Spring 2018 Conference
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Plan on joining your colleagues for the NJNYACRAO Spring 2018 conference. Conference registration will be open in February 2018. This highly affordable conference fee make this a cost effective opportunity for quality professional development. A variety of sessions are available for enrollment professionals and staff at all levels of experience.
Please join us for the next Steering Committee Meeting on Friday, January 12 at 11:00am
Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences-Newark, NJ
Stanley S. Bergen Building
65 Bergen St, Newark, NJ
15th floor, Board Room
Please join us in person or via phone. Your input will help make this a productive meeting!
MEETING CALL-IN INFORMATION
866-650-8284, Code 4438488
DRIVING INFORMATION & PARKING PASS VALIDATION
Parking can be obtained at meters on Bergen Street or on the cross street of 12th Ave. Alternatively, you can park in the parking deck (Doctor's Office Center Garage) on 12th Avenue.
Parking Deck-Doctor's Office Center Garage: https://rumaps.rutgers.edu/location/p3-doctors-office-center-garage
If you are driving and park in the Doctor's Office Center Garage, our meeting host, Sue Hamilton will validate parking vouchers.
Directions and mass transit: http://rbhs.rutgers.edu/directions_rhsc.shtml
Campus map: https://rumaps.rutgers.edu/site/rhs
Take a look at some of the presentations from our Fall 2017 conference which was held at Touro College-Lander College for Women:
Building a Blueprint for Student Success
Dr. Ben Enoma
Examining institutional frameworks and organization-wide strategies for improving student persistence (retention) and completion rates and discussing approaches to enriching student engagement, gauging effectiveness and exploring partnerships that institutions must cultivate in order to boost student success.
Disciplinary Actions on Transcripts
Come join the conversation around when or if disciplinary actions should be included on the academic transcripts. We will review the recent guidance from AACRAO and consider the pros and cons for Admissions offices, Registrars, students, and external users.
F1 Student Advising/ Services
Sun Hee Choi & James Shafer
An overview some of effective international student programs, services, policies and discuss the importance of cross-departmental collaboration and team work to improve international student services at higher education institutions.
Mentoring Young Professionals
Susan Hamilton & Carla Cruz
Join with this panel as they discuss tips and techniques for mentoring young staff in a professional environment. Learn how to be a "coach" rather than just a "boss". Pick up ideas to foster professional behavior and practices while getting the work of your office done.
Have a session proposal or want to help with planning? Contact a member of the Executive Committee for information.
REGISTRATION & SESSION INFORMATION
Session Descriptions & Location Info
DIRECTIONS & CONFERENCE RELATED INFORMATION
Address and Google Maps directions: TBA
Conference Day Contact
Registration Fees, Refunds & General Information
Registration fee: $75.
Late registration fee: $90.
On-site registration the day of the conference is available for $90.
Receipts will be available on-site upon request. Online payment provides you with receipt via PayPal.
Pay online and mail your registration form, or you may make payment by check or money order with your registration form.
Make checks payable to NJ-NY ACRAO.
If submission of payment is to be made by your accounting office, please ensure your name is on the check stub or a copy of your registration is included with it.
NJ-NY ACRAO Tax ID# 22-3787696.
Requests for refunds must be sent to the Treasurer in writing before registration deadlines. Requests made after registration deadline dates will not be considered.
Substitution of attendees may be made at any time.
Session schedule is subject to change. Updated information will be available on this website.
Sessions with limited seating will be filled based on receipt of paid registration. Limited seating sessions are indicated in the descriptions.
Information from the registration form will be used only to provide notices of NJNYACRAO related activities and those of affiliated professional organizations. NJNYACRAO does not provide mailing information to vendors or other third parties.
Any photos taken at the conference by the NJNYACRAO may be used by the Association in NJNYACRAO related printed documents, websites or other media. We appreciate your consent to use your likeness for the purpose of sharing and promoting the conference and Association.
The session presentations are selected with the intent of meeting the professional development needs of NJNYACRAO participants. While care has been taken in the preparation of sessions, situations and circumstances may vary from that presented. The session information should enhance, not substitute for, your own independent judgment. Additional related information may be available from other sources or other professional advice tailored to your particular needs may be appropriate. The content of the presentations is the sole responsibility of the presenters; the views and opinions of the presenters do not necessarily state or reflect those of NJNYACRAO. NJNYACRAO neither exercises editorial control over the information presented nor endorses the use of any of the means or methods presented. The information is provided without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including but not limited to completeness, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Neither NJNYACRAO nor any other party involved in creating or producing the conference is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your use of the information. These sessions do not earn the participant any CEUs or College level credit.
Your registration acknowledges acceptance of these terms and provisions of conference attendance.
To help with planning the next conference, join the Steering Committee. Contact a member of the Executive Committee for information.