Motivating, Mentoring, and Mediating: Advising a Student Veterans Organization
Track: Higher Education Track (Sponsored by The College Board)
This session highlights best practices for advising a student veteran organization. The relationship between the advisor and their chapter is often important for the personal and professional development of the organization, as well as the individual members. Incorporating the University of Southern Maine's model of motivating, mentoring, and mediating the organization provides a foundation that will help launch your organization to the next level. Co-facilitated by the chapter advisor and a chapter leader, this session provides a comprehensive overview on how to create a meaningful relationship and a high performing organization. This session highlights the benefits of advising a student veterans organization and how to maximize that opportunity, as well as techniques for managing interpersonal conflict.