Responding Effectively (and Calmly!) to Complaints and Criticism Date Thursday, 3/22/2018, 2 pm EST Amir Baghdadchi In this webinar you will learn how handling unhappiness in our line of work is different from other kinds of service, and how our student affairs background actually holds the key to de-escalating a situation and rebuilding trust. Substance Abuse: How to Respond Appropriately to Students Who Are Abusing Drugs and/or Alcohol Tuesday, 3/27/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Aaron Hughey This webinar will enable participants to recognize the telltale signs that a student may be experiencing substance and/or alcohol abuse and, more importantly, what they should do to help the student as well as maintain a safe and secure educational environment. Using Rubrics for Staff and Candidate Evaluations Thursday, 3/29/2018, 1 pm EST Stan Dura In this webinar we will review what rubrics are and explore what features distinguish effective rubrics from those that are not. Pathway to becoming a Dean of Students Tuesday, 4/03/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Charles Hueber Are you considering becoming a Dean of Students is in your future? If you are considering this step in the next few years this webinar will be a great resource for you as you start this journey. Critical Partnerships: How Higher Education Can Partners with Business and Industry to Solve Our Shared Problems Wednesday, 4/04/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Adam Peck & Dr. Michael Preston This webinar will give you a deep understanding of national trends in student engagement with the needs of business and industry to provide insight into how colleges and universities can more effectively partner with industry leaders to prepare our students for their careers. Participants will leave with tangible steps they can take to meet our shared goals. Launching eSports on Your Campus Monday, 4/09/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Charles Hueber This session will explore the world of eGaming on the college campus and will discuss ways to build and/or incorporate eGaming into your department’s strategic plan.
Project CEO: Building Career Competencies Into Student Leadership Programs Dr. Adam Peck This webinar will provide evidence of student learning outside of the classroom and help participants learn to tell their own student learning story to others. Shaping Strategies for Student Affairs Fundraising Dr. Jason L. Meriwether This webinar will discuss some innovative, yet well-tested strategies for improving the percentage of students on campus who are participating in cocurricular experiences. Accommodating Pregnant and Lactating Students Heather Cowan, M.A. This webinar will discuss the various requirements for academic accommodations for pregnant and lactating students under Title IX with real-life scenarios and how they were resolved. Universal Design: Making Your Program Accessible to All Students Dr. Rebecca Cory This webinar will discuss universal design as is pertains to students with disabilities as well as students of color, first generation students, international students and other non-traditional students. TOGA: Training on Greeks and Alcohol Toben F. Nelson, ScD Excessive alcohol use in the Greek system is a challenging and often frustrating concern for University administrators and students alike. Training on Greeks and Alcohol (TOGA) is an innovative risk management program for Greek leaders. This Webinar will describe the program approach and present findings from formative research on program implementation at Universities in four states. Managing Organizational Conflict in the Workplace Dr. Jason Laker This webinar will focus on the challenges and opportunities associated with conflict in the workplace, whether between colleagues or supervisor/staff.