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Baldwin-Wallace College: Week Eight

Jul.27.2010

Orientation Session 2 quickly approached, and we began to prepare.  With one Orientation under my belt I felt more comfortable with the schedule and the logistics to make it work, but the nerves rose nonetheless.  Short on our ‘Leadership Team,’ I had the opportunity to take a more active role in contacting multiple departments on the status of several students to both Academic Advising & Admissions.  It was really awesome to gain some (while minor) experience in seeing the relationship that is built between these three functional areas within Student Affairs, and how they interact to gain an impression on the transition of students.  From start to finish, these three areas are able to gain an understanding of students and their personalities, and are able to troubleshoot effectively based on their experience.  The strength of this relationship seems directly related to the institutional strength of connection to incoming students, and it was reflective in my experience here.

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