NACADA Administrators' Institute

2017 Track B Tentative Schedule

If you are looking for Track A - New or Experienced Schedule, click here.


Wednesday 
4:00-7:00 pm Registration
Thursday
7:30 am-4:00 pm Registration
8:00-9:30 am Opening & Plenary: Embracing the Role of Academic Advising in Supporting Student Success
9:30-9:45 am Beverage Break
9:45-11:00 am Work Group Session - Introductions and goals for the institute - group identify challenges for those with campus-wide responsibility but often no authority
11:00 am-12:30 pm Case Studies/Networking - This discussion will be around building a culture where academic advising is valued - concepts of mission, goals, outcomes, assessment
12:30-1:45 pm Lunch
1:45-3:30 pm Work Group Session - Continue culture discussion and begin the "who should be advising and why" or the organizational/structure issues and the engagment of faculty in the academic advising experience of students
3:30-3:45 Beverage Break
3:45-5:00 pm Case Studies/Networking - How to incorporate on their campuses the concept of teaching and learning including discussion of career ladders for primary role advisors and how academic advising plays or should play in promotion and tenure for faculty who advise. Discussion of the importance of research in the field
5:00-6:30 pm Reception
Friday
7:00-8:00 am Breakfast
7:30-11:30 am Registration
8:00-9:15 am Plenary: Creating a Culture of Teaching and Learning in the Advising Experience of Students
9:15-9:30 am Beverage Break
9:30-11:00 am Work Group Session - Professional development issues in regard to all academic advisors - primary role advisors, faculty advisors
11:00-11:15 am Beverage Break
11:15 am-12:30 pm Case Studies/Networking - Technology Issues for Academic Advising
12:30-1:30 pm Lunch (On Your Own)
1:30-5:00 pm Consultation Sessions - Participants can meet with one of Track B faculty on a specific issue
Saturday
7:00-7:45 am Breakfast
8:00-11:30 am Registration
8:00-9:15 am Concurrent Sessions
Examining the Three NACADA Pillars: Looking at Concept of Advising, NACADA Core Values, and CAS Standards
Budget Planning and Management for Academic Advising Programs
Advising Competencies: Development, Implementation and Assessment  
9:15-9:30 am Beverage Break
9:30 am-12:00 pm Work Group Session - Assessment/Collaborative Strategic Planning
Noon Ending Time - Wishing you safe travels home