Dr. Heather Glennon Recognized as UMO Club Advisor of the Year

Dr. Heather Glennon Recognized as UMO Club Advisor of the Year

April 30, 2024
Contact:  Rhonda Jessup, Director of Public Relations

MOUNT OLIVE, NC – The University of Mount Olive recently announced Dr. Heather Glennon as the recipient of the Club Advisor of the Year Award at their annual Awards Ceremony. This esteemed recognition is bestowed upon the advisor who demonstrates unparalleled dedication, support, and guidance to student organizations, embodying a commitment to student success and development.

The Club Advisor of the Year Award is a testament to Dr. Glennon’s exceptional commitment to fostering student engagement and growth for the students in the Animal Science Club. Known for her unwavering dedication, Dr. Glennon consistently goes above and beyond to support and mentor students, helping them navigate their collegiate journey and achieve their fullest potential.

“Dr. Glennon exemplifies the essence of exceptional mentorship and guidance,” remarked Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Dan Sullivan.  “Her willingness to invest countless hours, her unwavering support, and her genuine care for students truly set her apart. She epitomizes the values of UMO and serves as an inspiration to us all.”

A constant presence for students, Dr. Glennon’s office door is always open, welcoming students seeking advice, support, or simply a listening ear. Despite her busy schedule, she prioritizes student needs, often sacrificing her time to ensure students receive the guidance and support they deserve.

“Dr. Glennon’s dedication to her students is unparalleled,” noted one student.  “She genuinely cares about us, pushing us to be our best selves and providing us with the tools and resources we need to succeed. She is not just an advisor; she is a mentor, a role model, and a friend.”

In addition to her availability and support, Dr. Glennon’s high expectations and commitment to excellence inspire students to strive for greatness. She sets the bar high for her officers, providing them with the guidance and resources necessary to exceed expectations and achieve their goals.

The University of Mount Olive is a private institution rooted in the liberal arts tradition with defining Christian values. The University was founded by the Convention of Original Free Will Baptists. For more information, visit www.umo.edu.