Ali Riphagen: 2018 POY Finalist

Ali Riphagen

Academic Advisor


Ballot Information

  • Development curriculum and assessment for academic advising training in canvas
  • Training all new academic advisors (2006 to present)
  • Development curriculum for COL101 Educational Planning Session classroom presentation and video for online students in compliance with new “onboarding” admission initiative with team of advisors. (Pilot expected April 2018)
  • Development electronic submission of “Agree to Degree” pledge for retention purposes and in compliance with MVCC’s sustainability efforts (pilot expected April 2018).
    • Generation immediate and follow-up email responses for students
    • Future data creation for retention purposes
  • Membership of following teams/committees:
    • Curriculum Review
    • Academic Success Workshop in collaboration with the counseling department
    • New Student Orientation
    • Career Program Advisory Boards: Nursing, Respiratory Therapy, Sleep Technology, Basic Nursing Assistant
    • Area Planning Council (Learning Enrichment and College Readiness)
  • Nominated for Master Teacher 2013
  • Awarded for outstanding performance and lasting contribution to the Academic Advising Center (2015)
  • Teaching educational planning new student orientation program, COL101, Academic Success Workshops
  • Officer (secretary) Moraine Valley Faculty Association (MVFA) (2007-2011). Executive Committee member MVFA, Delegate Local 1600 (2005-2014). Currently alternate Delegate Local 1600 MVFA
  • Presented for: Assessment Fair, Illinois Academic Advising Association, College Learning Day, AAC Professional Development, High School events, New Faculty Development program
  • Lead advisor for Moraine Valley’s Nursing program
  • Transfer Liaison to Illinois State University, Governors State University
  • Served on a number of search committees for faculty, adjunct faculty, and administrators
  • Mentor new faculty members
  • DREAM Program Mentor through Multi Cultural Student Affairs
  • Volunteer for MVCC Foundation Fundraisers through MVFA
  • Volunteer at High School events through the Admission Office
  • Organized and coordinated panel discussion and campus tour for group of Dutch educators upon request of the Consulate of the Netherlands in Chicago (2011)
  • Member Moraine Valley Chorale.