SA Professional Staff Retreat
Each August, Student Affairs staff kick off the new academic year with a staff retreat focused on issues and practices relevant to our work, plus team building, all informed by our Core Values.
4 August 2015
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Coastline Conference & Event Center, 501 Nutt St., Wilmington
The PDC invites suggestions for discussion topics for this year's Hawk Topics discussion series, as well as for other professional training topics. A suggestion box will be provided at the retreat. Or, contact Bill diNome by phone (910-926-7138) or by email.
Advance Reading: "Integrity: Without It, Nothing Works," Interview with Michael C. Jensen, by Karen Christensen. Rotman Magazine (Fall 2009). (393Kb PDF)
Retreat ResourcesRetreat Agenda (PD, 258Kb)
StrengthsFinders Presentation: Dr. Sonja Aroin, Office of Student Leadership & Engagement (PPT, 2.4MB)
Clifton StrengthsFinder® Themes (PDF, 78Kb)
Student Affairs staff enjoy a break at the 2013 Professional Staff Retreat in Southport. (Courtesy Jorja Waybrant)
Generation on a Tightrope, Revisited: Notes on a discussion of the book by Arthur Levine and Diane R. Dean (PDF).
Technology in Higher Education: Presentation notes by Bradley Davis, Amy Hector, Jorja Waybrant and Leslie Wright (PDF).
why we do what we do: Presentation notes by Sarah Gilbert, Holly Taylor and Bill di Nome (PDF)