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Three Auburn University employees have been selected to receive national awards for their work with student advising.

The National Academic Advising Association, or NACADA, named Susan Hubbard, professor and associate dean for academic affairs in the College of Human Sciences, winner of its Outstanding Advising Administrator Award; Anna Burchett, an academic advisor in the College of Sciences and Mathematics, or COSAM, winner of its Outstanding New Advisor Award; and Nicole Gaillard, an academic advisor for the Interdisciplinary Studies program, as recipient of its Outstanding Advising Award Certificate of Merit. Awards will be presented at the NACADA annual conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Oct. 4.

Hubbard began her career at Auburn in 1988. She has been a faculty member in the college for 22 years and became its associate dean in 2006. Burchett has been an academic advisor in COSAM since May 2013, where she advises COSAM students of all majors and classifications. Gaillard has served as an academic advisor for the Interdisciplinary Studies program since its inception in 2010. She spent more than 15 years advising students in student affairs, hotel and restaurant management and in the Academic Counseling and Advising Center.

Established in 1983, the NACADA Annual Awards Program for Academic Advising honors individuals and institutions making significant contributions to the improvement of academic advising. NACADA is a representative and advocate of academic advising and those providing that service to higher education.