ACPA (American College Personnel Association)-College Student Educators International announced its Association-wide award winners for 2017. Among them is Dafina-Lazarus, who was named a Senior Scholar. Senior Scholars advocate for the integration of scholarship into the practice of student affairs. Nominees are senior members of the profession who have made exemplary and sustained contributions to ACPA’s mission of generating and disseminating knowledge and who have the commitment to further advance research and theory. Dafina-Lazarus is an associate professor at Bowling Green State University. Dafina-Lazarus majored in sociology at K and earned a master’s degree and doctorate at Ohio State University.