Auburn Outreach Director Stacey Nickson Receives Global Award

Stacey NicksonGlobal Ties Alabama, an organization which promotes global awareness and international relationships through citizen diplomacy, has named Auburn’s Stacey Nickson as its Citizen Diplomat of the Year. Nickson is director of the Center for Educational Outreach and Engagement in Auburn’s Division of University Outreach.

According to Global Ties Alabama executive director, Jacquelyn Shipe, the award recognizes Stacey Nickson’s “exemplary accomplishments in promoting international cooperation and productive relations between people in the US and countries around globe.” The award will be presented to Nickson at the GTA annual conference which will be attended by delegations from Latin America, the Caribbean and Kazakhstan.

The Global Ties Alabama annual meeting and awards program will be held October 25 in Huntsville, AL. For more information on the GTA conference or the award presentation, contact Jacquelyn Shipe at or call (256) 532-3560.

Last Updated: October 24, 2018