2018 Radford Advising Conference

The Radford Advising Conference will be held on Monday, April 16th in the lower level of Heth Hall.  The purpose of this event is to offer training and development to enhance quality academic advising at Radford University.  This event is free and open to all faculty and staff. 

Participants can register for the conference through the CITL Registration System

*Registering does not commit participants to staying for the conference in its entirety.

Concurrent Sessions

9:00-9:50

  • What's at the Core of it all? General Education for Student Learning and Success
  • When Life gives you a Lemon, Make Lemonade
  • Interdisciplinary Studies Major: Something for Everyone
  • Introduction and Feedback for the New Academic Advising Handbook

10:00-10:50

  • Academic Policy and Procedures Mythbusters
  • Bob Marley Was Right: Using Marketing Strategies to Get Students in the Door
  • Students Who Self-Disclose Mental Health Issues
  • Introduction and Feedback for the New Academic Advising Handbook

11:00-11:50

  • Thinking Long-Term: What Does Introductory Course Success Tell Us About Completion
  • Using D2L for Advising: from Onboarding to Graduation
  • Advisors and Assessment: Incorporating Assessment into Our Daily Advising Practice
  • Got Grit? Recognizing and responding to student's lack of resilience

 

Sponsored by the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning and Academic Advising

Apr 17, 2018
Pre-major Advising Center
540-831-5220
premajor@radford.edu