Recognition Awards

 

2016 Admission Professional of the Year

 

 Don Darland - Indian Hills Community College

Other Nominees:

Todd Coleman - Wartburg College
Maura Flaschner - Iowa State University
Jaclyn Tungesvik - Iowa State University
Tara Winter - Wartburg College

 

2016 School Counselor of the Year

  Jill Allen - Grinnell HS

Other Nominees: 

Linda Bayliss - Tri-County HS
Shelby Bryce - Lone Tree HS
Casey McMurray - Bondurant-Farrar HS
Jennifer Blumberg - East HS (DSM)

 2016 Rising Star

Nick Kettmann, Kirkwood Community College

  

 


 

 2017 Annual Spring Conference

"Higher Ed - Racing to Success!"

May 21-23, 2017

The Meadows Events & Conference Center
Altoona, Iowa

 

Registration is now open!

Register before April 1 and save money.

School Counselors pay only $25 for the complete conference. 

Sponsoring Business Partners

Sponsoring Business Partners play an integral part at our conference with exhibits and sessions. Join us by registering at the above link.

 Call for Proposals

Are you ready to share your knowledge? Submit a session proposal today! We're looking for individuals and teams who will share knowledge in sessions on all things admissions - financial aid, recruitment strategies, transfer admissions, international, telemarketing, social media, engaging applicants, creating that student ambassador dream team, and more!

School Counselors, we want to hear from you, too! What would you like to share with college admission personnel? Now's your chance!

Questions? Email Jenny Connolly, Iowa ACAC Conference Planning Chairperson.

 

Hotel Details

The Meadows Events and Conference Center Host Hotel Block expires May 4, 2017.

The hotel is located at:
1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona, IA 50009

To receive the group rate of $115/night, plus tax, c
all 515-957-3000 and
reference our group block: 
ACAC Spring Conference 2017
Visit 
www.prairiemeadows.com and use group code:  05202017ASS

 

Conference Planning
Jenny Connolly, Chair, University of Northern Iowa
Mallory Luensmann, Wartburg College 
Erin Gabriel, Dowling Catholic High School
Mallory Daugherty, Briar Cliff University 
Lindsey Leonard, Wartburg College
Liz Tjaden, University of Iowa   
Sabrina Tapps-Fee, University of Iowa
Marissa Simplot, University of Iowa  
Jaclyn Tungsevik, Iowa State University  
Jess DeWall, University of Northern Iowa
Craig Juilfs, Iowa Central Community College 
Katy Leichsenring, Iowa State University
Eric Sickler, The Thorburn Group [a STAMATS company]
Katie Smith, Iowa State University
Autumn Luce, Grand View University