Dedicated to Professional Development

Current Conference

Rutgers University New Brunswick - March 13 2019

59 Biel Rd
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Keynote Speaker

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch & Networking

Session briefs, click here for complete descriptions.

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Making College Accessible and Affordable for Undocumented Students [1A]
read more... Undocumented students, including Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), are constantly in fear of what might happen next but the state of New Jersey is providing some...

Presenter Giovanna Flynn, Presenter Shalonda L. Tanner

Your Veterans Administration Questions Answered! [1B]
read more... Providing services and information to veteran students and their dependents can be complex. Join this session to hear directly from a VA Education Liaison Representative about...

Presenter Janise N. Rambert, Presenter Susan Hamilton

Going Digital - Rethinking Student Services through Technology [1C]
read more... Today’s Registrar’s office has to meet the challenges of maintaining accurate and updated records, collaborate with Academic/Administrative departments, and communicate...

Presenter Linda Bloom

Handling Faculty and Chairs in Course and Room Scheduling [1D]
read more... Session will demonstrate how Coursedog is streamlining course & room scheduling at 16 universities and improving the relationships between faculty, chairs and the Registrar's...

Presenter Justin Wenig

10:45 am - 11:45 am

Expanding the Data Binary: Transgender Inclusion and Enrollment Management [2A]
read more... he transgender student community is an ever- evolving and expanding presence on our campuses, but how are we preparing our staffs and data systems for inclusion? This session will...

Presenter Dr. Zaneta Rago-Craft

Managing Changes in Residency Reclassification [2B]
read more... Understanding and enforcing New Jersey laws and policies governing in-state tuition is a critical responsibility of University officials. This process involves careful...

Presenter Monica Licourt Bird, Presenter Tim Wuorinen

A Conversation with Mature Movers and Shakers [2C]
read more... Do YOU still dream about your future? Whether that’s a career move or something personal? We’re calling all similarly minded individuals who are interested in brainstorming...

Presenter Patricia P. Canale, Presenter Susan E. Hamilton

Tools & Tricks to Organize Yourself & Your Office [2D]
read more... Here we will explore the many tools out there to maximize your productivity, along with the productivity of your entire office. We will also discuss some best practices that can...

Presenter Matthew Miller

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Intersection of HIPAA and FERPA [3A]
read more... New Description: FERPA is the acronym for the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974. This act protects the privacy of a student’s educational records. It applies...

Presenter Miranda Alfonso-Williams, Presenter Ravitta Bhatia

Application Review as an Admissions Office: A Group Effort [3B]
read more... With a focus on events and communications, the need to find time to read applications can get lost in the shuffle of the work day or feel like a lonely hill to climb for an...

Presenter Mark Mehlmann

From Co-worker to Boss: how to help yourself and your team to adjust [3C]
read more... You've worked hard, you finally got the promotion you wanted for so long! Now what? Transitioning from being someone's co-worker to their boss can be a little stressful, and...

Presenter Katherine Scoville, Presenter Jeneen Kelly