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November Luncheon Recap

Monday, November 18th, 2013

Thanks for coming out to the MAC on November 7th. Our topic this month was "Recruitment and Outreach" presented by Michelle Bobadilla and Dara Newton from University Recruitment and Outreach Services & Community Engagement. Our presenters gave us some great information about the student population for both freshman, transfer and ...

May Luncheon Recap

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

We closed the 2012-2013 year for UTAAA with a luncheon/meeting sponsored by The Leadership Center. Leadership Minor and Certificate Advisor Paige Corder provided information about the Leader Center and the minor and certification programs offered. The PowerPoint presentation with contact information can be found here: The Leadership Center Presentation. UTAAA Executive Board members made ...

Provost Luncheon 2013

Friday, April 19th, 2013

A special thank you to everyone that made it the annual Provost Luncheon on Wednesday, April 17. Dr. Dawn Remmers presented the Outstanding Advisor Awards on behalf of the Provost Office. Awards are as follows: Graduate Faculty Advisor Dr. Liping Tang – Department of Bioengineering Honorable Mentions Dr. Sheik Imrhan – Department of Industrial ...

March Luncheon Recap – Major Exploration

Friday, March 8th, 2013

The March 7th UTTAAA Luncheon/Meeting was sponsored by the University Advising Center. The topic was "Major Exploration & The Advising Community." The presentation offered information regarding the 45 Hour to Major and Floating 30 State Laws and Major Exploration options available to students that may be undeclared, displaced, exploratory, probationary, ...

December Luncheon Recap

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Several UTAAA Announcements: The 16th Annual UTAAA Advising Conference is scheduled for Monday, February 11, 2013. Last Call for Proposals was sent out via email to the UTAAA Listserv. Registration will be open soon. UTAAA is looking for volunteers for the conference. Please contact Megan Fauntleroy at meganfauntleroy@uta.edu if you would like ...

November Luncheon Recap

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

The November Luncheon included a several announcements: Lynne VonRoeder is no longer working at UTA and the UTAAA presidency has been given to VP Micaela Seals as stated in the UTAAA By-Laws. We wish the best of luck to Lynne as she begins a new chapter in her life. The 16th Annual ...

No NACADA for You this Year? The Next Best Thing…

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Last week, academic advisors and administrations from across the nation were swarming the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, Tennessee for the annual NACADA National Conference. There were over 300 individual sessions and multiple workshops all scheduled between October 4 and October 7. Unfortunately, not all advisors can make the trip ...

October UTAAA Luncheon Recap

Friday, October 5th, 2012

The October UTAAA meeting that took place yesterday was very thought provoking. The meeting started with basic announcements: For those of you that may be new to advising, signing up for MARK (Maverick Advisors Reaching for Knowledge) Training is a great way to learn about UTA policies and advising practices. Click ...

Students and Multi-Tasking…The Facts.

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Ever have a student sit in your office and try to balance a conversation with you, text messages, and a clipboard while trying to figure out a tentative schedule? Ever wonder if laptops are counter-productive in the classroom? Do you think students can multi-task with success? Well, if I have ...

October Luncheon Next Week

Friday, September 28th, 2012

Just a reminder that next week Undergraduate Recruitment will attend the October UTAAA Luncheon to give us all some updates and information from their office. The luncheon is scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2012 in the Game Room on the 2nd floor of the MAC. We look forward to ...