CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – Rachael Taylor, Senior Academic Advisor for the College of Nursing and Health Sciences, has been selected as an Outstanding Advising Certificate of Merit recipient in the Academic Advising—Primary Role category as part of the 2015 Annual Awards Program for Academic Advising from the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA): The Global Community for Academic Advising.
This national award is presented to individuals who have demonstrated qualities associated with outstanding academic advising of students. The Academic Advising—Primary Role category includes those individuals whose primary role at the institution is the direct delivery of advising services to students.
Taylor has been an advisor at A&M-Corpus Christi for four years.
“I am incredibly honored and humbled to be recognized for this award. I am blessed to work with a fabulous advising team, administrators, faculty, and staff,” said Taylor. “I genuinely love working with our students. There is nothing more fulfilling as an advisor than to see a student excel academically. I am honored to be a part of their academic success story!”
Since 1983, NACADA has honored individuals and institutions making significant contributions to the improvement of academic advising. The goal of NACADA is to promote quality academic advising and professional development of its membership to enhance the educational development of students.
NACADA’s membership has grown to over 10,000 faculty, professional advisors, administrators, counselors, and others in academic and student affairs concerned with the intellectual, personal, and vocational needs of students.
Rachael Taylor will be honored and presented with a Certificate of Merit during a special Awards Ceremony and Reception during the NACADA Annual Conference on Oct. 4 through 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV.