2018-19 Adviser Forum West has ended
Welcome to Los Angeles, and to 2018 Forum West!
**Reminders: Please bring a notebook and pen to every session, and wear your CAC name badge at all times**

Dear CAC family,
Welcome to my home state of California and our Adviser Forum West! We are thrilled to have you here in the City of Angels and are grateful to our host chapter, the awesome USC Corps! Fight on!

Our theme this year goes to the heart of CAC’s mission -- Advancing Opportunity. The goal over the next few days is to recommit ourselves to advancing opportunity in various ways. We hope you will discover best practices from your peers, engage with the research, reflect on your journey and what may lie ahead by interacting with the alumni panel and industry workshops, and be inspired by our guest speakers whose stories capture in powerful ways the journey to advancing opportunity.

On behalf of our national team and Board of Directors, we are grateful for the work that each of you — 716 advisers serving 210,000 students in 16 states across the country — do every day. We continue to build a national movement at a critical time in our nation’s history. Let us commit to ensuring every student hears those four key words, “I believe in you” and, together, we advance opportunity.

It is an honor to serve with you!

Nicole Hurd
Founder and CEO
College Advising Corps
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Tuesday, December 11 • 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Adviser Session #3: So You Want to Be a Doctor? Advising Students in the Pre-Health Professions LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

Come explore best practices for advising students who are interested in the pre-health professions, learn what high school students should do to prepare, and discuss common roadblocks students encounter. First-generation students often face a huge knowledge gap when it comes to health-profession programs and most advisers aren’t prepared to help them develop post-undergraduate plans. You’ll leave this session with a general understanding of the application processes for common programs, strategies to effectively advise and engage pre-health students, and tools to help students develop clear plans (including selecting majors, building pre-health resumes, and reducing application costs).


Nina Gennusa

Adviser, Michigan State University

Tuesday December 11, 2018 2:15pm - 3:15pm PST
Loews Hollywood Hotel - Los Feliz