University of Wisconsin–Madison
Providing central coordination for the undergraduate advising and career services communities

Experienced Advisor Academy

This professional development series provides space for advisor self-reflection, applied learning, and to dig deeper into advising skills and philosophy. Participants will have opportunities to consider and plan for their continued career development, as well as share current best practices & challenges in their work spaces.

Experienced Advisor Academy is currently on hiatus. More information will become available if the program resumes in spring 2023.

2020 Session Schedule

Part One: Personal Advisor Strengths & Professional Development

Jan 23: StrengthsQuest Assessment

Feb 21: Career Advancement & Development

Part Two: Advising Philosophy, Social Identities, Recognizing Biases

March 26:  Your Advising Philosophy & Social Identities

April 23: Recognizing bias & differential impact, addressing differing abilities

Part Three: Advancing and Developing the Advising Community

May 22: Cross-campus networking & mentoring others

June 5: Celebration breakfast & feedback: celebrate your work and help us plan for next year’s EAA!

(note: participants must attend at least 2 other EAA sessions to attend the celebration breakfast and feedback session)