On Tuesday, February 23, 2016, our undergraduate advisor, Karen Thompson, won UW-Madison’s Outstanding Achievement in Undergraduate Advising Award. This award honors individuals who have made significant contributions to undergraduate advising and the advising community at UW-Madison. This is just the latest in a string of campus honors for Karen. In November of 2012, she was awarded the Outstanding Work with First-Year Students Award by the Center for the First-Year Experience and in May of 2013, she was awarded the College of Letters & Science Advising Award. She was also recognized by the ladies of Alpha Phi in April of 2013. Karen has been with the department since December of 2005.