PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: OAD’s Fall 2016 Events – Save the Dates for Advising Summits, Advisor Common Readings, and more!


Our Advisors’ Networking Events continue with the Second Annual Advisors’ BBQ on August 31st.

The Fall 2016 events calendar is coming soon and will be updated regularly.  OAD Steering Committee members are securing dates from presenters for brown bags/coffee talks and other activities are being organized and added.

Here’s a preview of what we’re planning for fall semester so SAVE THE DATES:

Advisors’ End of Summer/New Year Kick-Off BBQ – August 31st at 5:00 p.m. at Ph.D. Pub – join us and bring your fellow advisors! You can RSVP!

Advisor Common Readings – September 13th on Connection vs. Control at Richard J. Daley Library I-470 at 12:00 p.m.

OAD Brings Advisors to ILACADA Drive-In in Springfield – September 23rd – we’re leaving very early in the morning and providing transportation!

Advising Summit – September 30th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Advisor Common Readings – October 11th on Academic Achievement and Career Development at Richard J. Daley Library I-470 at 12:00 p.m.!

OAD Brown Bags/Coffee Talks #1 – October 18th at 12:00 p.m. – more details on our topic soon!

OAD Brown Bags/Coffee Talks #2 – November 3rd at 9:30 a.m. – more details on our topic soon!

Advisor Common Readings – November 17th on Advising as Teaching at BH 121, Honors College at 12:00 p.m.

For questions, please contact Joey at and check the events page online for more information!