AVP/“NUMBER TWO” GUIDE FOR THE 2018 NASPA ANNUAL CONFERENCE


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February 8, 2018


Get ready for Philly! This program guide highlights everything related to assistant/associate vice presidents for student affairs and other "number twos" during the 2018 NASPA Annual Conference.

Educational Sessions

Saturday, March 3, 2018 Venue/Room
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Director to AVP: Advice to Aspiring AVPs (Prior registration required) Convention Center, 109B
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Navigating Student Activism, Leadership, and Civic Education Around the Country (Prior registration required) Convention Center, 109A
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Roundtable on Diversity and Equity: Envisioning Our Work Ahead During Challenging Times (Prior registration required) Convention Center, 121A
Sunday, March 4, 2018 Venue/Room
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
AVP Pre-Conference: Leading from the Unique Role of the AVP (Prior registration required) Convention Center, 109B
Monday, March 5, 2018 Venue/Room
9:05 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.
NASPA Foundation: Moving the Profession Forward Convention Center, 120B
10:10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Collegiate Recreation Facilities: Recruitment and Retention Impact Marriott Downtown, Salon K
10:10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Leading Imperfectly: Are you a Hero or a Role Model Convention Center, 125
11:15 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
Black Males Leading from the AVP/AVC Number "Two" Role in Student Affairs Convention Center, 123
11:15 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
The Critical Role Student Affairs Can Play in Institutional Assessment Initiatives Marriott Downtown, Salon E
1:15 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.
So, You Want To Be an AVP? A Week in the Life: Case Studies, Tips for Success and a Window into the AVP Experience (AVP Steering Committee sponsored session) Convention Center, 125
1:15 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.
Aspiring and Preparing for the Role of Senior Student Affairs Officers Marriott Downtown, Salon G
3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
AVP Roundtable Convention Center, 112B
3:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
From Board Meetings to Soccer Practice and Sick Days: Advancing While Parenting Convention Center, 118C
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 Venue/Room
8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.
We Didn't Plan for That: Crisis Management During Campus Events Convention Center, 126A
8:00 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.
Her Place at the Table: Understanding the Leadership Experiences of Female AVPs and Deans (AVP Steering Committee sponsored session) Convention Center, 125
10:10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Both Journey and Destination: Searching and Landing Your First SSAO Position Convention Center, 113C
10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Commands Are No Constraints: Reflections on Activism and Being the Administration Convention Center, Hall D
1:25 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
I Think I'm Ready: Professional Development Reflections of AVPs Aspiring to the VPSA Convention Center, 125
1:25 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Free Expression on Campus: Making Speech the Talk of Campus Marriott Downtown, Salon K
3:40 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Circuitous Journey: From First Generation to AVP (AVP Steering Committee sponsored session) Convention Center, 126A
Wednesday, March 7,2018 Venue/Room
9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Addressing Hate on American Campuses through Bias Incident Response Teams Convention Center, 122B
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Closing Session and Featured Speaker - Larry Roper Convention Center, Hall D

Highlighted Events

Opening Reception
Suncay, March 4, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Convention Center (3rd and 4th Floor)

LGBT SSAOs Networking Meeting (VPSAs and AVPs only)
Monday, March 5, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown, Philadelphia Ballroom North

NASPA AVP Initiatives Update and Caucus (Open to AVPs and "Number Twos")
Monday, March 5, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Marriott Downtown, Franklin 2

Regional Business Meetings
Monday, March 5, 5:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
Please see Monday daily schedule for locations.

NASPA AVP Institute Reunion and AVP/"Number Two" Mixer
Monday, March 5, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown, Horizons Rooftop Ballroom

Are you currently an AVP (or the equivalent) or have you ever attended the NASPA AVP Institute? If so, please join us for this Annual Conference tradition!

Regional Receptions
Monday, March 5, 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Please see Monday daily schedule for locations.

NASPA Annual Business Meeting
Tuesday, March 6, 4:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Convention Center, 114


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