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.

2022 Conference Schedule

Friday, July 15, 2022

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 10:30 a.m. – Training Block I

  •  A  Starting Over: Jump-Starting Your Student Government from Scratch – Butch Oxendine
    Discovery Room
  •  B  On the Right Foot: Building Rapport with Your SG – Suzette Walden Cole, Ph.D.
    Wonder Room

10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. – Networking Break

10:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. – Training Block II

  • How to Improve Your SG’s Web & Social Media Presence – Butch Oxendine
    Discovery Room
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Aligning Vision: Sharing the Same Values is Not Required – Micheal Gunn
    Adventure Room
  •  E  Adjusting Your Advising Style to Your SG’s Developmental Stage – Suzette Walden Cole, Ph.D.
    Wonder Room

11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Networking Break

12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. – Lunch

Applebee’s Restaurant

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Roundtables

  • Veteran Advisors– Discovery Room
  • New Advisors – Adventure
  • Private Consulting (by appointment) – Creative 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)

2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. – Networking Break

2:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Training Block III

  •  F  Be an Uncle M.I.K.E. (Mentor-Inspire-Knowledge-Encourage) – Michael A. Cadore Sr., Ed.D.
    Discovery Room
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Leaping Hurdles with your Student Government – Edson O’Neale
    Adventure Room
  •  H  Advising 2.0: Navigating & Negotiating Institutional Politics – Suzette Walden Cole, Ph.D.
    Wonder Room
  • Private Consulting (by appointment) – Butch Oxendine
    (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)
    Creative Room

3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Networking Break

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. – Training Block IV

  • Good Leadership Needs H.E.L.P. (Honor, Encouragement, Loyalty, Professionalism) – Michael A. Cadore Sr., Ed.D.
    Discovery Room
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Creating Community & Inclusion in SG – Kat Klawes
    Adventure Room
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Infusing Cultural Humility into Your Advising Practice – Suzette Walden Cole, Ph.D.
    Wonder Room
  • Private Consulting (by appointment) – Butch Oxendine
    (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)
    Creative Room

5:00 p.m. to 5:05 p.m. – Networking Break

5:05 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Wrap-Up

  • SG Advisors Q&A – Michael A. Cadore, Sr., Ed.D., Micheal Gunn, Kat Klawes, Butch Oxendine, and Suzette Walden Cole, Ph.D.

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 16, 2022

Workshop Guide & Descriptions