March 28, Student Engagement and Retention Workshop

Exploring Purpose and Vision: Connecting Student Motivation to Engagement and Retention

Workshop sponsored by the Academic Opportunity Center with financial support from the Academic Staff Professional Development Grant

Friday 3/28, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Zelazo 171. 

Registration required: schoessl@uwm.edu  Questions: call Pam Schoessling 414-229-3775

  • Learn innovative ideas that link you or students to the WHY for engaging in higher education.
  • Identify how intentional efforts around purpose and meaning connect to student development, and why intentional focus matters for retention and success.
  • Learn about tools for Making College Matter to increase campus and course active participation.

Explore ideas about where and how making college relevant grows student ownership of their academic journey.

Light lunch of sandwiches/chips will be provided, or bring your own.