Academic and Career Advising Conference


Panel 1 – University Ballroom 10:00 – 10:50 AM
Academic Advisors and the Career Development Process.
Panelists:  Michelle Bauer, Lincoln College – Lincoln, IL; Jackie Collins, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL; Pryia Kalaria, Chicago State University.  Moderator:  Teri Farr, Eastern Illinois University

Panel 2 – University Ballroom 11:00-11:50 AM
Best Practices in Departmental Academic Advising and the Career Development Process
Panelists:  Michael Shirley and Donna Dawson, Eastern Illinois University.  Moderator:  Bobbi Kingery, Eastern Illinois University.

Keynote Address: Linking Academic and Career Advising: A Conceptual & Practical Justification
Michael “Brody” Broshears, University of Southern Indiana

Concurrent 1 – 1:00-1:50 PM
Creating a Seamless Collaboration:  Academic and Career Planning
Tiana Iruoje and Jennifer Schepers, Indiana University
Arcola/Tuscola Rooms

Training and Developing Successful Career Advisors
Kim Brandt, Chamberlain College of Nursing
Martinsville Room

Career Coach in Action
Keri Pipkins, Zelda Gardner and Carol Firkins, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Charleston/Mattoon Rooms

Concurrent 2 – 2:00-2:50 PM

Master Advisor Training for Faculty Advisors
Krista Burrell, Lake Land College
Arcola/Tuscola Rooms

Career Advising Using Advancement and Alumni Collaborations
Tina Knox, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Martinsville Room

You Have to Start Somewhere:  Initiating Career Development in the Advising Office
Kellie Klinck, University of Illinois at Chicago
Charleston/Mattoon Rooms

Concurrent 3 – 3:00-3:50 PM

Undergraduate Career Readiness Program – A Model of Collaboration
Michael “Brody” Broshears, University of Southern Indiana
Arcola/Tuscola Rooms

Surviving “The Slump”
Sonja Foster, Eastern Illinois University
Martinsville Room