UK Drive-In Event

Academic Advising and Personal Tutoring – UK Network Launch

In association with NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising

25 March 2015, University of Sheffield

 

NACADA is pleased to announce the emergence of an Allied UK group, which will launch with its first event at the University of Sheffield. 

Registration is now open for the one-day event, which will include speakers from the UK, the USA and The Netherlands. The cost, which includes lunch, will be £49, with special discounts for associated* staff and students. The booking form has more information.

An international team of practitioners will then deliver talks and posters throughout the day. At the end, all participants will be invited to attend the first UK Steering Group Meeting, to determine the leadership of the UK group.

Please contact Ida Kemp, i.kemp@sheffield.ac.uk, if you have any questions.

Book event here

View List of Presentations and Posters Here

Schedule:

9:00 – 9:30 - Registration
10:00 – Introduction by Sheffield PVC Learning and Teaching – Prof. Anne Peat
10:10 – Keynote address – Charlie Nutt, Executive Director, NACADA
11:00 – Parallel Sessions
12:15 – Parallel Sessions
1:00 – Lunch and Posters
2:00 – Panel Discussion – International Practitioners
3:00 – Student Experience Panel – Student perceptions and experience of academic advising
3:30 – Closing Comments and Formal Closing
3:40 – Allied Steering Group Meeting
5:00 – Finish

Travel:

Arts Tower, University of Sheffield  http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/visitors

Hotels:

International calls please add +44 and delate the 0
Halifax Hall, University of Sheffield, 0114 2228810, stay@halifaxhall.shef.co.uk
Leopold Hotel, 0114 252 4000, reservations@leopoldhotel.co.uk
Travelodge, 0871 984 6305, http://www.travelodge.co.uk/
Wilson Carlisle Centre, www.wilsoncarlilecentre.org.uk, wcc@churcharmy.org.uk
Best Western Cutlers, 0843 775 7620, http://www.bestwestern.co.uk/
Novotel, 0113/3969005, http://www.novotel.com/
Premier Inn (Angel St),  0871 527 8970, http://www.premierinn.com/
Hilton Sheffield Hotel – 0114 2525500
Hampton by Hilton Hotel – 0114 399 0999
Holiday Inn Express – Blonk Street, 0114 252 6533
Holiday Inn – Royal Victoria, 0114 2724519
IBIS Hotel (City Centre) Shude Hill, Tel 0114 261 9400
Jurys Inn, 0114 291 2222
Kenwood Hall Hotel, 0114 258 3811, Julie.conway@principal-hayley.com
Mercure St. Pauls Hotel, 0114 278 2068
Novotel Sheffield, 0114 278 1781
Premier Inn (City Centre), 0870 238 3324

More ideas via booking.com

* University of Sheffield staff members 

Events such as this are considered drive-ins and are offered by independent states, provinces or institutions or allied member groups.  NACADA lists these as a service, but is not responsible for the content or administration of these events.