Tue Sep 21, 2:00 - 3:30 PM (EDT)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
Do you what to improve how you support LGTBQ+ students in your advising sessions? During this student-centered presentation, we will work through different scenarios related to LGBTQ+ students needs. By the end of this session, you will engage with practical approaches for creating and maintaining an inclusive environment for LGBTQ+ students. Please note, this presentation assumes participants have a working foundational knowledge of the LGBTQ+ community.

Wed Sep 22, 9:00 - 10:30 AM (EDT)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
A review of processes and procedures of the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and the Office of the Registrar. Presenters: Undergraduate Admissions. Office of the University Registrar. Amanda Lucas Assistant, Director of Transfer Advising & Retention Initiatives - University Advising Center.

Tue Sep 28, 10:00 - 11:00 AM (EDT)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
The International Accelerator Program is a first year program for international students which provides language and cultural support for students pursuing their USC degrees. Students who come to USC through this program are advised differently during their first year and have unique coursework and advising needs.

Tue Oct 12, 9:00 - 11:00 AM (EDT)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
With the goal of creating a more trauma informed and responsive campus, experts from University Health Services will provide an overview of the neurobiological underpinnings of trauma and will introduce a new way to define the process of becoming flooded with overwhelming stress from a variety of causes. Time will be spent introducing factors that inhibit open discussion about trauma and cultural paradigms that prevent open discussion about difficult topics. Concrete guidance for language to use and ways to engage with students in a supportive manner will be offered.

Wed Oct 13, 9:00 - 10:00 AM (EDT)

Intentional Advisement of Transfers. Participants will: 1. Provide feedback regarding common issues when advising transfer students, and, 2. Develop an action plan for transfer advising. Presenter. Amanda Lucas. Assistant Director of Transfer Advising & Retention Initiatives.

Fri Oct 15, 9:30 - 10:30 AM (EDT)

Microsoft Teams (online only)
Event Description and Learning Outcomes Coming Soon... Presenters. Mike Dial. Assistant Director, First-Year Advising. University Advising Center. Paige McKeown. Coordinator of First-Year Advising & Academic Intervention. Join Via Microsoft Teams.

Mon Oct 18, 12:00 - 12:30 PM (EDT)

Microsoft Teams (online only)
This session will provide advisors with the essential information on Hardship Withdrawal. Presenter: Kelsey McGarrigan. Withdrawal Coordinator. Office of the Dean of Students. Join via Microsoft Teams.

Tue Nov 2, 9:00 - 11:00 AM (EDT)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
Part 2 of Trauma-Informed Advising will focus on services that are available to students who have been impacted by interpersonal violence (IPV), as well as those who may be in need of counseling services for reasons other than IPV. This session will include a review of Part 1, focusing on non-judgmental and compassionate support, as well as information on reporting responsibilities and options.

Thu Nov 4, 12:00 - 1:00 PM (EDT)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
This session will provide an introduction to the reporting feature in EAB Navigate and highlight the specific reports that will be most utilized by advisors. After attending this session, participants will be able to: 1. Identify the best reports to run to gather specific advising data.

Tue Nov 9, 10:00 - 11:00 AM (EST)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
Event Description & Learning Outcomes Coming Soon... Presenters. Katy Caulder. Undergraduate Academic Advisor II. College of Arts & Sciences, Biological Sciences. Megan Stanley. Undergraduate Academic Advisor I. College of Arts & Sciences, Biological Sciences. Alexa Dean.

Wed Nov 17, 9:00 - 10:00 AM (EST)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
Transfer Series Discussion - What do we do now?. Presenters. Amanda Lucas, Assistant Director of Transfer Advising & Retention Initiatives - University Advising Center. Bill Brown, Undergraduate Academic Advisor - College of Engineering and Computing. Join via Microsoft Teams.

Wed Dec 1, 9:00 - 10:00 AM (EST)

Close Hipp 301 and Microsoft Teams (in-person & online option)
Transfer Caseload Management Workshop. Participants will: Apply all training and information from the Transfer Student Series and, Utilize best practices related to active transfer caseloads. Presenter.

Fri Dec 3, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EST)

Microsoft Teams (online only)
Event Description and Learning Outcomes Coming Soon... Presenters. Mike Dial. Assistant Director, First-Year Advising. University Advising Center. Paige McKeown. Coordinator of First-Year Advising & Academic Intervention. Join Via Microsoft Teams.

Tue Dec 7, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EST)

Close Hipp 301 (in-person only)
This in-person workshop will focus on providing an overview of this exciting movement within the academic advising community called Appreciative Advising. The presentation is based on the book titled, The Appreciative Advising Revolution. The six phases of Appreciative Advising – Disarm, Discover, Dream, Design, Deliver, and Don't Settle – will be defined. Participants will not only learn what each phase means, but they will also have the opportunity to learn how to implement each of these phases.