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Introduction to Advising at Luther College.

  • Repeats: Every day from May 28, 2014 to May 29, 2014.
  • Date: Wednesday, May 28, 2014
  • Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Location: Baker Commons

This two-day workshop is intended for faculty in their early years at Luther, or experienced faculty who will be advising first-year students. 
This workshop provides an orientation for faculty who have committed to be advisors for first-year students during the upcoming summer orientation and fall semester.  Topics include a general overview of the graduation requirements; specific details from pre-professional programs that special attention during summer registration; using the summer registration session to help students create a strong schedule; and discussion on strategies to help students make a successful transition from high school to Luther.  Selected readings and up-to-date materials for advising will be provided. Enrollment was determined by advising form filled out in the spring.  Anyone NOT filling out the form but still wanting to participate should contact Nancy Barry (barrynan@luther.edu).

Facilitator: Nancy Barry, Professor of English and Director of Advising

Participants will receive a $100 stipend for participation in this two-day workshop.

Questions? Contact Jeffrey Wilkerson, 563-387-1226,5633872110