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Fall 2014 Conference
The Thirteenth Annual Professional Development Conference on Academic Advising is sponsored by Penn State's Division of Undergraduate Studies, University Faculty Senate, Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, Office of Undergraduate Education, and The Mentor: An Academic Advising Journal.
Date: October 1, 2014
Time: 8:30 AM–3:30 PM
Location: The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel
Topic: Advising Smarter: Theoretical Foundations & Practical Applications for Student Success
How can advisers effectively teach students to plan and manage a successful college experience? What research, strategies, and best practices can advisers utilize to achieve the greatest efficacy in this work? Join us as presenters discuss and share valuable resources, theories, and experiences that will engage participants in both conversation and reflection as well as contribute to the body of knowledge encompassing academic advising in higher education.
$100 per person through September 19
$125 per person after September 19
Group rate (four or more from same academic unit):
$85 per person through September 19
$110 per person after September 19
Guestroom accommodations have been reserved at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel until Saturday, August 30, 2014. Individual attendees must contact The Penn Stater reservations department directly to make their own guestroom arrangements and guarantee them by giving an accepted credit card number. It is recommended that guestrooms be guaranteed for late arrival. Please call the reservations department at (800) 233-7505 and refer to the Reservation Identification Number ACAI14A to secure the conference group rate.
$108 per room, per night for single occupancy
All rates are subject to occupancy taxes.