Preconference Workshop Sessions

"Academic Success: Enhance, Encourage, and Empower!"

July 16-19, 2018
Hosted by: University College Dublin

Dublin, Ireland

The workshops are intended to be participatory sessions where you will interact with others. Click on the presentation title to view its' abstract.  

All Preconference Workshops will be held on Monday, July 16, 2018, between the hours of 12:30 - 5:00 p.m.

The workshops are $10 each.  Select the workshop you want to attend when registering online or select the appropriate box on the paper registration form.  Please do not choose overlapping workshops. Complete the form below only if you have already registered and would like to add a preconference workshop. Otherwise you may submit your preconference workshop selection on your conference registration form.

Download this form if you are already registered for the 2018 International Conference and want to add Preconference workshops to your registration.

Monday, July 16, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Are University Students Adults? An Introduction to the Theory of Emerging Adulthood and its Use in the Advising Context
Collen Doyle, University College Dublin, Ireland

Empower, Enhance and Encourage: Teaching Advisors to Help Students to Overcome Perfectionism and Fear of Failure
Cara Wiley, Amy Soto, Brigham Young University, United States

Katrien Vanderstappen, Johanna Jacobs, Vrue Universiteit Brussel, Brussels 


Monday, July 16, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Academic Success: The Ability to Fail
André Baars, Radboud University

Coping with, Understanding, and Responding to Top-Down Campus Technology Decisions and Selection of Data that Impact Advising and Tutoring
George Steele, Ohio State University, United States

David Grey, York St. John University, United Kingdom