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Student Affairs Partnership Award

Presented at the Student Leadership & Service Awards, the Student Affairs Partnership Award recognizes an individual faculty or staff member, a division or department, a community organization and an employer who have successfully collaborated and supported the Division of Student Affairs to promote and impact student success. In 2018, the partnership awards were sunset after the adoption of a University strategic plan that sets out expectations for all of campus to partner is Student Success.

The recipients:

  • Work toward maintaining positive relationships as well as enhancing student engagement and broadening university collaboration.
  • Make themselves available to the Division of Student Affairs as a resource, presenter, supporter and/or collaborator.
  • Make every effort to support students. They are advocates for students and support the mission and goals of the Division of Student Affairs.
  • Partnership with Student Affairs goes beyond typical job duties or department requirements.

In 2016 - 2017, Dr. James Newsome of the College of Arts & Sciences (individual), Registrar's Office (department), Leadership Tyler (community) and Fastenal (employer) were the recipients of the Student Affairs Partnership awards. 

In 2015 - 2016, Susan Doty of the Soules College of Business (individual), Barnes & Noble (department), East Texas Food Bank (community) and Brookshire Grocery Co. (employer) were the recipients of the Student Affairs Partnership awards.

In 2014 - 2015, Al Mariani of Aramark and the Physical Plant were the recipients of the Student Affairs Partnership awards.

In 2013 - 2014, Jameson Adams in Rec Sports and the Physical Plant were the recipients of the Student Affairs Partnership awards.

In 2012 - 2013, Michael Millett in the College of Arts and Sciences Advising Center and the University Police Department were the recipients of the Student Affairs Partnership awards.

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