Thank you everyone for another wonderful IlliAAC Conference
As promised, here are the presentations:
2015 IlliAAC Conference Presentations
The call for proposals to present at the annual IlliAAC conference is now open! The conference will take place Friday, December 11 from 8:30am-4:30pm. Each breakout session will be 45 minutes long.
Submit your proposals here: http://go.illinois.edu/illiaac2015
Proposals are due on Sunday, October 25. We can’t wait to see what great topics you’ll come up with!
For those of you who attended the IlliAAC conference, we had the pleasure of hearing from Kathy Martensen. She passed along the following information about how to give your feedback regarding the Course Explorer and Academic Catalog. Kathy will be joining us for our general meeting in February to discuss this information further.
And questions or comments specific to the Academic Catalog should be directed to email@example.com
2014 Annual Conference: Nuts About Advising
Friday, December 12th
See the Conference section for directions and more information about the conference
Register for the Conference Now:
$5 registration fee for members, $15 for non-members (includes annual membership dues)
Keynote Speaker: Kathy Martensen, Assistant Provost for Educational Programs
–Who are these Parkland Pathway to Illinois Students?
–Advising About Schooling After College
–Virtual Advising for Summer Registration, the Good, the Bad, and the Necessary
–Changing the Conversation: Innovating Career Development Programs Serving International Students
–Tailoring Study Abroad to fit your Department and your Students
–The Community Learning Lab- Providing Hands-on Education Experiences for Students Across All Disciplines
–Addressing the Mental Healthcare Needs of Latino/a Students
–Using the Power of Habit to Transform your Advising
–Just a Squirrel in this Crazy Advising World Trying to Collect Acorns Efficiently: The Tips and Tricks, to Help Make the Busy Advisor More Effective
–The Nuts and Bolts Behind Health Professions Advising
–Do Orientation Course Grades Predict Future Academic Performance?
–ILACADA Professional Development Opportunities
We are beginning to post Pdf’s of the wonderful Conference presentations that many of our colleagues put together. They can be found under Resources or by clicking HERE. We want to thank all those that presented and that showed up. We hope everyone learned something new from each other, strengthened existing friendships and perhaps started up some new collaborations!
A schedule for the 2013 IlliAAC Conference has been posted and can be found here. Or by scrolling over the “2013 Conference Sessions” menu button at the top of the website. We are looking forward to meeting up with everyone and learning about what Advisors across UIUC are doing.
IlliAAC is proud to host the 5th annual IlliAAC Advising Conference which is scheduled for Friday, December 13, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the NCSA Building. At this one-day event, academic professionals from around campus will come together and share ideas, talk about trends, and develop professionally. This year’s theme is: Keep Calm and Advise On
National Center for Supercomputing Applications
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1205 W. Clark St., MC-257
Urbana, IL 61801
The following topics will be presented at the conference for descriptions click HERE:
· Making the Most of Appreciative Advising
· Asking Better Questions
· IT’S TRUE! You Don’t Get a Second Chance to Make a First Impression: Professional Etiquette at Work
· Who is Your Favorite Superhero…and Other Strategies to Help Your Students Identify Career Interests
· Managing Distressed and Distressing Students
· Learn To Use Or Refresh Your Social Media Skills
· Peer Advising During Peak Periods-Letting Students Do What They Know Best
· Study Abroad Guide for Academic Advisors
· Incorporating Career Advising into Your Program by Partnering with Alumni
· So you want to be a teacher? Demystifying teacher education and licensure
*The keynote speaker this year is from NACADA
The cost of the conference is $10 for current IlliAAC members, and $20 for new members (includes $10 one-year membership dues). The fee covers breakfast and lunch and all conference materials. Payments should be sent to Aaron Surratt and may be made by cash, check (written to “IlliAAC”), or JV (more information on payment on the registration form).
Please register by December 6th.
- 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.- Participant check-in, light continental breakfast- NCSA Lobby/Atrium and welcoming remarks- NCSA 1122
- 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.- Keynote- NCSA 1122
- 9:40 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.- Program Session I- NCSA 1122, 1040
- 10:35 a.m.—11:20 a.m. – Program Session II- NCSA 1122, 1040
- 11:30 a.m.—12:15 p.m. – Program Session III- NCSA 1122, 1040
- 12:15 p.m.—1:15 p.m.- Lunch- Atrium
- 1:15 p.m.—2:00 p.m. – Program Session IV- NCSA 1122, 1040
- 2:10 p.m. — 2:55p.m.- Program Session V- NCSA 1122, 1040
- 3:00 p.m. — 3:30p.m. – Announcements, Wrap Up & Giveaways Must be present to win!- NCSA 1122
If you have any questions about IlliAAC or the Annual Advising Conference, please contact:
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies, Academic Advisor
(217) 300-5003 firstname.lastname@example.org