Global Perspectives on Distance Advising: A Lightning Round Discussion
Join us for two lightning round presentations on distance advising from members from across the world followed by a question and answer discussion time.
Finding a new way to set our students up for success | Mary McGovern, Tertiary Preparation Program, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia
The presentation will explore how the University of Southern Queensland in Australia established an online academic advising framework for diverse cohorts of students commencing university. ‘The Zone’ is an online place to support our students during their first semester and beyond in their university preparation studies.
Advising from “Behind the Screens” | Rama Sabano, Senior Advisor and Outreach Coordinator, American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Rama will be sharing how the Academic Support Center at the American University of Sharjah has responded to the current circumstance of Advising from "Behind the Screens." She will also address the deeper questions and make meaning of the impact this could have on the student experience and the relationships we aim to cultivate with the students.