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2012 Quarters to Semesters
Mar 7, 2012
Veteran adviser challenges students to get involved in Q2S advising
With the imminent change, the time for students to get involved in the academic planning process is now, according to Laura Chapman, coordinator of Q2S advising in University College.

Feb 26, 2012
Journalism major concludes 'change is a good thing' when it comes to Q2S
Kellie Snyder blogs about coming to grips with the semester conversion.

Feb 22, 2012
Students offer tips on Q2S prep [video]
This top-10 list offers tips to students heading into their Q2S advising sessions.

Feb 19, 2012
Peers, profs and cookies team up to ensure smooth Q2S transition in Russ College
For mechanical engineering majors, advising has tangible rewards. For starters, there are chocolate chip cookies.

Feb 8, 2012
Advisers address top student Q2S concerns [video]
Students are voicing their Q2S concerns through Facebook, Twitter, emails and in person. Here, some of OHIO's top advisers address the most popular concerns on camera.

Feb 3, 2012
Advisers step students through curricular change in preparation for Q2S conversion
University departments have fine-tuned and, in some cases, overhauled their curricula as the University converts to a semester calendar. Here, <i>Compass</i> looks at a few of the changes under way and how advisers are helping students along the way.

Jan 30, 2012
Ohio University kicks off Q2S Blitz Week
This week, Ohio University prepares to transition from quarters to semesters with Q2S Blitz Week.

Jan 25, 2012
Chillicothe adviser enhances TDCP process with technology [video]
As program coordinator for Law Enforcement Technology on the Chillicothe campus, Jim McKean often relies on podcasts to provide personalized, visual feedback to his online students. This quarter, he's using that same technology to walk his 130 student advisees through the Transition Degree Completion Plan (TDCP).

Jan 19, 2012
Regional collaboration promises streamlined advising across campuses
In the past, Brian Schoen's role as advising coordinator for Ohio University's History Department was almost entirely confined to the Athens campus. That all changed when plans for the University's quarters-to-semesters (Q2S) conversion got underway.

Jan 18, 2012
First completed TDCPs bring University one step closer to semesters
The first batch of Transition Degree Completion Plans were finalized during Ohio University's winter intercession, in preparation for the University's conversion to a semester-based academic calendar in fall 2012.

Apr 25, 2011
How students should prepare for Q2S
The change to semesters is over a year away, so is there really something to do right now? Yes.

Mar 9, 2011
Q2S reaches a milestone
A significant Quarters to Semesters transition milestone was achieved at the end of February. All binders, which contain the curriculum for programs in semesters, have been approved by academic units and the University Curriculum Council (UCC) or are in the queue for review and approval.

Jan 25, 2011
Draft of Q2S Transition Student and Program Guidelines released
Yesterday, Ohio University officially released the Draft of the Q2S Transition Student and Program Guidelines. The document will be open for comments until Feb. 7.