Buda receives Felice Dublon Award

Megan O'Leary Buda

Feb. 10, 2014 - Megan O'Leary Buda, director of student conduct at Quinnipiac, was presented the inaugural Felice Dublon Award at the Association for Student Conduct Administration's annual conference Feb. 8, at the Tradewinds Island Resort in St. Pete's Beach, Fla. 

This award is presented to a student affairs professional who has recently transitioned into student conduct from another area of student affairs and has demonstrated excellence.

"Transitioning into student conduct has been an incredibly rewarding professional experience," Buda said. "I'm completely humbled by receiving this award, especially in its inaugural year."

Buda began her career at Quinnipiac as a residence hall director in 2007. From there, she served as assistant director of residential life from 2009-2012. She holds a bachelor's degree in history and religion from Ashland University, and a master's degree in higher education administration from the University of Akron in Ohio 2007.

Buda is an active member of the National Association of Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA) and Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA). Buda was recently appointed the co-coordinator for the state of Connecticut for ASCA.