Past Event

2013 Academic Advising Administrators' Institute

February 7-9, 2013 held at the Hyatt Regency in Savannah, GA

The Institute is designed for all levels of advising administrators: Those who are aspiring to become Administrators and those new to Advising Administration at all levels come learn the basics and network with others new to administration as well as those experienced administrators from whom you can learn valuable 'hands-on' information. This program is also geared to experienced advising administrators who are looking to improve their academic advising programs.

2013 Schedule

 Wednesday, February 6, 2013
 4:00-7:00 p.m.  Registration
 Thursday, February 7, 2013 
 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.  Registration
 8:00-9:15 a.m.  Welcome & Plenary Session - Initiating Change: Leading from Your Position Cultural Changes for Student Success
 9:15-9:30 a.m.  Break
 9:30-11:00 a.m.  Small Group Discussions
 11:15 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.  Plenary Session - Creating a Culture of Teaching and Learning in the Advising Experience of Students 
 12:30-1:30 p.m.  Lunch (included)
 1:30-2:30 p.m.  Small Group Discussions 
 2:30-2:45 p.m.  Break
 2:45-3:45 p.m.  Concurrent Sessions
•Connecting Academic Advising to National Conversations about Learning
•Program Evaluation: Administrator's Role
•Developing and Assessing Student Learning Outcomes
•Research in Academic Advising
 4:00-5:45  Small Group Discussions
 5:45-6:45 p.m.  Optional Hosted Networking/Cash Bar
 6:45 p.m.  Dinner on your own
 Friday, February 8, 2013 
 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.  Registration
 7:30-8:30 a.m.  Breakfast (included)
 8:30-9:30 a.m.  Concurrent Sessions
•Developing and Administering Training and Development Programs
•Leading the Charge to Development of an Assessment Plan for Academic Advising
•Hiring and Evaluating Academic Advisors
•Developing Leadership Among Your Staff
 9:45-11:00 a.m.  Small Group Discussions
 11:00-11:15 a.m.  Break
 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.  Plenary Session - Embracing the Role of Academic Advising in Supporting Student Success
 12:15-1:30 p.m.  Lunch on your own
 1:30-5:30 p.m.  Consultation Sessions and Optional Presentations
•1:30-2:30 p.m. - Exhibitor Presentation - GradesFirst
•2:30-4:00 p.m. - Aspiring and New Administrator Roundtable
 5:30 p.m.  Dinner on your own
 Saturday, February 9, 2013 
 8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  Registration
 8:00-9:00 a.m.  Breakfast (included)
 9:15-10:15 a.m   Concurrent Sessions
•Administering Advising Programs in Difficult Fiscal Times/Money Matters
•Fulfilling the Potential: Engaging Faculty Advisors
•Maintaining Harmony and Building Staff Morale
•Legal Issues in Higher Education
 10:15-10:30 a.m.  Break
 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  Small Group Discussions
 12:00-1:15 p.m.  Lunch (included)
 1:15-3:30 p.m.  Small Group Discussions
 3:30 p.m.  Ending time- Thank you for attending!

Registration Information

 Administrators' Institute On/After 1/17/13
 NACADA Member $700
 Nonmember $800

Hotel Information

Hyatt Regency Savannah 
2 W. Bay Street, Savannah, Georgia, 31401

NACADA Block Room Rate: $145 (Single/Double)