The 2017 SALT Institute will encompass four main themes that include; the basics of student affairs and higher education, social justice & current affairs, networking, and applying to graduate school. Our SALT Institute will host multiple roundtables, panels, and discussions about important topics within Student Affairs and Higher Education.
Undergraduate students will leave this preconference with more knowledge of the student affairs career field and confidence in their abilities to navigate, succeed and change lives as a #FutureSAPro!
SALT Institute Objectives
In attending the SALT Institute, we hope undergraduate students gain a variety of skills that will prepare them to go into graduate school and their future career. Furthermore, by attending the SALT Institute, participants will be able to...
describe at least 3 different functional areas within Student Affairs and Higher Education.
understand the application process for graduate school.
identify strategies to network within the profession.
engage in meaningful conversations about current trends in Higher Education.
Dr. Jesse Grant, Dean of Students at Bemidji State University
Dr. Tess Baker, Chief of Staff, Office of the Chancellor, University of Michigan - Flint
Dr. Shelley Price-Williams, Coordinator Student Services & Transitions, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville