 8:00-4:00 PM in the Frangipani room and Tree Suites of the IMU.  The conference will feature a keynote speech from Joe Murray of Florida Atlantic University.  For more information on the conference and sessions please see the spring conference program.  

Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention and Awareness 

Thank you for supporting our advisors who participated in the Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention and Awareness in 2016.  We had 7 walkers and raised $205. 

BAAC Outstanding New Advisor Award

The BAAC has created an outstanding New Advisor Award to recognize new IUB academic advisors.  The award will be presented to the BAAC Outstanding New Advisor at the Fall 2016 BAAC meeting. For more information please see the Outstanding New Advisor Award Criteria.

Congratulations to Connie Hanson

University Division advisor and winner of the NACADA Outstanding Advising Award-Primary Advising Role Award and the BAAC 2016 Terri Nation Award Winner.

Connie Hanson with her 2016 BAAC Terri Nation Award

Congratulations to Mark Hurley

Mark Hurley

Director of Advising for the College of Arts and Sciences (and past president of BAAC), winner of the NACADA Region 5
Excellence in Advising - Advising Adminsitrator Award.

View both Mark and Connie's wins on the NACADA Awards Website and on the IU Bloomington Newsroom page.



NACADA Updates

Commissioner Teresa Lubbers deleviered the State of Higher Eudcation address on Aprial 13th where she discussed the Commission's strategic plan, Reaching Higher, Delivering Value.

IUB Advisors in attendance at NACADA Annual Conference in Las Vegas, October 4-7 2015

IUB was represented by 10 advisors from several units.  They had a great time learning more about advising best practices and networking with advising professionals from around the country. 

IUB advisors at NACADA 2015