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Gerald Paetsch Academic Advising Award

The Gerald Paetsch Academic Advising Award recognizes members of the university community who demonstrate excellence in advising undergraduate and graduate students. The awards are announced to the university community and presented at the annual Academic Convocation.


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Nominations for the Gerald Paetsch will open on January 9th and close on March 1st.

Gerald Paetsch Academic Advising Award Recipients

Faculty Award - Ann Russo (Women's and Gender Studies)
Faculty Award - Andre Berthiaume (College of Digital Media)
Staff Award - Erin Berkowitz (College of Science and Health)
Staff Award - Ocelia “Faye” Harris (College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences)

Past Recipients

2015-2016 Recipients

​Faculty Award - Elizabeth Kelley, Professor (Women's and Gender Studies)
​Faculty Award - Harold Streeter, Senior Professional Lecturer (School of Computing)
Staff Award- Rhonda Barstosik, Academic Advisor (College of Business)
Staff Award - Katie Duclo (School for Public Service)

2014-2015 Recipients

Staff Award-Rikki Eul-Assistant Director of Advising (Driehaus College of Business)
Staff Award-Lauren Upton-Assistant Director of Advising (College of Communication)
Staff Award-Gina Anselmo-Assistant Director (Career Center)

2013-2014 Recipients

Staff Award-Cathy Alonzi Gill-Associate Director (Driehaus College of Business)
Lauren Paez-Associate Director of Academic Advising (College of Science and Health)

Faculty Award-Lisa Sedor-Professor-(Driehaus College of Business)
Faculty Award-James Phelps-Assistant Director-(English Department)