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 the Crowne Plaza Dallas Downtown, 1015 Elm Street, Dallas, Texas 75202 (Phone: 214-379-3571). There will be a charge for parking at the Crowne Plaza Dallas Downtown ($8 for daily, $16 for overnight).

Text ASGA at conference ONLY: 352-258-4604

2018 Conference Schedule

Saturday, November 3, 2018

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

GRAND BRYAN A

9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. – Welcome

GRAND BRYAN A

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
    GRAND BRYAN A
  •  B  Who Said There’s No “I” In Team? – Vicky Owles, Ed.D.
    DEALEY
  •  C  Effective Student Legislators: You Won the Senate Seat…Now What? – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    KESSLER
  •  D  We’re In This Together: Representing All Students on Your Campus – Andrew Ortiz, J.D., M.P.A.
    HARRIS

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
    GRAND BRYAN A
  •  F  Do the Right Thing: Ethics and Your SGA – Vicky Owles, Ed.D.
    DEALEY
  •  G  D.E.L.E.G.A.T.E.-Just Do It! – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    KESSLER
  •  H  Stoke The Fire: Seven Ways To Maximize Your Leadership Potential – Andrew Ortiz, J.D., M.P.A.
    HARRIS

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Lunch

GRAND BRYAN A

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

GRAND BRYAN A

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
    GRAND BRYAN A
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Together We Are Stronger: Communication, Connection & Collaboration – Vicky Owles, Ed.D.
    DEALEY
  •  K  Cleaning Up the Dirty Fighting in Your SGA – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    KESSLER
  •  L  Who Cares? Transforming Apathy Into Action – Andrew Ortiz, J.D., M.P.A.
    HARRIS

2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Break

2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Roundtables

  1. Senators, Representatives, Judicial Branch, and Committee Members – GRAND BRYAN A
  2. Presidents & Vice Presidents – DEALEY
  3. Secretaries and Treasurers – KESSLER
  4. Advisors – HARRIS

3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Break

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

  •  M  What Can Your Student Government Really Accomplish? Choose Realistic Goals – Butch Oxendine
    GRAND BRYAN A
  • N   FOR ADVISORS  Student Development and the Art of Advising (What Does Chickering Have to Do With It?) – Vicky Owles, Ed.D.
    DEALEY
  •  O  Managing Multiple Priorities: Important vs. Urgent – Michael Anthony, Ph.D.
    KESSLER
  •  P  Creating Student Government Advocacy That Effects Change – Andrew Ortiz, J.D., M.P.A.
    HARRIS

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 – Butch Oxendine
  • Ultimate Connectors Raffle (return your evaluation form to enter)

GRAND BRYAN A

Sunday, November 4, 2018