2014 Advisers Institute
JEA’s Advisers Institute brings journalism teachers from across the country together for a week of adviser-specific training and networking.
The 2014 JEA Advisers Institute runs Monday, July 7 – Thursday, July 10. Monday’s events include check-in from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., with exhibits running from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and an opening reception at 7:30 p.m. Instruction lasts until 4 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday, with optional entertainment Wednesday evening. Instruction ends at noon on Thursday.
The Westin Las Vegas is the official hotel of the Advisers Institute.
Room rates: $99/night (rates are available if you book by June 6, 2014).
To reserve rooms call (702) 836-5900 and mention “JEA Advisers Institute” or visit the hotel’s website.
Online registration for the 2014 Advisers Institute is not yet open.
- JEA member: $155
- Nonmember: $170
Registration fees cannot be refunded, but JEA will allow registrations to be transferred to other individuals.
For attendees flying in, McCarran Airport serves all major airlines. A taxi is generally the best way to get to the hotel, and fare with tip generally costs about $20. ExecuCar service from SuperShuttle is also available from McCarran Airport, and attendees can save 10 percent using the JEA group discount code KVUNV.
CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS
Kansas State University has approved the Advisers Institute for 12.5 contact hours of continuing education (1.25 CEUs). Participants who wish to receive a certificate of CE from K-State should indicate their interest at the time of registration and include an additional $25 (subject to change) with their registration fee. Participants will be required to sign in daily as verification of attendance. Certificates will be available at the end of the institute. A record of your K-State CE hours will remain on record at Kansas State University. You may call 785-532-5569 for a record of your K-State CE activity.
Awarding credit for continuing education activities varies from profession to profession and state to state. Attending this institute will allow you to receive Kansas State University continuing education hours. It remains your responsibility to verify with your governing agency if these CE hours will be accepted.
Businesses looking to showcase their products or services at the Advisers Institute should contact JEA headquarters at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The program for the 2014 Advisers Institute, complete with times and locations for all events, will be available for download in early summer 2014. In the meantime, sessions will be listed on this page as they are approved for the conference. For reference, a copy of the 2013 Advisers Institute program is still available for download.