Dr. Tim Langen wins Spring 2020 Advising Shout Out Award

Dr. Tim Langen is one of two advisors this semester that demonstrated the qualities associated with outstanding undergraduate student advising.

To win the award, an advisor has the following characteristics:

  • Demonstration of a caring attitude toward students
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Monitoring of student progress toward academic and life goals
  • Mastery of institutional regulations, policies, and procedures
  • Ability to engage in developmental advising (career and life planning)
  • Behavior designed to build a strong relationship with students
  • Availability to students and other advisors
  • Frequency of contact with students
  • Enhancing programs for the direct benefit of students

Advisors can be nominated by a student, alumni, administrator, department head/chair, supervisor, faculty member, or colleague.

Dr. Langen is an Associate Professor of Russian and the Director of Undergraduate Studies in Russian.