Chase, Dawn
Title:
Academic Advisor - English
Office:
LA 114
Phone:
(801) 863-6292
Fax:
(801) 863-6255
Mail Code:
153
Last Updated: 10/1/14 -

Dawn Chase

Academic Advisor

Dawn has been with the department since 1992 and an employee of UVU since 1988. She's one of the English & Literature Department's Academic Advisors. If you're an English major, or are considering majoring in English & Literature, and your last name begins with the letters A - K, you'll want to schedule an appointment with Dawn to help you navigate through UVU.

 

Dawn graduated from the University of Utah with a B.A. in English. She enjoys helping students plan their college careers and loves to support them in their various activities during their time at UVU.

 

Dawn spends her quality personal time reading, camping, birding, traveling abroad, and visiting her nieces, Annie and MaKenna and her nephew, Gunner in Washington state as often as she can.

 

EDUCATION
B.A., English, University of Utah, 2000
A.S.,GS-2, Individualized, Utah Valley State College, 1993
Certificate, Dental Assisting, Utah Technical College, 1983
Office Administration, Montana State University, 1981 to1982

 

EMPLOYMENT / EXPERIENCE

Utah Valley University
Academic Advisor, English/Literature Department (2000-present)

Administrative Office Manager/Advisor, English/Literature Department (1998-2000)

Academic Secretary, English/Literature Department (1992-1998)

Human Resource Technician (1990-1992)

Financial Aid Technician (1988-1990)

OTHER

Administrative Assistant, Advisor Group, Inc. (1986-1988)

Dental Assistant (1984-1986)

Library Assistant, Livingston, Montana (1977-1981)

 

TEACHING - Utah Valley University

·         ENGL 3000, Professional Considerations for the English Major

(Fall 2004, Spring 2005, Fall 2012, Spring 2013)

·         ENGL290R, English Scholarly Forum (Fall 2003-2005)

·          CLSS1000, Student Success (Spring 2006, Fall 2006, Fall 2011)

·          English Club Advisor (Fall 2003-2005)

 

AWARDS

Outstanding Advisor of the Year -- College of Humanities and Social Sciences (2009-2010)


COMMITTEES

  • Advisor Certification Exam Update Committee (2013)
  • Stoplight Committee (2008-2011)
  • NACADA Region 10 Conference Planning Committee Co-Chair (2011-2012)
  • ALC/AFPC Restructuring Ad Hoc Committee (2010)
  • NACADA Region 10 Steering Committee (2006-2010)
  • Advisor Certification Item Writing Commitee (2009-2012)
  • Advisement Forum Planning Council and School of HASS liasion (2003-2009)
  • CSA/CHSSA (advisors group) Co-Chair (2007-2009)
  • SRITS Committee (2007-present)
  • Advisement Forum Planning Council Task Force (2007- 2009)
  • General Academics Program Review (2007)
  • English/Literature Department Assessment Committee (2005-present)
  • English/Literature Department Write Now Committee (2004-2010)
  • English/Literature Department Curriculum Committee (1999-present)
  • Chair of five screening/hiring committees

 

Memberships

  • NACADA (National Academic Advising Association) (2003-present)
  • NAGAP (2003-2009)

 

OTHER

  • Advisor for Learning Community: CLSS1000/ENGL1010 (2011-present)
  • Presentation UVU Advisor Training: Professional Portfolio (2011)
  • Presentation UVU Advisor Training: Stoplight Report (2011)
  • Presentation Region 10 NACADA Conference: Advisor Training (2010)
  • Presentation UVSC Advisors Retreat: Tracking Your Professional Evolution (2008)
  • Presented academic work at Weber State’s National Literature Undergraduate Conference(1998, 1999)
  • TA London Study Abroad, UVSC, (2000)

 

Conferences/Seminars

 

  • UWHEN - Ogden Weber Applied Technology (2012)

·  Connections Conference – UVU (2012)

  • NACADA Region 10 - Utah (2012)
  • NACADA National - Colorado (2011)
  • NACADA Region 10 - New Mexico (2011)
  • NACADA National - Florida (2010)
  • NACADA Region 10 - Colorado (2010)
  • NACADA National - Texas (2009)
  • NACADA Region 10 - Wyoming (2009)
  • NACADA National - Illinois (2008)
  • NACADA Region 10 - Utah (2008)
  • NACADA National - Maryland (2007)
  • NACADA Region 10- New Mexico (2005)
  • NACADA National - Texas (2003)
  • NAGAP Annual - Louisiana (2003)
  • UVU Advisement Forum Conference (2000-present)
  • UVU Summer University (2005-present)