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Student Chapter Award Winners Announced

Wednesday, July 06, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Brook Pritchett
The Association for Information Systems is proud to announce the recipients of the Annual Student Chapter Awards, recognizing outstanding achievement among student chapters of the association.

 

The University of Florida has been named the AIS Student Chapter of the Year. This is the highest award given to a student chapter that has demonstrated an exceptional, well-rounded, and organized program.

 

Additionally, the University of Alabama, Brigham Young University and Arizona State University have been named Distinguished Chapters by the association for excelling in professional development, membership, careers in IS, community service, fundraising, and communications.

 

The Outstanding Chapter Award, given to chapters who have shown excellence in at least three areas of chapter activities. University of Georgia, Indiana University of Pennsylvania and Temple University have been named Outstanding Chapter Award winners.


The Best New Chapter Award is given to the best chapter founded (or restarted) 15 months or less before the report due date. This year's Best New Chapter is awarded to the University of Gdansk.

 

The following chapters received individual awards in the following categories:

Professional Development

  • Wayne State University
  • University of Utah
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Michigan - Dearborn
  • University of Montana
  • Florida International University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology

Membership

  • University of Montana
  • University of Illinois Springfield
  • University of Michigan - Dearborn
  • University of Georgia
  • Georgia College & State University
  • Northern Arizona University
  • University of Arkansas
  • American University-Cairo
  • University of Utah
  • Florida International University

 Careers in "IS"

  • Prince Sultan University
  • University of Colorado Denver
  • University of Illinois Springfield
  • Michigan State University
  • University of Arkansas

Community Service

  • Prince Sultan University
  • University of Utah

Fundraising

  • Northern Arizona University
  • University of Montana

Communications  

  • University of Montana
  • Prince Sultan University

 

Each year AIS Student Chapters are required to submit an annual report to maintain good standing and communicate the good work of the chapter from the past year. The award recipients are determined by a committee of volunteers who meticulously screened each chapter report.   


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