DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Awarded to Graduate Student Brown

Posted on 11/15/2012 12:58:19 PM

Justin BrownJustin Brown, graduate student in the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education and graduate residence director for the Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining, received the David A. DeCoster Excellence in Assessment Award. The award recognizes an outstanding assessment project completed by a member of the Student Affairs Division.

Brown’s project, titled “Academic Engagement Program,” focused on implementing and assessing strategies to enhance the learning environments in the residential communities of Pratt Hall, McCarthy Hall, and University Towers.

The award was presented by Rhonda Luckey, vice president for Student Affairs, at a Student Affairs Division workshop on October 19, 2012, in the Ohio Room of the HUB. IUP President Michael Driscoll was present and made remarks as well.

David DeCoster served as vice president for Student Affairs and as a faculty member in the Department of Student Affairs in Higher Education during his tenure at IUP.