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Lowery Receives Mentor Award

Posted on 4/8/2009 5:00:02 PM

Dr. John Wesley Lowery, from the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education, was the 2009 recipient of the Outstanding Mentor to Graduate Students Award from the Standing Committee for Graduate Students and New Professionals of the American College Personnel Association.

This award is given annually to an outstanding student affairs professional or graduate preparation faculty member who goes above and beyond in their efforts to provide guidance and support to graduate students in higher education or student affairs graduate programs. Students from Oklahoma State University, where Lowery taught before joining IUP in Fall 2008, nominated him for this award based on his dedication and effectiveness as a teacher, advisor, and role model.