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CHANCE freshmen make transitions

September 8, 2016

chance-leadership-confLeadership conference scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 10

As part of their planned first-year engagement activities, the McKinley “Deacon” Davis CHANCE Program will host their seventh annual Transition Leadership Conference. This year’s theme will focus on career assessment, majors and academics.

Brian Pillsbury from Career Services, Dr. Rebeca Vaughn and Michele Duffy from College Learning Enhancement Program, James Huizenga from Wellness Promotion and Dominica Blalock from Kishwaukee Community College will facilitate sessions.

Sessions topics include “Common Approaches to Mathematics,” “Creating a Note-Taking Framework,” “Managing Stress,” “Time Management” and a student panel providing tips on negotiating NIU’s campus.

The conference runs from 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, in Cole Hall and DuSable Hall.