Cultivating Creativity (Thinking Skills for the Creative and Non-Creative Alike) Thursday, 2/08/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Adam Peck This webinar will provide participants with the opportunity to learn and apply new skills in cultivating their creativity as well as helping and encouraging their students to think creatively. Busy is the Enemy of Strategic Tuesday, 2/20/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Adam Peck This webinar will provide strategies for analyzing how we spend our time and offer practical guidance for understanding how we can target our use of time toward our mission-critical outcomes. Addressing Student Concerns through Circle Processes Thursday, 2/22/2018, 2 pm EST Carrie Landrum This webinar provides a brief overview of how Circle Processes might be used to address a wide range of issues on your campus, including: bias incidents, campus climate concerns, conflicts within residential communities, interpersonal conflicts, student organization and/or athletic team dynamics, conduct code violations, academic cohort dynamics, national incidents that impact students and the greater community, and more. When Free Speech Arrives to Campus. A Practical Approach to Managing a Campus Protest Tuesday, 2/27/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Michael Preston & David Oglethorpe This webinar will arm student affairs professionals with a guide to training and supporting staff who enforce speech policies on campus and also provides an outline for training every campus can engage in to ensure free speech is supported at all levels. Meeting the Unique Needs of the LGBTQIA Student Population Wednesday, 3/14/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Aaron Hughey This webinar will highlight evidence-based best practices and demonstrate how student affairs professionals can better meet the needs of the LGBTQIA students on their campuses. The Flip Side of Engagement: Battling the Loneliness Epidemic on College Campuses Wednesday, 3/21/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Adam Peck This webinar leave with concrete examples of how to leverage the changing perceptions of a new generation to help students get their bearings and thrive throughout their time in college.
A Conversation on Civility Debbie Scheibler and Joanne Goldwater This webinar seeks to explore the topic of civility in our daily experience, and offers tips and tools to practitioners so that they can lead conversations at their own institutions. Decisions Matter: Using the Decision-Making Framework to Improve Contemporary Student Affairs Practice - 20% Off Book for Participants Dr. Aaron Hughey This webinar will cover the Decision-Making Framework developed by Vaccaro, McCoy, Champagne, and Siegel in their seminal book and discuss their proposed strategy for dealing with the challenges emerging on the modern college campus. [20% off the book for participants] Booze, Brawls and Bad Behavior Jenn Longa & Daniel Graney This webinar will explore the connection among high risk drinking behaviors, campus and interpersonal violence, and the importance of early behavioral intervention. Bystander Intervention for Hate/Bias Incidents Heather Cowan, M.A. This webinar will cover research around bystanders' action and inaction and the methods shown to assist bystanders to intervene safely when they see something. We will also cover microaggressions and steps that can be taken to address them. Bringing Your Student Code of Conduct into the 21st Century Dr. Charles Hueber This webinar will look at current trends in judicial affairs and examine ways to incorporate language in a student code of conduct to help manage this ever-changing landscape. Problems with Consent: Engaging Gaps Between Laws, Policies, and Students’ Lived Experiences Dr. Jason Laker This webinar will cover the research and implications for untangling the issues and supporting students' development and agency in regards to laws, policies and programs that do not match lived experiences when it comes to consent.