Here ye! Here ye! Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! HEY LISTEN UP! Many of you may be working hard on an application for an award, or perhaps a scholarship, or even the Region Leadership Program. Now, I ask one more thing of you…Apply to present at the 2014 Region 8 Conference!
The 2014 conference planning committee invites electronic submissions of proposals for presentation at the Region 8 conference, March 20-22, 2014, in Vancouver B.C. The deadline for conference proposals will be January 6th, 2014! To submit a proposal or to view a list of criteria, visit the Region 8 webpage
Example topics for proposals may include: advising and technology; advising students with academic difficulties and/or disabilities; advising the whole student; assessment; advising athletes; working with students in crisis; advising transfer/nontraditional students; achieving balance in advising; best practices; career advising; challenges; faculty involvement; gender issues; pre-health advising; advising first-generation students; preventing burnout; advising international students; retention; students in probation; addressing student engagement and stress; working with graduate students; mentoring; and using student development theories in advising. [More information: Contact Conference Chair Nadia Williams]