General Meeting –
Tuesday, February 13 from 9-10:30am in ACES Library Heritage Room. At the meeting we will have table-talks for everyone to discuss Coping with Common Advising Challenges and Building Advisor Resilience.
We will have rotating table discussions with your campus colleagues on strategies to help you cope with advising challenges and build your resilience as an advisor. This is an informal and active way to help you meet and learn from other advising staff on campus. Topics may include: Advisor Self-Care; Creating a Healthy Work Environment; Motivating Students; Student Wellness; Managing Students’ Outside Influences.
Coffee & doughnuts will be provided!
**NOTE: if you have events or other information related to advisor professional development that you would like announced at the next General Meeting, please contact Kimberly Powers @ email@example.com with the details no later than today at 12pm!
General Meeting –
See you Wednesday!
2017 IlliAAC Conference Program
See the Call for Proposals below. We have extended the deadline to November 20. (at 1:00 pm)
This year’s theme is: The Advisor Story: Competency, Resiliency, Advocacy. We can’t wait to see what wonderful proposals come in!
IlliAAC is proud to host the Annual IlliAAC Conference which is scheduled for Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Levis Faculty Center. At this one-day event, academic professionals from around campus will come together and share ideas, talk about trends, and engage in professional development. This year’s theme is The Advisor Story: Competency, Resiliency, Advocacy
Each session will be 45 minutes in duration.
Submissions are due no later than
Friday, November 10th, 2017. Monday, November 20 at 1:00pm.
Presenters will be notified of their proposal status no later than November 22.
To submit a proposal, follow the link: Here
Join IlliAAC for a meaningful connections luncheon at Legends on October 30th from 12-1pm! Mingle with advisors and other student support services staff while enjoying delicious food. Lunch is on your own but we want to make sure we reserve enough space. Please register HERE for the luncheon by October 29th. If you have any questions, please contact Stefanie Freeman (firstname.lastname@example.org).
When: Tuesday, October 31 from 9:00 to 11:00 am
Where: 1080 Foreign Languages Building
We’ll be discussing campus and student safety with representatives from Campus Police and Justin Brown, Associate Dean of Students, Director for Student Conflict Resolution, and Deputy Title IX Coordinator. Please come to learn more about campus safety, Title IX, advisors’ responsibilities to report Title IX violations, and student resources. We will include time for general IlliAAC business, presentations, and questions.
We hope to see you all there!
- PREP – Pre-Engineering program.
Questions about this new program? Get them answered.
Our very own Kimberly Powers will be presenting.
September 21, 3:00 to 5:00 pm