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 will be held at Loyola Marymount University, 1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, California 90045.

Visitors may park in the structure located under the Life Sciences Building (LSB) (“D” on the Map) or in Lot A. No parking fee on weekends.

Buses may unload near Hannon Field located just above Lot A on the Map.

Text ASGA at conference ONLY: 352-258-4604

Workshop Guide & Descriptions

2017 Conference Schedule

Saturday, November 18, 2017

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

Hannon Plaza—Life Sciences Building

9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. – Welcome

  • Christopher Irving, Ed.D, Emcee

Life Sciences Building Auditorium—LSB 120

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
    Life Sciences Building Auditorium—LSB 120
  •  B  SGA Training With an “Attitude” – Christopher Irving, Ed.D.
    Seaver 100
  •  C  The Gift and The Curse: Talented and Overextended (Part 1) – Rasheed Ali Cromwell, Esq.
    Seaver 200
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Team Decision-making: How to Do It Better – Emma Herman
    St. Robert’s Classroom

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
    Life Sciences Building Auditorium—LSB 120
  •  F  Change Agents: Diversity Training for SG Leaders – Christopher Irving, Ed.D.
    Seaver 100
  •  G  The Gift and The Curse: Talented and Overextended (Part 2) – Rasheed Ali Cromwell, Esq.
    Seaver 200
  •   NEW WORKSHOP  Connecting with Faculty, Staff and Administration – Phillip LaMotte, MPA
    St. Robert’s Classroom

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Lunch

Hannon Plaza—Life Sciences Building

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

Hannon Plaza—Life Sciences Building

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
    Life Sciences Building Auditorium—LSB 120
  •  J  Leadership Reloaded: Skills For Effective SG Members – Christopher Irving, Ed.D.
    Seaver 100
  •  K  Origins Of War: Communication, Non-Communication and Everything in Between – Rasheed Ali Cromwell, Esq.
    Seaver 200
  •  L  Cultural Competency & SG Leadership: Ensuring Everyone’s Asked to Dance – Suzette Walden Cole, M.Ed.
    St. Robert’s Classroom

2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Break

2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Roundtables

  1. Senators, Representatives, Judicial Branch, and Committee Members – Life Sciences Building Auditorium—LSB 120
  2. Presidents & Vice Presidents – Seaver 100
  3. Secretaries and Treasurers – Seaver 200
  4. Advisors – St. Robert’s Classroom

3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Break

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. – Training Block IV

  •  M  What Can Your Student Government Really Accomplish? Choose Realistic Goals – Butch Oxendine
    Life Sciences Building Auditorium—LSB 120
  •  N  No More Drama: Conflict Resolution the “Right Way” – Christopher Irving, Ed.D.
    Seaver 100
  •  O  Impeachment: The Last Frontier – Rasheed Ali Cromwell, Esq.
    Seaver 200
  •  P  New Leaders of Tomorrow: Moving Apathy to Activism through C.A.R.E. – Suzette Walden Cole, M.Ed.
    St. Robert’s Classroom

5:00 p.m. to 5:05 p.m. – Break

5:05 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Wrap-Up & Raffle

  • The Importance of Your Student Government – Butch Oxendine
  • Ultimate Connectors Raffle (return your evaluation form to enter)
  • Christopher Irving, Ed.D., Emcee

Life Sciences Building Auditorium—LSB 120

Sunday, November 19, 2017

  • Community Service Project (on your own)
  • Private Consulting Appointments at conference hotel (must be arranged in advance)
    • 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
    • 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
    • 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
    • 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
      (Contact conferences@asgaonline.com to book consulting appointments)