Calendar of events for the Advisor Training and Development team in Student Success and Advising

Upcoming Events

  • AAT 112: Student Well-Being (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This training focuses on how to support student well-being, make appropriate campus referrals and if required, submit reporting, for students who are in crisis or in need of additional support. The training is facilitated by Student Care Services, Office of Institutional Equity (Let’s Be Clear/Title IX), and Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). PER 227 (Kognito) is a required prerequisite for …

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  • AAT 310 Appreciative Education Part 1

    Virtual

    Utilizing positive psychology and other change methodologies, Appreciative Education has allowed educational institutions to create a culture of ongoing learning, change, and improvement. Appreciative Education can be practiced with students in academic advising, coaching, and other higher education settings using its six phases (Disarm, Discover, Dream, Design, Deliver, and Don't Settle).Part 1 will explore how the framework of Appreciative Education …

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  • SSA Lunch Bunch

    Student Union: Pensacola Boardroom (Room 222)

    Grab your lunch and join the UCF advising community for a monthly brown bag lunch and fellowship. Connect with the UCF advising community for informal conversation and camaraderie. Bring your lunch from home or purchase something in the Student Union and join us in Student Union Room 222 between Noon and 1:00 pm.

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  • AAT 111: New Advisor Orientation (Recurring Event)

    Teaching Academy: 201

    The New Advisor Orientation provides comprehensive training to expand on many of the topics introduced in AAT 101 and AAT 102. Topics include academic record changes, appeals, excess hours, registration, graduation initiatives, and financial aid. The following advising technologies will be covered: myKnight Audit, Pegasus Path, and myScheduleBuilder. The training also includes a strength-based assessment and activity. This is a 2-part training …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • AAT 111: New Advisor Orientation (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    The New Advisor Orientation provides comprehensive training to expand on many of the topics introduced in AAT 101 and AAT 102. Topics include academic record changes, appeals, excess hours, registration, graduation initiatives, and financial aid. The following advising technologies will be covered: myKnight Audit, Pegasus Path, and myScheduleBuilder. The training also includes a strength-based assessment and activity. This is a 2-part training …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • CANCELED: CSRDE: Understanding Institutional Culture in the Creation of Sustainable Support systems for First-Year Students

    Virtual

    Webinar hosted by CSRDE- The Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange. Institutions have an obligation to develop effective support systems that positively contribute to the educational experience and foster student success. The research is clear: institutions must focus retention efforts on not only high-risk students (GPA <2.0) but also students within the “Murky Middle” (GPA <2.0-3.0). This paper focuses on a …

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  • PER 203: Conflict Resolution with TKI Assessment

    University Tower: 211

    ***Note: This is a reserved section for the UCF Advising Community.*** Based on the work of Kenneth Thomas and Ralph Kilmann, this interactive workshop explores the use of a five-mode model for resolving conflict. Learners will complete an assessment to identify their primary conflict-handling mode; practice identifying others' modes; discover under what circumstances the use of each mode might be …

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  • AAT 212: Caring Actions to Provide Safety (CAPS)

    Virtual

    Suicide is the second leading cause of death among college and university students, but it is also one of the most preventable causes of death. Caring Actions to Provide Safety (CAPS) is a one-hour presentation where you will learn the warning signs of suicide and three basic principles of how to help save a life- Understand, Connect, and Find Support. …

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  • Advisor Enhancement Program (AEP) (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    The Advisor Enhancement Program (AEP) is a monthly professional development program for the UCF advising community. AEP is hosted by the Advisor Leadership Council (ALC) and the Advisor Training and Development (ATD) team. Calendar invitations for monthly meetings are sent to employees on the AEP distribution list. If you did not receive an invitation or have questions about AEP, contact …

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  • DIV 291 Veterans Education Training and Support

    Virtual

    With approximately 1800 Student Veterans and military-connected students currently studying at UCF, the potential of interacting with a Veteran or their family members is likely. A Veteran’s military service may come with a variety of strengths and challenges. This session will explore military culture and some of the challenges Student Veterans and military-connected students may face (e.g. readjusting from the …

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  • MKS 203: myKnight STAR Reports Training (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This virtual session will showcase Reporting features in myKnight STAR. Users will learn how to pull reports and understand which reports are relevant to support the needs of their unit and/or caseload. The use of pivot tables in Excel will be briefly demonstrated as tool to support MKS Reporting. Audience: myKnight STAR users with Reporting access- Location Admin, Manager roles, …

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  • MKS 204: myKnight STAR Case Management (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This virtual session will cover the use of Alerts and Cases in myKnight STAR. Cases create a "call to action" in allowing users to request specific outreach/support on behalf of a student. Cases are then reviewed by specific partners to assist the student. After a guided presentation and demonstration, the Advisor Training and Development Team will lead Q&A.  Audience: myKnight …

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  • MKS 204: myKnight STAR Case Management (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This virtual session will cover the use of Alerts and Cases in myKnight STAR. Cases create a "call to action" in allowing users to request specific outreach/support on behalf of a student. Cases are then reviewed by specific partners to assist the student. After a guided presentation and demonstration, the Advisor Training and Development Team will lead Q&A.  Audience: myKnight …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • AAT 311 Appreciative Education Part 2

    Virtual

    Utilizing positive psychology and other change methodologies, Appreciative Education has allowed educational institutions to create a culture of ongoing learning, change, and improvement. Appreciative Education can be practiced with students in academic advising, coaching, and other higher education settings using its six phases (Disarm, Discover, Dream, Design, Deliver, and Don't Settle). Part 2 of this series will continue the discussion …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • SSA Lunch Bunch

    Student Union: Pensacola Boardroom (Room 222)

    Grab your lunch and join the UCF advising community for a monthly brown bag lunch and fellowship. Connect with the UCF advising community for informal conversation and camaraderie. Bring your lunch from home or purchase something in the Student Union and join us in Student Union Room 222 between Noon and 1:00 pm.

    Advisor Training and Development
  • MKS 203: myKnight STAR Reports Training (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This virtual session will showcase Reporting features in myKnight STAR. Users will learn how to pull reports and understand which reports are relevant to support the needs of their unit and/or caseload. The use of pivot tables in Excel will be briefly demonstrated as tool to support MKS Reporting. Audience: myKnight STAR users with Reporting access- Location Admin, Manager roles, …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • Advisor Enhancement Program (AEP) (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    The Advisor Enhancement Program (AEP) is a monthly professional development program for the UCF advising community. AEP is hosted by the Advisor Leadership Council (ALC) and the Advisor Training and Development (ATD) team. Calendar invitations for monthly meetings are sent to employees on the AEP distribution list. If you did not receive an invitation or have questions about AEP, contact …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • CSRDE: Data-Driven And Student-Centered: Strong Gains In First-Year Retention With The Introduction Of A Warning Semester

    Virtual

    Webinar hosted by CSRDE- The Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange. Seemingly neutral academic policies can have major consequences for student success. When institutional research revealed that the existing academic eligibility policy was having an outsized and negative impact on the persistence of first-generation and minoritized first-time students, The University of Arizona decided to introduce a warning semester. We will share …

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  • AAT 112: Student Well-Being (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This training focuses on how to support student well-being, make appropriate campus referrals and if required, submit reporting, for students who are in crisis or in need of additional support. The training is facilitated by Student Care Services, Office of Institutional Equity (Let’s Be Clear/Title IX), and Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). PER 227 (Kognito) is a required prerequisite for …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • AAT 111: New Advisor Orientation (Recurring Event)

    Trevor Colbourn Hall: 351

    The New Advisor Orientation provides comprehensive training to expand on many of the topics introduced in AAT 101 and AAT 102. Topics include academic record changes, appeals, excess hours, registration, graduation initiatives, and financial aid. The following advising technologies will be covered: myKnight Audit, Pegasus Path, and myScheduleBuilder. The training also includes a strength-based assessment and activity. This is a 2-part training …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • AAT 111: New Advisor Orientation (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    The New Advisor Orientation provides comprehensive training to expand on many of the topics introduced in AAT 101 and AAT 102. Topics include academic record changes, appeals, excess hours, registration, graduation initiatives, and financial aid. The following advising technologies will be covered: myKnight Audit, Pegasus Path, and myScheduleBuilder. The training also includes a strength-based assessment and activity. This is a 2-part training …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • SSA Lunch Bunch

    Student Union: Pensacola Boardroom (Room 222)

    Grab your lunch and join the UCF advising community for a monthly brown bag lunch and fellowship. Connect with the UCF advising community for informal conversation and camaraderie. Bring your lunch from home or purchase something in the Student Union and join us in Student Union Room 222 between Noon and 1:00 pm.

    Advisor Training and Development
  • MKS 202: myKnight STAR Enrollment Campaigns (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This session will focus on how to create and launch Enrollment Campaigns in myKnight STAR. Enrollment Campaigns allow you to campaign students in myKnight STAR with the intended goal of course enrollment for a specified term. Audience: Advising Directors; Academic Advisors in the Advisor- Advanced Access role (formerly known as "Professional Advisor")Delivery: This is a Synchronous, virtual training session. Questions? …

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  • MKS 202: myKnight STAR Enrollment Campaigns (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    This session will focus on how to create and launch Enrollment Campaigns in myKnight STAR. Enrollment Campaigns allow you to campaign students in myKnight STAR with the intended goal of course enrollment for a specified term. Audience: Advising Directors; Academic Advisors in the Advisor- Advanced Access role (formerly known as "Professional Advisor")Delivery: This is a Synchronous, virtual training session. Questions? …

    Advisor Training and Development
  • Advisor Enhancement Program (AEP) (Recurring Event)

    Student Union

    The Advisor Enhancement Program (AEP) is a monthly professional development program for the UCF advising community. AEP is hosted by the Advisor Leadership Council (ALC) and the Advisor Training and Development (ATD) team. Calendar invitations for monthly meetings are sent to employees on the AEP distribution list. If you did not receive an invitation or have questions about AEP, contact …

    Advisor Training and Development