Preconference Workshops

The workshops are intended to be participatory sessions where you will interact with others. Enrollment will be limited so that interaction can be maximized (enroll early). The variety of sessions will provide both new and experienced advisors with an opportunity to continue professional growth.

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Sunday, October 20, 2019


P1 - Academic Advising Administration and Leadership Seminar
9:00 am - 4:00 pm  |  $115 (lunch included with P1 only)

Taylor, James Madison University
White, Penn State University-University Park
Aiken-Wisniewski, University of Utah
Brown, Truckee Meadows Community College

P2 - Creating and/or Restructuring an Effective Advising Program 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $60

Self, Arizona State University
Hands, University of New Mexico

P3 - Developing Advocacy Competencies for Academic Advising 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $60

Alexander, Meredith-Brown, Longwood University
Knibbs, Florida Gulf Coast University
Johns, Wayne State University

P4 - Engaging Faculty in Advising & Mentoring: What You Need to Know to Do It Well
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $60

Dickmann, Macias, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Bridgen, Dukes, University of Pittsburgh

P5 - Giving Undocu/DACAmented Students a Fighting Chance: How to Build Support Systems in Your College
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $60

Wangensteen, University of Notre Dame
Sotolongo, Texas State University
Nanez, Curl, Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Howard, University of South Florida
Mora, Colorado State University

P6 - Making Spreadsheets Work for You: Mastering Data Analysis to Support Evidence-Based Decision-Making
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $60

Kraft-Terry, University of Hawaii-Manoa

P7 - Psychological Intervention Skills in Academic Advising
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $60

Ali, American University of Sharjah

P8 - An Introduction to the Foundations of Academic Advising
9:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $60

Cate, Lakes Region Community College
Miller, NACADA/Kansas State University

P9 - On Being a Scholar-Practitioner: Building Research into Our Advising Lives
10:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $40

Brown, Shiroma, University of Hawaii-Manoa

P10 - Power Transfer: Advising Graduates and Undergraduates Through Conflict
10:00 am - 12:00 pm  |  $40

Harrington, Johns Hopkins University

P11 - Advising Portfolios: Why Every Advising Professional Should Have One
1:00 - 3:00 pm  |  $40

Nuttall, Utah Valley University

P12 - Radical Rapport - Rethinking How Connections Are Made - CANCELED
1:00 - 3:00 pm  |  $40

Brooks, University of Alaska Fairbanks

P13 - Reducing Racial Battle Fatigue for Advisors: Developing Support Strategies for Advisors of Color, White Allies, and Advisees
1:00 - 4:00 pm  |  $60

Carroll, Kansas State University
Esquivel, United States Air Force Academy
Regalado

P14 - The Blueprint: An Introduction to Advising Program Coordination
1:00 - 4:00 pm  |  $60

Braeger, Utah State University

P15 - Building an Asset Based Toolkit to Advise First-Generation Students
1:00 - 4:00 pm  |  $60

Putman, Mora, Colorado State University

P16 - Using Career Development Theories to Help Your Students Achieve Greatness
1:00 - 4:00 pm  |  $60

Eng, University of Hawaii-Manoa
Lindsay, Terra State Community College

P17 - What Good is a Map Without a Compass? Values, Acceptance, and Mindfulness in Academic Advising
1:00 - 4:00 pm  |  $60

Landsee, Lundberg, Nelson, University of Iowa

P18 - A Primer on the Assessment of Academic Advising
1:00 - 5:00 pm  |  $60

Zarges, Kent State University
Robbins, Bucknell University
Adams, Spalding University
Higgins, University of Southern Maine
Mooney, Florida Atlantic University

P19 - Brain Based Career Development (BBCD): The Neuroscience Coaching Approach That Helps Clients Take Action
1:00 - 5:00 pm  |  $60

Jaunarajs, McGrain, Ward, Ohio University

P20 - Flip Your Advising and Tutoring! Making Your Interactions with Students a Teaching and Learning Activity
1:00 - 5:00 pm  |  $60

Steele, Ohio State University
Grey, York St John University
McFarlane, University of California-Davis

P21 - In Their Corner: Utilizing Strengths-Based Practices in Advising, Teaching and Team-Building
1:00 - 5:00 pm  |  $60

McLamb, Dodds, North Carolina State University

P22 - New Attendee to Conference
3:15 - 4:15 pm  |  FREE

Annual Conference Advisory Board Committee

P23 - New Member of NACADA Orientation
4:15 - 5:15 pm  |  FREE

Membership Committee