PSC Advisors Learn Appreciative Design from Pioneer


Dr. Jennifer Bloom at Prairie State College. (PHOTO SUPPLIED)

Chicago Heights, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Dr. Jennifer Bloom, a pioneer in the appreciative advising movement, recently gave a presentation to the Prairie State College counselors and academic advisors.

Prairie State College practices appreciative advising, which is the intentional, collaborative practice of asking positive, open-ended questions to help students optimize their educational experiences.

Dr. Bloom is an associate professor and Director of the Higher Education and Student Affairs Master’s Degree Program at the University of South Carolina. She also serves as an adjunct associate professor at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign.