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New Directions in Student Development Conference

The biennial New Directions in Student Development conference is a professional development program for practitioners of all levels in the field of Student Development from two-year community and technical colleges in the five-state region of the Southeast.

2016 Conference

New Directions in Student Development

Save the Date: March 3-4, 2016

 

2014 Conference Presentations

The presentations for some of the sessions can be found below.

Session A

>>F.O.C.U.S. ON YOUR STUDENTS: 5 PRINCIPLES TO FACILITATE STUDENT SUCCESS

>>LEADING FOCUS GROUPS

>>BEST PRACTICES FOR USING DATA

>>TRANSITIONING TO A CENTRALIZED ADVISING MODEL

 

Session B

>>IMPROVE FIRST-YEAR RETENTION BY MEASURING YOUR STUDENTS' BEHAVIORS AND PSYCHOSOCIAL ATTRIBUTES

>>STUDENT DISABILITY SERVICES: WHAT’S HOT! 

>>MIDLANDS TECHNICAL COLLEGE NEW STUDENT EXPERIENCE: FIVE YEARS LATER 

>>ENHANCING BELONGINGNESS AMONG TWO-YEAR COLLEGE STUDENTS

 
Session C

>>VIRTUAL QUEUE MANAGEMENT: TAKING THE WAIT OUT OF THE WAITING ROOM

>>BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN STUDENT SERVICES AND FACULTY: A COLLEGE WIDE APPROACH TO STUDENT SUCCESS

>>LEAN INITIATIVES’ IMPACT ON STUDENT SERVICES

    *Handouts for Lean Presentation

 
Session D

>>HOLISTIC ENROLLMENT 

>>BEHAVIOR INTERVENTION TEAMS 

>>IT’S JOHN LENNON’S FAULT: DEFERRED ACTION RESPONSE AND SAVE VERIFICATIONS

 
Session E

>>STUDENT SUCCESS: A BEHAVIORAL INTERVENTION APPROACH FOR COMMUNITY COLLEGES

>>SUCCESSFULLY SUPPORTING STUDENT VETERANS 

>>ACADEMIC ADVISING IN THE TECHNOLOGICAL AGE

 
Session F

>>THE STUDENT CONDUCT CODE: DECISION V. DEVELOPMENT

>>GREENVILLE TECHNICAL COLLEGE: ORIENTATION REVISITED

>>FAILURE IS A PREREQUISITE

 

For questions or to be added to our mailing list, please contact Jennifer Fleming at fleming.je@ptc.edu or 864-941-8359.

We hope you will join us for our next conference!
March 3-4, 2016