Virginia Tech® home

Plugged into Advising

Plugged into Advising sessions provide updates to the broader advising community about campus initiatives that may impact our advising work with students. All sessions are virtual to allow for open access and recordings are posted for those that are unable to attend.

Cook Counseling

Date: Thursday, September 14, 2023
Time: 2:00-3:00p.m.
Virtual: via Zoom
Description: Join Dr. Amenkhienan from Cook Counseling in a discussion about the mental wellbeing and needs of our students in this post Covid time. Learn ways to support your students and the resources available to students through Cook Counseling.
Video Recording

Readmit and Leave of Absence Policy

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2023
Time: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
Virtual: via Zoom
Description: Join representatives from Registrar’s Office to learn a general overview of the new Readmit and Leave of Absence Policy taking effect this Fall 2023 and the major steps of each process.
Video Recording

Pathways to General Education Updates

Date: Friday, September 29, 2023
Time: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Virtual: via Zoom
Description: The Office of General Education (OGE) wants your feedback! Please join Jenni Gallagher from OGE to share any questions or challenges you have with advising for Pathways. Jenni will provide a brief overview/update on Pathways, and will then ask for your thoughts on how the OGE can best support you and your students.
Video Recording
Presentation Slides (PDF)

Hokie GPS With All of the Updates

Date: Tuesday, October 10, 2023
Time: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Virtual: via Zoom
Description: Join the Registrar DARS Team for a showcase of the functions and features of the new update of Hokie GPS. Explore new ways to support your students through the update’s advanced course search options, minor planning, and discover collaborative opportunities with the HokieGPS Advisor Group.
Video Recording

Let’s Talk Accessibility with TLOS

Date: Monday, November 13, 2023
Time: 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Virtual: via Zoom
Description: Representatives from the Technology-Enhanced Learning and Online Strategies (TLOS) will discuss strategies and  best practices based on your chosen topic(s) from a survey to be distributed prior to the session.
Video Recording

Archived Sessions