Orientation


Innovating Family Weekends While Ensuring Relevancy

Dr. Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Re'Shanda Grace-Bridges, University of Dayton
Gretchen Doenges, Texas A & M University-San Antonio
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Annual Conference
Louisville, KY, November 2017

Innovating Family Weekends While Ensuring Relevancy


The Influence of Bilingual Parents & Family Member Orientation Programs on Sense of Belonging & Parental Involvement in Higher Education
Dr. Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Dr. Patty Witkowsky, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs
Victoria Obregon, Colorado State University-Pueblo
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Annual Conference
Louisville, KY, November 2017

 

Pathways to Orientation, Transition & Retention Employment at Small Colleges & Universities
Dr. Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Jennifer Granger, Lasell College
Molly Dugan, Xavier University
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Annual Conference
Louisville, KY, November 2017

Pathways to Orientation, Transition & Retention Employment at Small Colleges & Universities


Golden Beginnings Pre-Orientation Program for First Generation College Students
Amy Gildemeister, Graduate Assistant for Sexual Assault Prevention & Student Conduct
Kansas Board of Regents Ad Astra Conference for First-Generation College Students
Wichita, KS, November 2017


Parents & Families Helping Students Reach New Heights
Dr. Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/Dr. Keegan Nichols, Arkansas Tech University
Midwest Partners for Student Success Conference
Hot Springs, AR, October 2017

Parents & Families Helping Students Reach New Heights


Engaging Siblings of Students
Dr. Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/Amy Sellers, Kansas State University-Polytechnic
Association of Higher Education Parent/Family Program Professional State Conference
September 2017


Formalized Structures for Parents & Family Members
Dr. Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
Association of Higher Education Parent/Famiiy Program Professional State Conference
Lawrence, KS, September 2017

Formalized Structures for Parents & Family Members


Supporting the New Student Experience through Intentional Transition Collaborations
Dr. Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/Kimberlie Moock, Eastern Illinois University
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education Live Briefing Webinar, June 2017


Supporting First-Year, First-Generation College Students in Transition
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
Dr. Keegan Nichols, Associate VP for Student Affairs/Title IX Coordinator
Melanie Arellano, NUFP Fellow/Student Director for Family Orientation
Haydee Reyes, NUFP Fellow/Student Director for Tiger Impact Fall Orientation Weekend
Ricardo Zamora, NUFP Fellow/Student Director for Transition Experience
NASPA: Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education Annual Conference
San Antonio, TX, March 2017

Supporting First-Year, First-Generation College Students in Transition

 

Exploration as Praxis: Helping New college Students Turn Uncertainty into Opportunity
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/Christian Williams, University of Delaware
Dr. David Forgues, California State University-Fullerton
NASPA: Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education Annual Conference
San Antonio, TX, March 2017

Exploration as Praxis - Helping New College Students Turn Uncertainty into Opportunity

 

Proactive & Responsive Communication with Parents & Families on College Campuses
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
Dr. Keegan Nichols, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs/Title IX Coordinator
w/ Jenn Mallen, Univeristy of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Branka Kristic, Hofstra University
Alex Brown, University of California-Los Angeles
Brian Watkins, University of Maryland-College Park
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education Annual Conference
San Antonio, TX, March 2017

Proactive & Responsive Communication with Parents & Families on College Campuses

 

Beyond the First Year Experience
Regina Tolbert, Graduate Assistant for the Kansas Academy of Mathematics & Science
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Dallas, TX, March 2017

 

Assembling Your Own Team of Avengers
John Gettemeyer, Graduate Assistant for Extended Orientation & Transition Initiatives
w/ Matthew Meyers, University of Arkansas
Jacob Patrick, Northeastern State University
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Dallas, TX, March 2017

 

Is the Justice League Doing Jutice for Everyone?
Ricardo Zamora, Student Director for the Transition Experience
Landon Younger, Student Director for the Tiger Impact Fall Orientation Weekend
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Dallas, TX, March 2017

 

Expanding Our View of Extended Orientation to Include Pre-Orientation
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
Jasmine Hernandez, Golden Beginnings Pre-Orientation Team Leader for Project Serve
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Regional IV-Conference
Dallas, TX, March 2017

Expanding Our View of EO to Include Pre-O

 

Continuing to Make an IMPACT for Over 10 Years: The Evolution of Extended Orientation Programs
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Jeina Stoumbaugh, University of Central Missouri
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Dallas, TX, March 2017

Continuing to Make an IMPACT for Over 10 years - The Evolution of Extended Orientation Programs

 

Being More Normal: Clark Kent is Just as Important as Superman
John Gettemeyer, Graduate Assistant for Extended Orientation & Transition Initiatives
Haydee Reyes, Student Director for Tiger Impact Fall Orientation Weekend
Daniel Fisher, Golden Beginnings Pre-Orientation Program Team Leader for Project Ignite
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Dallas, TX, March 2017

Being More Normal - Clark Kent is Just as Important as Superman

 

Do You Want to Color Victor? Orientation & Transition Programming for Siblings
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
Kayla Reid, Orientation Team Leader for the College of Health & Behavioral Sciences
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Dallas, TX, March 2017

Do You Want to Color Victor? - Orientation & Transitioning Programming for Siblings

 

After Orientation: The Role of Transition Programming to Promote First-to-Second Semester Student Persistence
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Kristen Neeley, Texas A & M University-Commerce
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Webinar, February 2017

After Orientation Webinar



Parent & Family Orientation en Espanol
Tyler Paul, 2016 NODA Intern for Transition Initiatives & International Student Orientation
NASPA Parent & Family Relations Knowledge Community, Fall 2016 Newsletter



Building the Love: Orientation & "Class of" Identity as a Connection to Alumni Affiliation
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Jenny Granger, Lasell College
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Annual Conference
Indianapolis, IN, November 2016



Orientation, Transition & Retention at Rural-Serving Institutions

Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Kimberlie Moock, Eastern Illinois University
Michelle Nightingale, Tompkins Cortland Community College
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Annual Conference
Indianapolis, IN, November 2016

Block 8 - Orientation, Transition & Retention at Rural-Serving Institutions



Can I Be an Orientation Director Forever?

Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/ Jenny Granger, Lasell College
Heather Maginnis, University of Delaware
Mickey Howard, University of Florida
Dr. Chrissy Roth-Francis, University of California-Berkeley
Quincy Spencer, University of Arkansas
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Annual Conference
Indianapolis, IN, November 2016



Student Transition Specialists
Jacob Patrick, Graduate Assistant for New Student Programs & Community Standards
Ricky Zamora, Student Director for Transition Experience
Landon Younger, Student Director for Tiger Impact Fall Orientation Weekend
NODA Region IV Conference
Tulsa, OK, February 2016



Navigating the Role of Orientation, Transition & Retention Staff in International Student Orientation
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
NODA Region IV Conference
Tulsa, OK, February 2016



Spiritual Transitions & Traditions
Jacob Patrick, Graduate Assistant for New Student Programs & Community Standards
w/Randy Flowers, , Baker University
NODA Region IV Conference
Tulsa, OK, February 2016



Viewing the Orientation Galaxy Through an Initiation Telescope
John Gettemeyer, Graduate Assistant for Extended Orientation & Transition Initiatives
Jeina Stoumbaugh, Orientation Team Leader for Science, Technology & Mathematics
NODA Region IV Conference
Tulsa, OK, February 2016



Creating a Comprehensive Post-Orientation Family Engagement Experience
Alyssa Mustard, Graduate Assistant for Family & Transfer Engagement
NASPA Region IV-West Conference
Beaver Creek CO, November 2015

Comprehensive Family Engagement Experience



Supporting the New Student Experience through Intentional Transition Collaborations
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
NASPA Regional IV-West Conference
Beaver Creek, CO, November 2015

Intentional Transition Collaborations



Elevating Student Integration, Support & Transition Through a Comprehensive Living & Learning Community Experience
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
Alyssa Mustard, Graduate Assistant for Family & Transfer Engagement
NASPA Regional IV-West Conference
Beaver Creek, CO, November 2015

Elevating Student Integration



Planning a Purposeful Path: Mission Driven Programming
Jacob Patrick, Graduate Assistant for New Student Programs & Community Standards
w/ShaRhonda Maclin, McPherson College
NODA Annual Conference
Denver, CO, October 2015



Reaching the Transition Summit Together
Alyssa Mustard, Graduate Assistant for Family & Transfer Engagement
Holly Weiss, Graduate Assistant for Learning Communities & Student Life
NODA Annual Conference
Denver, CO, October 2015



Transition Summit
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/Dr. Rachel Beech, University of Arizona
Allan Blattner, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Ken Brill, Augustana College
Stephanie Gordon, NASPA
Mark Koepsell, Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors
Dr. Beth Lingren Clark, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Dr. John Taylor, Association of College Unions International
Dr. Jennifer Waller, Association for Student Conduct Administration
NODA: Annual Conference
Denver, CO, October 2015

Transition Summit



2015 Regional Innovative Programs of the Year Highlights - Transition Programs
Alyssa Mustard, Graduate Assistant for Family & Transfer Engagement
w/Kelly Alvarado, Gonzaga University
Erin Sine, University of Utah
Amy Barnhart, Eatern Michigan University
NODA Annual Conference
Denver, CO, October 2015



2015 Regional Innovative Programs of the Year Highlights - Orientation Program
John Gettemeyer, Graduate Assistant for Transition Initiatives & Student Conduct Outreach
w/Kirsten Moss, California State University-Channel Islands
Shannon Gilligan Wehr, University of Nebraska-Omaha
Eddie Higginbotham, University of Georgia
NODA Annual Conference
Denver, CO, October 2015



Patience Required: Integrating the O, T & R
Brett Bruner, Director of Transition & Student Conduct
w/Missy Wikle, Oklahoma State University
NODA Annual Conference
Denver, CO, October 2015

Patience Required



Family Engagement Beyond Orientation
Alyssa Mustard, Graduate Assistant for Transfer Engagement
NODA Annual Conference
Denver, CO, October 2015



Engaging Students & Families in Financial Literacy Efforts through Orientation, Transition & Retention
Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
Midwest College Success Conference: Improving Access & Retention through Financial Literacy
Wichita, KS, April 2015

Engaging Students & Families in Financial Literacy Efforts through Orientation, Transition & Retention



Building Lasting Traditions Above & Beyond Everyday Programming
Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
w/Randy Flowers, Baker University
Kansas Student Affairs: Committed to Student Success Conference
Salina, KS, April 2015

Building Lasting Traditions


Not Only Meeting the Needs of Families During Orientation, but Throughout the Year
Alyssa Mustard, Graduate Assistant for Family & Transfer Engagement
Alma Hidalgo, Multicultural Recruitment Admissions Counselor/Graduate Intern for Extended Orientation & Transition Initiatives
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
St. Louis, MO, February 2015



Filling the Gap with Institutional Mission Driven Practices
Jacob Patrick, Graduate Assistant for First Year Experience & Orientation
w/ShaRonda Maclin, McPherson College
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
St. Louis, MO, February 2015



Engaging University Advancement Partners in Your Orientation, Transition & Retention Program

Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
St. Louis, MO, February 15

Engaging University Advancement Partners in Your OTR Program



Patience is Key: Integrating Orientation, Transition & Retention
Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
w/Missy Wikle,Oklahoma State University
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention i Higher Education Region IV Conference
St. Louis, MO, February 2015

Patience is Key



Taking Schlossberg into the Outdoors

Isaac Ortega, Graduate Assistant for International Student Services/Graduate Intern for Extended Orientation & Transition Initiatives
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
St. Louis, MO, February 2015



Gender Based Violence Awareness Campaign Within Orientation Services
Drew Lail, 2014 Summer NODA Intern for First Year Experience & International Student Services
Poster Session - CODA: Association for Orientation, Transfer & Retention in Higher Education Annual
Conference, Orlando, FL, November 2014



Partnering with Parents & Families for Student Success
Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
w/Cassy Bailey & Teresa Clounch, Baker University
Kansas Student Affairs Conference
Lawrence, KS October 2014

Partnering with Parents Families for Student Success



Engaging Faculty in Your Orientation, Transition & Retention Programs

Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
Kansas Collaborating for Student Success: Student Development & Academic Affairs Conference
Lindsborg, KS, April 24

Engaging Faculty in Your Orientation, Transition and Retention Programs



Building Lasting Traditions Above & Beyond Everyday Programming
Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
w/Randy Flowers, Baker University
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Houston, TX, February 2014

Building Lasting Traditions



Creating a Seamless Plan for First Year Student Transitions
Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
w/Kristen Neeley, Missouri Western Univeristy
NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education Region IV Conference
Houston, TX, February 2014

Creating a Seamless Plan for First Year Student Transitions



Using Edutainment at Parent Orientation/Transition Programs
NASPA Parent & Family Relations Knowledge Community, Summer 2013 Newsletter

http://archive.naspa.org/files/PFRKCNewsletterSummer20131.pdf



Advising & Supporting the Introverted Orientation Leader
Brett Bruner, Director of Persistence & Retention
w/Randy Flowers, Baker University
National Orientation Directors Association Region IV Conference
Little Rock, AR, February 2013

Advising & Supporting the Introverted Orientation Leader powerpoint

 

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