Award Winners!

Lets say congratulations to our two IllIaac award winners, Beth Frasca and Tina Knox. Beth (Interdisciplinary Health Sciences) won our outstanding new professional award and Tina (MCB) won the Outstanding Advisor. Here they are receiving their awards at yesterdays ILLiAAC breakfast.


Beth getting her award

Tina getting her award


General Meeting

General Meeting –
Tuesday, February 13 from 9-10:30am in ACES Library Heritage Room. At the meeting we will have table-talks for everyone to discuss Coping with Common Advising Challenges and Building Advisor Resilience.
We will have rotating table discussions with your campus colleagues on strategies to help you cope with advising challenges and build your resilience as an advisor. This is an informal and active way to help you meet and learn from other advising staff on campus. Topics may include: Advisor Self-Care; Creating a Healthy Work Environment; Motivating Students; Student Wellness; Managing Students’ Outside Influences.
Coffee & doughnuts will be provided!
**NOTE: if you have events or other information related to advisor professional development that you would like announced at the next General Meeting, please contact Kimberly Powers @ with the details no later than today at 12pm!

Call for Proposals!

This year’s theme is: The Advisor Story: Competency, Resiliency, Advocacy. We can’t wait to see what wonderful proposals come in!

IlliAAC is proud to host the Annual IlliAAC Conference which is scheduled for Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Levis Faculty Center.  At this one-day event, academic professionals from around campus will come together and share ideas, talk about trends, and engage in professional development. This year’s theme is The Advisor Story: Competency, Resiliency, Advocacy

Each session will be 45 minutes in duration.

Submissions are due no later than Friday, November 10th, 2017. Monday, November 20 at 1:00pm.

Presenters will be notified of their proposal status no later than November 22.

To submit a proposal, follow the link: Here