Program

Learn from fun, interactive workshops

This weekend conference features nearly 10 intense hours of practical help, research, and advice on how to improve your Student Government and how to become more effective and influential on your campus.

Conference Location

The conference is being held at the Staybridge Suites Atlanta Airport, 3420 Norman Berry Drive Hapeville, Georgia 30354, which is only minutes away from the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). The conference hotel also has a free shuttle that will take you to and from the airport.

Text ASGA at conference ONLY: 352-258-4604

2023 Conference Schedule

Saturday, March 18, 2023

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. – Conference Registration & Continental Breakfast

Hazelnut, 1st Floor

9:00 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. – Welcome

  • Butch Oxendine, Emcee

Hazelnut, 1st Floor

9:20 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. – Networking Break

9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. – Training Block I

  • 13 Steps to a Super Student Government – Butch Oxendine
    Hazelnut, 1st Floor
  • Doing the Most: Talented and Overextended (Part 1) – Rasheed Ali Cromwell, Esq.
    Walnut, 4th Floor
  • Student Government is a Bunch of C.R.A.P. (Communication-Respect-Attitude-Professionalism) – Michael A. Cadore, Sr., Ed.D.
    Chestnut, 5th Floor

10:45 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Networking Break

11:00 to 12:00 p.m. – Training Block II

  • The 25 Worst Mistakes Your Student Government Can Make – Butch Oxendine
    Hazelnut, 1st Floor
  • Doing the Most: Talented and Overextended (Part 2) – Rasheed Ali Cromwell, Esq.
    Walnut, 4th Floor
  • F   FOR ADVISORS  Be an Uncle M.I.K.E. (Mentor-Inspire-Knowledge-Encourage) – Michael A. Cadore Sr., Ed.D.
    Chestnut, 5th Floor

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Lunch

Hazelnut, 1st Floor

1:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. – ASGA Halftime

Hazelnut, 1st Floor

1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. – Training Block III

  • How to Make Students Care About Your SG: Create “Signature Programs” – Butch Oxendine
    Hazelnut, 1st Floor
  • Retention Matters – Dessie Hall
    Walnut, 4th Floor
  • I   NEW WORKSHOP  Magnus Principles: I am, You Are, We Are Magnus! #Greatness – Michael A. Cadore Sr., Ed.D.
    Chestnut, 5th Floor

2:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. – Networking Break

2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – Roundtables

  1. Presidents, Vice Presidents, Secretaries & Treasurers – Hazelnut, 1st Floor
  2. Senators, Representatives, Judicial Branch, and Committee Members – Walnut, 4th Floor
  3. Advisors – Chestnut, 5th Floor

3:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. – Networking Break

3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – Training Block IV

  • What Can Your Student Government Really Accomplish? Choose Realistic Goals – Butch Oxendine
    Hazelnut, 1st Floor
  • A Seat at the Table – Dessie Hall
    Walnut, 4th Floor
  • L   FOR ADVISORS  Good Leadership Needs H.E.L.P. (Honor, Encouragement, Loyalty, Professionalism) – Michael A. Cadore Sr., Ed.D.
    Chestnut, 5th Floor

4:45 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. – Networking Break

4:50 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. – Wrap-Up & Raffle

  • Butch Oxendine, Emcee
  • Ultimate Connectors Raffle (return your evaluation form to enter)
  • The Importance of Your Student Government – Butch Oxendine

Hazelnut, 1st Floor

Sunday, March 19, 2023

Workshop Guide & Descriptions