MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
For Associate Advisors
The First Year at MIT

Training & Development: Training Schedule & Registration

You are expected to participate in 2 training sessions per year. If you are a returning associate advisor, this is a great opportunity for you to share your experiences with new associate advisors.

Roundtable Discussions are small group meetings (no more than 12 associate advisors) that will center on advising challenges and solutions relevant to current advising topics. These are interactive sessions will give you the opportunity to share your experiences and learn from other associate advisors in a comfortable setting. Discussions will be led by UAAP staff and might include guest facilitators.

You may register for as many programs as you would like. Once you register for an session, you are expected to attend unless an unanticipated conflict arises. In that case, you must notify Leslie Bottari,, 24 hours in advance.

Associate Advisor Orientation will be held on Monday, August 31 from 1-2:00pm in Room 10-250. This event is mandatory for both new and returning associate advisors.

Training Sessions & Registration

Presenter: Libby Mahaffy, Office of Student Citizenship

Facilitator: Leslie Bottari, UAAP

Facilitator: Leslie Bottari, UAAP

. Facilitators: Miri Skolnik & Gerardo Garcia-Rios, Student Support Services

Presenters: Sara Nelson & Melissa Martin-Greene, UROP

. Presenters: Kate McCarthy, Medical & Sarah Rankin, Student Outreach and Support