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Episode #1 -   Why Select the W/G/P/NC Grading Options?
Episode #2 -   What You Need to Graduate From SBU
Episode #3 -   Is it Too Late To Change Your Major or Add a Minor?
Episode #4 -   Getting Involved in Research, Internships, Study Abroad, & Volunteering
Episode #5 -   What is the APA Internship?
Episode #6 -   What we do in Academic & Transfer Advising Services
Episode #7 -   All About Pre-Health
Episode #8 -   How to Prepare for Registration Season
Episode #9 -   Student Q & A on the Staller Steps
Episode #11 - How to Avoid Late Graduation
Episode #12 - Start of Semester Preparation
Episode #13 - Late adding/dropping and the move up/drop down
Episode #14 - Video Tour of the Advising Center's Website
Episode #15 - All About Graduation

head Episode #1 - Why Select the W/G/P/NC Grading Options?

In this episode, Joe Lodato and Mary Beth powers discuss the withdrawal & GPNC grading options, what they are used for, and why students might choose them.









podcastEpisode #2 - What You Need to Graduate From SBU

In this episode, Academic Advisors Joe Lodato, Samantha Segal, and Neil Buffett, discuss the requirements that students need to complete in order to earn a degree from SBU! DECs, upper division credits, residency requirement, do you have all of these satisfied?








hEpisode #3 - Is it Too Late To Change Your Major or Add a Minor? 

Often a concern among students, Academic Advisors Joe Lodato and Neil Buffett tackle this question in great detail.  







 


hEpisode #4 - Getting Involved in Research, Internships, Study Abroad, & Volunteering

Why should students get involved in Research, Internships, Study Abroad, and Volunteering?  Listen and Academic Advisors Joe Lodato, Samantha Segal, and Neil Buffett will tell you in this special "Holiday Edition" of Please Be Advised Podcast!  The "My Planner" feature in SOLAR is also discussed. 






hEpisode #5 - What is the APA Internship?

Find out in this very first issue of the PBA Podcast for the Spring 2011 semester!  Joe Lodato & Neil Buffett are visited by Academic Peer Advisors Edsel Batucan & Jaime Poynter.  This is an important episode for anyone considering this internship.  More info on the APA Internship can be found here.







noEpisode #6 - What We Do in Academic & Transfer Advising Services

Have you ever wondered what resources are offered at Academic and Transfer Advising Services?  Well, look no further!  The Pod Squad deliberates and answers all questions you might have about what we do here.
***This was recorded before the merging of the Academic & Pre-Professional Advising Center and the Transfer Office.  We merged and became "Academic and Transfer Advising Services".  So, we now do all of the stuff the Transfer Office does.  This information was not included in the episode.


heading Episode #7 - All About Pre-Health  

This is a fun and informational chat for anyone thinking about medical school. Questions include:
What should Pre-Med students do in each year of their SBU career?
Can selecting a non-related major look bad?
Do I really need to select a BIO major?
So, how hard is it to get into Medical School?
What about Caribbean Schools?
What kind of doctors do most students want to be?
What other extracurricular activities should I be doing?
What percentage of SBU students are accepted into Medical School?
What about Veterinary Schools?


heading Episode #8 - How to Prepare For Registration Season

Registration is upon us, or soon will be.  Jump start your registration preparation by listening to this special episode!  You will get tips on what to do, where to go, when to go, who to see, and what to ask so that you can make your registration experience as swift as possible!  Enjoy!





 


pba podcast Episode #9 - Students Q & A on the Staller Steps! 

The Pod Squad goes mobile in this special edition of the PBA Podcast!  We went around to different students who were lounging on the Staller Steps and asked them various questions about SBU.  Did your fellow students know all there is to know about Stony Brook?  Hurry to find out, this mobile episode is movin' fast! 

 

 

 


no Episode #11 - How to Avoid Late Graduation

Have you ever wondered why some students get denied for graduation?  Let this pod cast episode dazzle your mind and satisfy your curiosity!  We discuss the most overlooked graduation requirements and recommendations for getting you on track for that special day when you hit "Apply for Graduation" on SOLAR.  Academic Advisors Samantha Segal, Neil Buffett, and Joe Lodato bring forth this valuable information.  Enjoy!



 


pba podcast Episode #12 - Start of Semester Preparation

Start your semester off right with these invaluable tips from our advisors.  Find out what you need to know, where you need to go, who to talk to and where they can be found! 

 

 

 

 


playEpisode #13 - Late adding/dropping and the move up/drop down.

 








 


pba podcast Episode #14 - Take a video tour of the Advising Center's Website. 

 

 

 

 

 

 


heading Episode #15 - All About Graduation. 

Remember, when you apply for graduation, SOLAR is asking "When will you be finishing all of your requirements?"  If you select Spring or Summer you will walk in the May ceremony.  If you select Fall or Winter you will walk in the December ceremony.

 

 

 


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