2016 IlliAAC Conference

When: Wednesday, Dec. 14
Start Time: 8:30 a.m., Check-in and Light Breakfast
Where: National Center for Supercomputing Applications

9:00 - 9:15
Dr. Bill Gropp, NCSA Acting DirectorNCSA 1122
9:15 - 9:45
Dr. Charles Tucker, Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education & InnovationNCSA 1122

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Program Session 1
9:50 to 10:40 a.m.
Don't Stop Believin' Advising through the International Student Life CycleJennifer Avery & Afroza Faruque, International Student & Scholar ServicesNCSA 1122
I Promise: A Campus Pledge of SupportSarah Watson, Director, Campus Scholar Mentoring ProgramsNCSA 1040

Program Session 2
10:45 - 11:35 a.m.
Caring for the Caregiver: A Hero's Guide to WellnessHollie Heintz, Jen Heinold, Teri Farr, & Sarah Gardiner, Division of General StudiesNCSA 1122
It's Not You, It's Me...When a Declared Student Becomes Exploring.Jenni Kotowski, Division of General Studies & Amanda Cox, The Career CenterNCSA 1040

11:40 a.m. to 12:55 p.m. Lunch and Giveaways Atrium

Program Session 3
1:00 - 1:50 p.m.
iENGAGE: Developing Intercultural Competence Through Public EngagementLily Huang, International Student & Scholar Services, & John Race, Office of Volunteer ProgramsNCSA 1122
Providing Academic Support to Student AthletesMarlon Dechausay, Steven Cox, Kathy Kaler, & Annie White, Division of Intercollegiate AthleticsNCSA 1040

Program Session 4
1:55 to 2:45 p.m.
Rewriting the Transfer ExperienceAmanda SharpNCSA 1122
Save Your Advisee: Trends in Health Professions AdmissionsJennifer Crum, Keri Carter Pipkins, & Christina Rector, The Career CenterNCSA 1040

2:50 to 3:20 p.m. Dessert Reception Atrium

Program Session 5
3:25 - 4:15 p.m.
Increasing Demands, Decreasing Resources: How to Leverage Student Leaders to Accomplish Advising GoalsNicole Turner, College of Business & Dana Tempel, College of EngineeringNCSA 1122
R.I.S.E. & Inbound Extended Summer Orientation ProgramsCorey Thoss & Erin Sullivan, New Student ProgramsNCSA 1040

Starting at 4:15 p.m. Networking Social Event Fat City Bar & Grill