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2017-18 Outstanding Student Chapters Honored

Wednesday, December 19, 2018   (1 Comments)
Posted by: Brook Pritchett

AIS is excited to announce the recipients of the 2017-2018 Student Chapter Awards, recognizing outstanding achievement among student chapters of the association.

Utah State University 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.

“This year’s annual report submission were extremely impressive and the awards committee used these reports to help determine the best and brightest of our student chapters,” said AIS Vice President of Student Chapters, Rhonda Syler. “Our Student Chapters are extremely engaged and involved and we are extremely excited to help celebrate their hard work.”

The University of Michigan at Dearborn and the University of Colorado at Denver were both named Distinguished chapters by the association for excelling in professional development, membership, careers in IS, community service, fundraising and communications.

The Outstanding Chapter Award is given to chapters who have shown excellence in at least three areas of chapter activities. The 2017-18 Outstanding Student Chapters were University of Arkansas and University of Montana at Missoula.

Additional individual awards included:

Student Chapter of the Year
Utah State University

Distinguished Student Chapter
University of Michigan, Dearborn
University of Colorado, Denver

Outstanding Student Chapter
University of Arkansas
University of Montana, Missoula

Best New Student Chapter of the Year
Central Connecticut State University

Outstanding Professional Development
Prince Sultan University 

Outstanding Community Service
The University of Alabama
Prince Sultan University

Outstanding Membership Activities
Florida International University
Indiana University Pennsylvania
Prince Sultan University
The University of Texas at Dallas

Outstanding Communication
Indiana University Pennsylvania
Michigan State University
Prince Sultan University
Temple University
The University of Alabama

Outstanding Advancing IS as a Profession
Universidade do Minho

Outstanding Fiscal Responsibility
Temple University
Prince Sultan University

Florida International University


Jeffrey J. Johnson says...
Posted Thursday, December 20, 2018
On behalf of our hard-working students and supportive administrators, Thank you! from the AIS chapter at the Jon M Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University.

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