NACADA 2021 VIRTUAL Summer Institute

Tentative Schedule
July 20-23, 2021 - VIRTUAL

2021 Session Abstracts and Learning Outcomes | Faculty suggested topics by role

TUESDAY, JULY 20

  • 9:00-9:40 | Optional Morning Coffee: Meet the Faculty
  • 9:40-10:30 | WELCOME & FOUNDATION Session: F1 | The Future of Advising: Reflecting on the Past and Looking Towards the Future
  • 10:40-11:10 | ROUNDTABLES - Discussion of the Foundation Session
  • 11:10-11:25 | Break
  • 11:25-12:00 | FOUNDATION Session: F2 | Pillars of Academic Advising: Impact on our Advising Practices
  • 12:00-12:30 | Lunch
  • 12:30-12:50 | Optional Lunchtime Engagement: Open Chats by Institute Type
  • 1:00-1:30 | ROUNDTABLES - Discussion the Foundation Session
  • 1:40-2:30 | Choice of three (3) TOPICAL Sessions:
    • T1 | Academic Advising Approaches
    • T2 | Impacting Student Learning, Persistence, Retention, and Completion
    • T3 | Proactive Strategies for Working with Probationary Students
  • 2:40-3:30 | WORK GROUP Sessions
  • 3:30-3:45 | Break
  • 3:45-4:35 | Choice of three (3) TOPICAL Sessions:
    • T4 | Cultural Humility
    • T5 | Advising First-Year Students
    • T6 | Crafting Successful Advisor Training and Development Programs
  • 4:45-5:15 | Optional Evening Entertainment:
    • NACADA Resources: How to Find What You Need
    • Scavenger Hunt
    • NACADA Trivia

WEDNESDAY, JULY 21

  • 9:00-9:35 | Optional Morning Coffee: Meet Your Work Group
  • 9:45-10:20 | FOUNDATION Session: F3 | Assessment of Academic Advising: An Overview
  • 10:40-11:10 | ROUNDTABLES - Discussion the Foundation Session
  • 11:10-11:25 | Break
  • 11:25-12:15 | Choice of three (3) TOPICAL Sessions:
    • T7 | Developing and Assessing Student Learning Outcomes for Academic Advising
    • T8 | Advising Undecided Students and Career Life Planning
    • T9 | Advising Administration: Advisor Evaluation and Leadership Promotion
  • 12:15-12:45 | Lunch
  • 12:45-1:05 | Optional Lunchtime Engagement:
    • Finding Your Zen in Your Home Office
    • The Truth is Stranger Than Fiction
    • Learn from your Peers: Advising in Action
  • 1:15-2:05 | WORK GROUP Sessions
  • 2:05-2:20 | Break
  • 2:20-3:10 | WORK GROUP Sessions
  • 3:20-4:10 | Choice of three (3) TOPICAL Sessions:
    • T10 | Creating an Advising Syllabus
    • T11 | Ethical Aspects of Academic Advising
    • T12 | Reimagining Academic Advising: Handling Change 
  • 4:20-5:30 | Optional Evening Entertainment: A Virtual Reception

THURSDAY, JULY 22

  • 9:00-9:50 | Optional Morning Coffee:
    • Meet NACADA's New Executive Director
    • Attendee Chats (solo or team)
  • 10:00-10:30 | FOUNDATION Session: F4 | Make the Most of Your Day
  • 10:45-3:30 | CONSULTATION Sessions - Time with Faculty

FRIDAY, JULY 23

  • 9:00-9:50 | Optional Morning Coffee:
    • Ways to Find Your Focus
    • Work & Life Integration
    • Returning to Campus
  • 10:00-10:50 | Choice of three (3) TOPICAL Sessions:
    • T13 | Creating or Restructuring an Advising Center
    • T14 | Advising Beyond the Pandemic
    • T15 | Research in Advising: You Can Do It!
  • 10:50-11:00 | Break
  • 11:00-12:00 | WORK GROUP Sessions
  • 12:00-12:30 | Lunch
  • 12:30-1:00 | Optional Lunchtime Engagement: Open Chat by Role
  • 1:10-2:00 | Choice of three (3) TOPICAL Sessions:
    • T16 | Faculty Advising – Beyond the Classroom
    • T17 | Constructing Effective Academic Advising Training/Professional Development Resources
    • T18 | Making Decisions with Data
  • 2:00-2:10 | Break
  • 2:10-4:00 | WORK GROUP Session
  • 4:10-5:15 | FOUNDATION Session: F5 | Dazzle Us!