MISSOURI STATE NEWS:
You Can Help a Student!
Attend the “You Can Help a Student!” training to learn more about supporting students struggling with mental health concerns, including how and where to refer students when necessary. This two-hour session uses interactions and conversations to teach audience members actionable ways they can support students in distress. This training is open to all Missouri State faculty and staff, and will be held on Tuesday, December 6 from 12:00PM-2:00PM in PSU313. Registration is encouraged.
Inside Higher Ed: Widening the Lens of Transfer
“The national conversations in which we are engaged surrounding equitable transfer, expansion of credit mobility and the relevancy of postsecondary education to workforce skills and competencies are not isolated to this country.” Melanie Gottlieb explores global trends and conversations regarding transfer students.
2023 COTA Conference
Save the Date for the 2023 COTA (Committee on Transfer and Articulation) Conference! The Conference will be on February 24, 2023 in Jefferson City, MO. This year’s theme is “Standing Tall for Transfer Students.” Proposals are due by December 10, 2022.
TRANSFER ADVISING COMMITTEE:
The Transfer Advising Committee works in cooperation with Transfer Council and the Provost’s Academic Advising Council to develop best practices for transfer advising, facilitate communication regarding transfer student issues, and offer professional development for transfer advisors. The minutes from the Transfer Advising Committee’s October 2022 meeting can be found below.