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Are You Aware? ACPA's Strategic Imperative for Racial Justice

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About Campus

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For the past 20 years About Campus has brought student learning to the forefront of higher education and student affairs. To ensure the longevity of this unique publication, an extraordinary group of people came together and built About Campus around the tenets of excellent scholarship, strength in community, and sharing practice for educators everywhere. Twenty years later, we aspire to continue this tradition. About Campus is a Member Benefit! Become a Member of ACPA and you will receive "About Campus" six times a year!  

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The Journal of College Student Development (JCSD) is one of the world’s leading journals on higher education. Subscribers include the members of ACPA-College Student Educators International, individuals (subscriptions available through Johns Hopkins University Press), and academic libraries (as JCSD or Project Muse subscribers).

JCSD is included in numerous research databases including the Social Science Citation Index, where JCSD is one of only five U.S. and international higher education journals indexed.  

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Remembering Dr. Robert H. Shaffer

Dr. Shaffer pictured at middle with family during his birthday celebration. Courtesy of Indiana University. Dear Colleagues, It is with deep sorrow that we share with you news of the death of Robert H. Shaffer, Ph.D. Dr. Shaffer advanced the Student Affairs profession in immeasurable ways. A pioneer for student equality, Dr. Shaffer innovated a new structure of student affairs based on functional...

Update: Texas Bathroom Bill Arguments Continue

from Texas Competes, with permission to reprint: We've gotten some legal analysis on the proposed committee substitute for HB 2899, as currently drafted, and in terms of Texas' reputation on LGBT discrimination, it doesn't look good. It certainly goes further than the new law in North Carolina. Key notes: It would nullify existing non-discrimination protections from discrimination in bathrooms,...
Meeting Mentor Magazine 2017

ACPA Featured in Meeting Mentor Magazine Article: "Bathroom Bills" Spark Pushback, Complicate Site Selection

Controversial state legislation around LGBT issues is driving mounting opposition from industry groups and posing new challenges for meeting professionals. By Regina McGee Read Meeting Mentor Magazine from Conference Direct Online >> A coalition of Texas convention and visitors bureaus (CVBs) and industry associations kicked off its “Texas Welcomes All” campaign in January in Austin with a...
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ACE & ACPA Seek Finalization on US Dept. of Education Fiscal Year 2017 Appropriations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 5, 2017 Representative Paul Ryan Representative Nancy Pelosi Senator Mitch McConnell Senator Chuck Schumer Dear Speaker Ryan, Leader Pelosi, Leader McConnell and Leader Schumer: On behalf of the undersigned associations, we write to encourage you to finalize work on the Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17) appropriations process in the most expedient and least disruptive way. We...
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Membership Vote: Bylaws

ACPA Colleagues, In response to what we have been hearing from our membership, we restructured the bylaws creating standard operating procedures in order to allow our structures and processes to be more adaptive to member needs. No substantive changes were made in the process of this. Some examples of items we moved from the bylaws to Standard Operating Procedures are nomination and election...