NACADA awards Cooper certificate of merit
The National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) has named Caroline Cooper a 2013 Certificate of Merit recipient. The Mississippi State University art department academic records assistant will be honored this fall at the organization's annual conference in Salt Lake City. She is being recognized for her achievements in the new advisor award category.
The goal of the NACADA award programs are to encourage wider support and recognition for academic advising in colleges and universities by providing an opportunity for recognition of outstanding advising. An ultimate outcome of these programs is to improve advising services for students.
NACADA promotes and supports quality academic advising in institutions of higher education to enhance the educational development of students. NACADA provides a forum for discussion, debate, and the exchange of ideas pertaining to academic advising through numerous activities and publications.
NACADA also serves as an advocate for effective academic advising by providing a consulting and speaker service, and funding for research related to academic advising.
The organization's executive office is on the campus of Kansas State University.