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Fall Conference

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2017 Fall Conference!

Thursday, October 12-Friday, October 13, 2017
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Student Affairs 101 Conference
(for undergraduate students interested in a career in student affairs)
Friday, October 13-Saturday, October 14, 2017

Fall Conference Schedule

Thursday, October 12, 2017

8:30 – 9:30am                    Registration and Breakfast

9:30 – 10:15am                   Opening Session

10:20 – 11:15am               Program Session I

11:30am – 12:15pm        Program Session II

12:15pm                               Lunch and Awards

1:00 – 2:00pm                    Speaker

2:15 – 3:15pm                    Program Session III

3:15 – 3:45pm                    Networking/Mentoring Social

3:45 – 4:30pm                    Program Session IV

Friday, October 13, 2017

8:30 – 9:00am                    Registration and Breakfast

9:00 – 9:30am                    Opening Session

9:45 – 10:30am                  Program Session V

10:45 – 11:45am              Program Session VI

11:45am                               Lunch and Awards

12:15 – 1:15pm                 Speaker

1:15pm                                 Conference Close

For questions about the conference, please contact our conference co-chairs:
Andy Schumacher-schumaca@uwosh.edu
Adam Szalacinski-adamszalacinski@gmail.com

Conference Registration

Registration for the 2017 conference will open on August 1 and close September 27. Registration rates are below:

Professional Registration-$200
Graduate Student Registration-$125
One Day Registration-$115

Program Proposals

Program proposal submission is live. Use this link to submit a program proposal: https://goo.gl/forms/UeuBdD9lVTqyizcZ2 Program proposals are due September 17. Accepted presenters will be notified no later than Friday, September 22.

 

Refund Policy

If you need to cancel you registration to our event, you will be reimbursed based on the following schedule:

More than 14 calendar days prior to the start of the event: You are eligible for 100%

14 days or less before the start of the event: You are eligible for 50% reimbursement

Conference Sponsorship

Interested in being a conference sponsor?

You can register as a conference sponsor by clicking here.

Sponsorship Payment is available here.

Please contact Christin VanKauwenberg at cvankauwenberg@nicoletcollege.edu or complete the form at this link.

WCPA Talks

WCPA Talks speakers will be announced during the summer.

See profiles of our  2016 WCPA Talks Speakers!

Hotel Information

The 2017 conference will once again be hosted at the Glacier Canyon Lodge at the Wilderness Resort.

Glacier Canyon Lodge at Wilderness Hotel & Resort

800-867-9453

Please note that to receive tax exempt status for lodging, you will need to bring certain documents with you.  More information can be found by reading this Tax Exempt Information and completing this Tax Exempt Form.

Wisconsin Dells, WI

 The 2018 Fall Conference will be held Thursday, October 4-Friday, October 5 at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

Past WCPA Conferences

The 2015 Fall Conference “Change. Challenge. Opportunity.” was held October 8-9 at the Wilderness Hotel & Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2013 Fall Conference “Community” was held October 17-18 at the Wilderness Hotel & Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2012 Fall Conference “Staying Connected” was held on October 11th & 12th at the Wilderness Hotel & Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2011 Fall Conference “Celebrating the past, Living in the present, Creating the future” was held on October 19th & 21st at the Wilderness Hotel & Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2010 Fall Conference “Being your Best: Navigating from Challenge to Opportunity” was held on October 21st & 22nd at the Wilderness Hotel & Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2009 Fall Conference “Improving our Practice, Renewing Our Passion” was held on October 22nd & 23rd at the Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2008 Fall Conference “Campus Safety: Everyone’s Responsibility” was held on October 25th & 26th at the Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2007 Fall Conference “Sustaining our Campus’s Future” was held on October 18th & 19th 2007 at the Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2006 Fall Conference “Framing our Lens, Finding Our Focus” was held on October 19th & 20th at the Chula Vista Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2005 Fall Conference “Zing! Bang! Boom!” was held on October 20th & 21st at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells.

The 2004 Fall Conference “Blueprints for Building Success in Student Affairs” was held on October 13th & 15th at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells.