Schedule

This weekend 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 and influential on your campus.

Conference Location

The conference is being held at Moore College of Art & Design, 1916 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

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Text ASGA at conference ONLY: 352-258-4604

Saturday, March 24, 2018

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

FOX COMMONS

9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. – Welcome

  • Christopher Irving, Ed.D., Emcee

GREAT HALL

9:20 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. – Break

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

  •  A  13 Steps to a Super Student Government – Butch Oxendine
    GREAT HALL A
  •  B  SGA Training With an “Attitude” – Christopher C. Irving, Ed.D.
    MEDIA ROOM
  •  C  Campus Issues: Strategies to Move Your Government Into Action – Katie L. Dantsin, M.Ed.
    GREAT HALL B
  •  D  Cleaning Up the Dirty Fighting in Your SGA – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    BOARD ROOM

10:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Break

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

  •  E  The 25 Worst Mistakes Your Student Government Can Make – Butch Oxendine
    GREAT HALL A
  •  F  Leadership Reloaded: Skills For Effective SG Members – Christopher C. Irving, Ed.D.
    MEDIA ROOM
  •  G  Values and Integrity in Leadership: Why it Matters So Much – Katie L. Dantsin, M.Ed.
    GREAT HALL B
  •  H  D.E.L.E.G.A.T.E.-Just Do It! – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    BOARD ROOM

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Lunch

FOX COMMONS

1:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. – ASGA Halftime

FOX COMMONS

1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. – Training Block III

  •  I  How to Make Students Care About Your SG: Create “Signature Programs” – Butch Oxendine
    GREAT HALL A
  •  J  Change Agents: Diversity Training for SG Leaders – Christopher C. Irving, Ed.D.
    MEDIA ROOM
  •  K  Fighting Student Apathy: Engaging Your Peers – Katie L. Dantsin, M.Ed.
    GREAT HALL B
  •  L  Effective Student Legislators: You Won the Senate Seat…Now What? – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    BOARD ROOM

2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Break

2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Roundtables

  1. Secretaries and Treasurers – GREAT HALL A
  2. Presidents & Vice Presidents – MEDIA ROOM
  3. Senators, Representatives, Judicial Branch, and Committee Members – GREAT HALL B
  4. Advisors – BOARD ROOM

3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Break

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

  •  M   NEW WORKSHOP  The ABCs of SGA – Ernest J. Robinson
    GREAT HALL A
  •  N  No More Drama: Conflict Resolution the “Right Way” – Christopher C. Irving, Ed.D.
    MEDIA ROOM
  •  O  Leadership Transition: Developing Future Leaders – Katie L. Dantsin, M.Ed.
    GREAT HALL B
  •  P  Managing Multiple Priorities: Important vs. Urgent – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    BOARD ROOM

4:45 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. – Break

4:50 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. – Wrap-Up & Raffle

  • “The Importance of Your Student Government”
  • Christopher Irving, Ed.D., Emcee
  • Ultimate Connectors Raffle (return your evaluation form to enter)

GREAT HALL

Sunday, March 25, 2018