Wilkes University


Academic Advising In-Service

University College has scheduled the annual Academic Advising In-Service for Friday, August 21st, in the Miller Conference Room, Henry Student Center. This year’s in-service, “Advising for the Future: Guiding Student Success in Turbulent Times,” is designed for advisors at all levels who wish to explore ways to improve the advising experience for their students. The day will begin at 9:30 a.m. and conclude at 3:00 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Session topics include: "The Changing Role of Advising Students at Wilkes," "Strategies for Advising Students in the Future," "The Use of Technology and Social Media in Advising," and "Advising 101: Foundations of Advising at Wilkes" (for new and recent advisors). A more detailed agenda will be provided to all who register, or upon request. To register, or for more information, contact Tom Thomas at thomas.thomas@wilkes.edu or extension 4154.