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Jennifer Marshall Receives John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

February 1, 2017

Professor Jennifer Marshall has been named one of four recipients of the 2016-17 John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising for her advising work in the Department of Art History. In her role as Director of Undergraduate Studies, she has revitalized the undergraduate curriculum, improved departmental writing instruction and advising, redesigned the senior project course, increased membership in the undergraduate association (AHUGA) all while offering personalized advising and mentoring to students. Please join us in congratulating Professor Marshall on this award.

The John Tate Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising is named in honor of John Tate, Professor of Physics and first Dean of University College (1930-41). The Tate Awards serve to recognize and reward high-quality academic advising. They call attention to the contribution academic advising makes to helping students formulate and achieve intellectual, career, and personal goals. By highlighting examples of outstanding advising, the Tate Awards identify professional models and celebrate the role that academic advising plays in the University’s educational mission.

An award ceremony will be held on March 9, 2017 at TCF Bank Stadium.