Evidence-Based Best Practices for Enhancing Student Retention at Community Colleges Tuesday, 9/25/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Aaron Hughey This will be an interactive webinar where you will learn current, evidence-based best practices associated with enhancing community college student persistence to graduation. A Path to Partnership: Using the Cocurricular Career Connections (C3) Leadership Model to Prepare Students for Success in their Careers Wednesday, 9/26/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Adam Peck This webinar will focus on how, using the Cocurricular Career Connections leadership model, leadership programs can be adapted to focus on developing competencies that can benefit students at every stage of college and careers, not just when they have assumed a formal leadership position. Unpacking Sexual Consent: Engaging Legal, Policy and Identity Complications Tuesday, 10/02/2018, 2 pm EST 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. Sensory Rooms – Developing a Calming Space Wednesday, 10/03/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Jane Thierfeld Brown this webinar to learn how to create a more tranquil and comforting environment on campus for students with anxiety, sensory disabilities, feeling of overwhelmingness, etc. Best Practices for Managing Departmental Social Media Accounts Tuesday, 10/09/2018, 1 pm EST Erin Hensley This webinar will offer best practices for managing social media accounts while providing participants with tangible skills they can bring back to their institutions and implement immediately. Leading with Less: Free Digital Resources Wednesday, 10/10/2018, 1 pm EST Dr. Dave Eng This webinar will present basic information on several different free technologies to help you in your role as an administrator working with tight budgets and finite resources.
Starting a Cocurricular Mapping Program as a Summer Project Dr. Adam Peck This webinar will provide step-by-step instructions for conducting co-curricular mapping. This process can help clarify how students experience our educational offerings and ensure more deep and robust learning over time. 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. 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. Jumping Ship: Making the Leap Outside Student Affairs Debbie Scheibler This webinar will look at the opportunities available as well as the pros and cons of leaving a traditional career working for a college or university to join up with private entities that still support the work of student affairs professionals. The End of Assessment in Student Affairs (and what we should be doing instead) Dr. Adam Peck In this webinar, Dr. Adam Peck shares his approach to co-curricular mapping that allows experiential educators to line up learning experiences with the outcomes they are designed to accomplish. Conduct and Students on the Autism Spectrum Dr. Jane Thierfeld Brown This webinar will address how to best work with students on the spectrum who may present these challenges. Issues for classrooms, residence halls and students organizations will be discussed as well as dealing with parents.