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The 18th : 1-5 Nov 2022, Gold Coast, Australia 2022-03-03

           

 

 

 

 The 18th APSSA International Conference 2022

01 – 05 November 2022

Griffith University Australia, Gold Coast, Australia 

 

https://www.griffith.edu.au/conference/asia-pacific-student-services-association-international-conference

 

   

 

STAFF CONFERENCE

 

Theme: Reconnect, Reimagine, Redefine: Critical Issues in Student Affairs after the COVID-19 Global Pandemic

 

Subthemes:

1. Student Mobility in the Current Global Situation

2. Resilience and Wellbeing in Student Affairs and Services

3. Student Success in the New Normal

 

STUDENT CONFERENCE

 

Theme: Reconnect, Reimagine, Redefine: Critical Issues in Student Affairs after the COVID-19 Global Pandemic

 

Subtheme:

1. Student Mobility in the Current Global Situation

2. Resilience and Wellbeing in Student Affairs and Services

3. Student Success in the New Normal

Day 1: Tuesday, 1 Nov 2022

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

09:00 – 13:00

Arrival delegates & check in at hotel

ALL

Brisbane & Gold Coast airports

Registration

ALL

G40-Auditorium

13:00 – 14:00

Transfer to Griffith GC

APSSA EXCO

Griffith GC campus

14:00 – 17:00

APSSA EXCO Meeting

APSSA EXCO

G40-8.29

18:00 – 21:00

APSSA EXCO Dinner

APSSA EXCO

Jasmine Room (百莉軒) Southport

 

Day 2: Wednesday, 2 Nov 2022

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

08:00 - 09:00 

Registration

ALL

 

G40_Auditorium

09:00 – 09:45

Opening Ceremony

Welcome to Country by  Jellurgal Aboriginal Cultural Centre

Welcome Speech by President of APSSA – Dr Jonathan Munro

Opening speech by Deputy Vice Chancellor (Education) – Professor Shaun Ewan

09:45 - 10:45

Keynote address on Student Mobility in the Current Global Situation – Associate Professor Rex Wong

10:45 – 11:00

Refreshment 

11:00 – 12:00

Panel Discussion on Reconnect, Reimagine, Redefine: Critical Issues in Student Affairs after the COVID-19 Global Pandemic – Dr Jonathan Munro (Chair); APSSA EXCO.

12:00 – 13:00

Panel Discussion on Student Mobility in the Current Global Situation – Dr Jonathan Munro (Chair); Associate Professor Rex Wong.

13:00 – 14:00

LUNCH

 

                

 

Staff

 

 

 

Student

 

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

14:00 – 15:30

Parallel Sessions

Staff

G40-

4.111

4.112

4.113

4.114

14:00 – 16:00

Meet & greet & getting to know you activity

Student

TBC

15:30 – 16:00

Refreshment

16:00 – 16:30

Refreshment

16:00 – 17:30

Parallel Sessions

16:30 – 17:30

Campus scavenger hunt.

 

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

18:30 – 21:00

Gala Dinner and Cultural Performances (Outfit: National Costume)

ALL

GUILD Function Centre - G11

 

 

 

Day 3 : Thursday, 3 Nov 2022

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

09:00 – 09:45

Keynote Speaker on Resilience and Well-being in Student Affairs and Services – Dr Lisa Bardill Moscaritolo

 

 

 

 

 

 

ALL

 

 

 

 

 

 

G40_Auditorium

09:45 – 10:45

Panel Discussion on Resilience and Well-being in Student Affairs and Services – Dr Jonathan Munro (Chair); Dr Lisa Bardill Moscaritolo; APSSA EXCO.

 

10:45 – 11:00

Refreshment

11:00 – 12:00

Student Presentation on University Mental Health & Wellbeing Week – Dr Ernesta Sofia & Ms Lisa Chiang & Griffith Public Health Students.

12:00 – 13:00 

LUNCH

 

 

 

 

 

Staff 

 

 

 

Student

 

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

13:00 – 15:00

Parallel Sessions

Staff

G40-

4.111

4.112

4.113

4.114

13:00 – 16:30

Attend iconic Gold Coast attraction.

Student

TBC

15:30 – 16:00

Refreshment

17:30 – 18:30

Travel

16:00 – 17:30

Parallel Sessions

 

 

17:30-18:30

Refreshments

 

 

 

 

 

Day 4: Friday, 4 Nov 2022

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

09:00 – 09.45

Keynote Speaker on 

Student Success in the New Normal – Troy Yue

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ALL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

G40_Auditorium

09.45 – 10.45

Panel Discussion on

Student Success in the New Normal – Dr Jonathan Munro (Chair); Mr Troy Yue; APSSA EXCO.

10.45 – 11.15

Refreshments

11.15 – 12.15

Country Reports:

-Australia

-China

-Hong Kong SAR

-Japan

-Malaysia

-Philippines

-Singapore

-Thailand

12.15 – 13.15

LUNCH

13.15 – 14:15

APSSSA Awards Presentations

14:15 – 15:15

Closing Remarks by APSSA Exco President - Dr Jonathan Munro

15:15 – 16:30

APSSA General Meeting

APSSA Members

(G40)

16:30 – 17:30

New APSSA Exco Meeting

APSSA EXCO(G40-1.11)

18:00 – 20:00

Farewell Function and Musical Performance

ALL (UniBar-G11)

 

                

 

Day 5 : Saturday , 5 Nov 2022

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

08:30 – 17:00

Sightseeing Tour GC / Excursions:

-Griffith University campus

-Gold Coast Chinatown

-Broadwater Parklands

-Surfers Paradise

-Q1 Skypoint

-Star Casino

-Pacific Fair Shopping Centre

ALL

University Hospital Tram Station.

 

 

Day 6 : Sunday , 6 Nov 2022

 

 

Time

Event

Participant

Venue

 

Departure

ALL

Brisbane & Gold Coast airports

  

https://www.griffith.edu.au/conference/asia-pacific-student-services-association-international-conference

 

Presentation Schedule (Parallel Sessions)

2 November 2022 (Wednesday)

 

Subtheme: Student Mobility in the Current Global Situation

Venue: G40_4.111

Chair: Chaiyaporn Puprasert

Time

Presentations

14:00 – 14:30

Evaluation of the CEU Distance Learning during the COVID-19: Inputs to Teaching and Learning Enhancement

Juana Rosa F. Martinez, Maria Corazon L. Andoy

14:30 – 15:00

How SDG-oriented student activities solve local community and possibly the world problem: A case study of NAN project

Sarayut Supsook, Arunya Pakdee, Wuthikorn Suwannasingha

15:00 – 15:30

A Comparative Study between Regulated and Non-regulated Higher Education Institutions in Region 1, Philippines: A Basis for Student Affairs and Services Continuity Plan

Eugene M. Reyes, Maan L. Ferrer, Ednalyn B. Alferos

 

Subtheme: Resilience and Wellbeing in Student Affairs and Services

Venue: G40_4.112

Chair: Leandro Loyola

Time

Presentations

14:00 – 14:30

Exploring Student Affairs Practitioners’ Perception of their Experiences in the Post-Pandemic Period

Cyril Ryan Lituañas, Mary Anne Tesoro, Juanito Alcazar

14:30 – 15:00

Student’s Perception of Inclusion Climate in the School

Lovelyn P. Ceralde

15:00 – 15:30

Social Skills Development through Group Dynamics of Undergraduate Students with Autism at Kasetsart University

Suhainee Samae, Varangkana Somanandana, and Pakamas Nantajeewarawat

 

Subtheme: Student Success in the New Normal

Venue: G40_4.113

Chair: Leonard Lim

Time

Presentations

14:00 – 14:30

Evaluation of Student Affairs and Services on Students’ Academic Performance: A Model

Mark Raymond S. Tan

14:30 – 15:00

Reaching Goals Through Academic Persistence this COVID-19: A Narrative Analysis of life stories of socioeconomically challenged students

Jacqueline V. Iglesias, Angel L. Genato IV

15:00 – 15:30

Self-learning Project in COVID-19 Crisis

Poomichart Eadkeo, Ladawan Wachiramekaku

 

 

 

Subtheme: Student Success in the New Normal

Venue: G40_4.114

Chair: Eldin Wee Chuan Lim

Time

Presentations

14:00 – 14:30

Global Mindset Development Program for International Students and Corporate Professionals

Michiko Izumitani, Osamu Kobayashi

14:30 – 15:00

Using Empowerment Evaluation to Improve an Online Frosh Orientation Program

Christine Joy A. Ballada, Amir A. Austria

15:00 – 15:30

Promoting Student Success through Purposeful Co-curricular Engagement

Paulin Straughan, Alvin Sim

 

REFRESHMENTS

 

Subtheme: Resilience and Wellbeing in Student Affairs and Services

Venue: G40_4.111

Chair: Leandro Loyola

Time

Presentations

16:00 – 16:30

Homecoming: Stress-management and Resilience in Post-Pandemic University Life at SDU

Surada Chundasutathanakul

16:30 – 17:00

Schwartz rounds – implementing system wide resilience approaches

Teodorczuk A, Hogan C, Hunt G, Munro J, Ewais T

17:00 – 17:30

The SMU Resilience Framework: Engendering Pathways to a Life of Flourishing

Paulin Straughan, Alvin Sim

 

Subtheme: Resilience and Wellbeing in Student Affairs and Services

Venue: G40_4.112

Chair: Eldin Wee Chuan Lim

Time

Presentations

16:00 – 16:30

Overcoming challenges on mental health support for students through data driven strategy and integrating technology to create sustainable mental support tools: A case study for Chulalongkorn University

Thanyawat Pothisiri, Thareewan Tiemmek, Noppasit Sirijaroonchai, Kunpariya Siripanit, Supawee Puntuwong, Atichart Tantisophonwanich, Chuanfachom Navaboonniyom

16:30 – 17:00

A Cross-sectional study on the Mental Health Status of college students: A Challenge to Student Affairs

Jacqueline V. Iglesias, Cristina R. Salvosa, Angel L. Genato IV, Maria Rousselle G. Jandoc

17:00 – 17:30

Correlations between Participation in Student Life Activities, Subjective Happiness and Gratitude

Chee Hong Ng, Jonathan Ho, Wei Ling Goh, Lily Chow, Adrian Bee Yong Wan, John Chyn Shin Chng, Lawrenz Chee Choon Sim, Dawn Shueh Huey Soh, Eldin Wee Chuan Lim

 

Subtheme: Student Success in the New Normal

Venue: G40_4.113

Chair: Leonard Lim

Time

Presentations

16:00 – 16:30

Transformative residential living at the National University of Singapore

Yee Han Kuan, Mia Yang Goh, Han Kiat Ho

16:30 – 17:00

Students Satisfaction on the Services of the Guidance and Counseling Office in the New Normal

Renelyn B. Salcedo

17:00 – 17:30

Implementing a Holistic Student Development Framework: A Case Study from SMU

Venky Shankararaman, Siying Ong

 

Subtheme: Student Success in the New Normal

Venue: G40_4.114

Chair: Chaiyaporn Puprasert

Time

Presentations

16:00 – 16:30

Gawad Kalinga: An Assessment of the Community Extension Program

Eimee D. Potato, Emmanuel D. Dayalo

16:30 – 17:00

CUDSON: The new normal system for developing student’s competencies

Nopparuj Poonyaratanasoondhorn, Chaipat Lawsirirat, Sarayut Supsook, Yuwarin Manlicharusukdi, Aranya Pakdee, Boonvadee Ariyaskulvong, Rutchanu Noppaklao

17:00 – 17:30

The Students’ Satisfaction on the Effectiveness of the Online Learning System during the Pandemic

Juana Rosa F. Martinez, Maria Corazon L. Andoy, Liezel N. Mendoza, Linon B. Gonzales II, Joan Mae R. Regaspi, Marie Grace E. Pahulayan

 

 

 

3 November 2022 (Thursday)

 

Subtheme: Resilience and Wellbeing in Student Affairs and Services

Venue: G40_4.111

Chair: Jonathan Munro

Time

Presentations

13:00 – 13:30

Impact of a Wellbeing Program aimed at preparing students for the stress and challenges of professional practicum

Lynda J. Ross, Lana J. Mitchell, Emily C. Williams, Patrick J. Lynch, Jonathan P. Munro, Lauren T. Williams

13:30 – 14:00

Development of an online transdisciplinary student wellbeing bundle: a thematic analysis

Buchan J, Clough B, Munro J, Ewais T, Wallis J, Teodorczuk A

14:00 – 14:30

Counseling Psychology Online for Burnout Graduate Students

Thammanoon Wattanapeeda, Marid Kaewchinda, Varangkana Somanandana

14:30 – 15:00

Assessing the Stress Level Among Medical Students in Rwanda

Liberee Kubwimana, Gislaine Mutatsineza, Lara Tesi, Rex Wong

 

Subtheme: Resilience and Wellbeing in Student Affairs and Services

Venue: G40_4.112

Chair: Michiko Izumitani

Time

Presentations

13:00 – 13:30

DEBESMSCAT Students’ Readiness in the Delivery of Flexible Learning

Erdee C. Cajurao, Michael O. Ogaya, Cesar D. Almonicar, Jr., Grace B. Abella, Joper C. Escalante, Froilyn A. Ancajas, Uranus E. Cantoria, Jona M. Royo

13:30 – 14:00

Transform the Finding from Well-Being Survey into Practical Action by Student Affairs Development of Kasetsart University, Thailand

Kittikun Suengharuethai, Witiporn Mungkalapiwat, and Suratwadee Arunwarakorn

14:00 – 14:30

University Students’ Feedback: Basis on Providing Student Services and Assistance in Adapting to the New Normal

Maria Angeles Dano-Hinosolango, Jerwin S. Borres, Mercylyn L. Tanog,

Joan Grace Q. Duero, Ariel M. Tecson, Josie Jane F. Maghinay, Jessica Daug

 

REFRESHMENTS