LAHO Spring Showcase 2017 Winners

LAHO is proud to announce the winners of this year's Spring Showcase!‚Äč

Always Hallways
Gene Caviness, Grambling State (pictured below)

Graduate Assistant of the Year
Erika Holland, LSU

LAHO Distinguished Service
Kara Helgeson, LSU

Resident Assistants of the Year
Tregg Parker, Nichols
Makesa Tavernier, Grambling (pictured below)

Rising Star of the Year
Kristen Calfee, SLU (pictured below)

Kaylee Chapman, ULL

Young Professional of the Year
Matthew Miles, ULL

LAHO Spring Showcase 2017

Greetings Housing Colleagues!

Join the Louisiana Association of Housing Officers in celebrating excellence in Housing and Residence Life in your department. Nominate staff at your institution for awards in theLAHO Spring Showcase!Nominations will close Monday, March 6, 2017;Nomination Formsubmissions will be reviewed by the LAHO Executive Board for the award categories below.

  • Resident Assistant of the Year:Has served as a RA/ CA for 1 academic year, currently has a 2.5 GPA or better, and excels in one or more of the following:Academic Achievements,Community Building,Programming,Leadership Development, orStaff Involvement.
  • Rising Star of the Year:Has served as a RA/ CA for less than 1 academic year, currently has a 2.5 GPA or better, and excels in one or more of the following:Academic Achievements,Community Building,Programming,Leadership Development, orStaff Involvement.
  • Young Professional of the Year:Has served in Housing/Residence Life for 3 years or less and has demonstrated exemplary commitment to students and the profession.
  • LAHO Distinguished Service:Has served a minimum of 10 years of service in Higher Education or a related field and has at least 5 years in Housing/Residence Life. Currently serving in a mid to upper level management position and has demonstrated exemplary commitment to students and the profession.
  • AlwaysHallways:An individual outside of Housing/Residence Life who demonstrates exceptional support of the mission of Housing/Residence Life.
  • Graduate Assistant of the Year:This award gives special recognition to an individual who, through dedicated service to their institution, has shown dedication to the profession and the students that they serve. The nominee shall have served as a Graduate Assistant for at least one academic year,currently has a 3.0 GPA or better, and excels in one or more of the following:Academic Achievements,Community Building,Programming,Leadership Development, orStaff and Student Involvement

Thank you for your commitment to Louisiana's higher education students, our fellow Housing and Residence Life Professionals and recognizing outstanding achievements.

AmandaRobbins
LAHO President