What is the Student Affairs Discussion Series?
The field of Student Affairs has a wide variety of different roles and positions, ranging from student leadership support to holistic advising, to student affairs, despite being very different in nature, have a common goal in student development and learning. This lecture series intends to inform BYU students about the field of Student Affairs and the paths that led current BYU Student Affairs Professionals to this field. Students will have opportunity to ask questions and interact with speakers after their discussion.
Students who participate in the Student Affairs Lecture Series will be able to:
1. Explain that Student Affairs is a profession focused on student development and support
2. Identify at least one category of student affairs work and describe the role of the employees in that category
3. Outline at least one way of pursuing a career in Student Affairs
4. Evaluate their own interest in the Student Affairs field