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Professional Development

"Maximizing Effectiveness" conference November 19th, 2014

The University of Northern Iowa Student Affairs Professional Development Committee (SAPDC) is offering a fall 2014 conference on Wednesday, November 19th from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. in Maucker Union. The theme of this semester’s conference is "Maximizing Effectiveness".

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8:00am- 8:30am Keynote speaker Lyn Redington, Ph.D., Director of Residence Life with a keynote address "Keys to Success".


Time Elm room Oak room State College room
8:30am- 9:30am Jenny Connolly and Sean Hartnett: Maximizing Effectiveness with a Family on Campus Visits! Chris Denison: Services Quality in Student Affairs Lindsay Cunningham: Are They Listening? Communicating with Students on Campuses of Higher Education
9:45am-10:45am Stephanie Germann: Students in Distress: How to Recognize and Help Students with Mental Health Concerns Kim Soumar: Weighty Matters Kristin Moser and Kristin Woods: Using MAP-Works Data to Drive First-Year Programming
11:00am- Noon Adrienne Lamberti: "Counting" the Qualitative: Animating Institutional Documentation on Scholarship of Engagement Activity Matt Nuese: 3 Ways to Create a Dynamic Student Job Richard Featherstone: Improving Your Workday with "Getting Things Done" and Proper Physical Ergonomics


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The Professional Development Committee was developed to support and communicate the professional development opportunities for Student Affairs staff. Committee members include:

Chair - Shelley Matthews
Ashley Brickley Renae Carrillo Carol Fletcher Timothy Klatt
Roxanne Klepper  Anna McGee Jennifer Suchan Todd Thomas