Program

Learn from fun, interactive workshops.

This conference features nearly 10 intense hours of practical, help, research, and advice on how to improve your Student Government and how to become more effective as their advisor.

Conference Location

The conference is being held at the Holiday Inn Resort Lake Buena Vista, 13351 State Road 535, Orlando, FL 32821.

Download the hotel floorplan.

Text ASGA at conference ONLY: 352-258-4604

2019 Conference Schedule

Friday, July 19, 2019

Dress is casual

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. – Conference Registration & Buffet Breakfast

  • Discovery Room Foyer (Conference Registration)
  • Magic Room (Buffet Breakfast)

9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. – Welcome

  • Butch Oxendine, Emcee

Discovery Room

9:20 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. – Networking Break

9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. – Training Block I

  •  A  Starting Over: Jump-Starting Your Student Government from Scratch – Butch Oxendine
    Discovery Room
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  SG Matters – Dessie Hall
    Adventure Room
  •  C  Cultural Competency & SG Leadership: Ensuring Everyone’s Asked to Dance –Suzette Walden Cole, M.Ed.
    Wonder Room

10:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Networking Break

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Training Block II

  •  D  Effective Student Legislators: You Won the Senate Seat…Now What? – Michael D. Anthony, Ph.D.
    Discovery Room
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  SG Woes – Dessie Hall
    Adventure Room
  •  F  On the Right Foot: Building Rapport with Your SG – Suzette Walden Cole, M.Ed.
    Wonder Room
  • Private Consulting (by appointment) – Butch Oxendine
    Vista Pre-Function Room

12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. – Lunch

Applebee’s Restaurant

1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. – Roundtables

  • Veteran Advisors– Discovery Room
  • New Advisors – Adventure Room
  • Private Consulting (by appointment) – Vista Pre-Function Room
    (You will have an hour with an ASGA expert to discuss your unique issues, problems, and challenges. Contact conferences@asgaonline.com to book a consulting appointment)

2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Networking Break

2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Training Block III

  •  G  Structural Integrity: Is Your Ship Ready for the Voyage Ahead? – Michael D. Anthony, Ph.D.
    Discovery Room
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Best SG Initiatives – Dessie Hall
    Adventure Room
  •  I  Advising 2.0: Navigating and Negotiating Institutional Politics – Suzette Walden Cole, M.Ed.
    Wonder Room
  • Private Consulting (by appointment) – Butch Oxendine
    Vista Pre-Function Room

3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Networking Break

3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – Training Block IV

  •  J  D.E.L.E.G.A.T.E.–Just Do It! – Michael D. Anthony, Ph.D.
    Discovery Room
  • K   NEW WORKSHOP  Be an Uncle M.I.K.E. (Mentor-Inspire-Knowledge-Encourage) – Michael A. Cadore Sr., MA
    Adventure Room
  •  L  New Leaders of Tomorrow: Moving Apathy to Activism through C.A.R.E. – Suzette Walden Cole, M.Ed.
    Wonder Room
  • Private Consulting (by appointment) – Butch Oxendine
    Vista Pre-Function Room

4:45 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. – Networking Break

4:50 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Wrap-Up

  • SG Advisors Q&A – Michael Anthony, Suzette Walden Cole, M.Ed., Dessie Hall, and Michael A. Cadore Sr., MA

Discovery Room

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – ASGA LOVES ADVISORS reception

  • A special reception in honor of the work you do for your Student Governments!

Magic Room

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Workshop Guide & Descriptions