Professional Development Opportunities

2017 Residential Curriculum Institute (RCI)

Residential Curriculum Institute
15 October 2017 (All day) to 18 October 2017 (All day)
Norman, Oklahoma, USA Sponsored by ACPA Commissions for Housing & Residential Life and Assessment & Evaluation and 2017 RCI Campus Host: University of Oklahoma Conference Overview The 11 th annual Residential Curriculum Institute (RCI) co-sponsored by ACPA’s Commission for Housing & Residential Life and Assessment & Evaluation will challenge you to rethink the practices and grounding philosophies of your residential experience. A residential curriculum provides an alternate approach to traditional programming models that focuses on student learning outside of the classroom. A...
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ACPA Compliance U Four Corners of Title IX Training - Intermediate

20 October 2017 - 9:00am to 22 October 2017 - 1:00pm
Location: Wyndham Disney Springs Resort Compliance U Four Corners of Title IX Training 20-22 October 2017 Orlando, Florida, United States Compliance U Four Corners of Title IX Training (TIX 201) is a live 2.5 day module providing intermediate (and some advanced) level instruction in the Title IX pathways. Pre-work will be completed in a hybrid format. The course is a prerequisite for all Title IX pathways including the mastery certificate. Completion of Compliance 101, TIX 101 and TIX 201 will result in the awarding of an intermediate certificate. Advanced Certificates will require the...
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Annual Update: Hot Topics in Higher Education Law and Policy

2 November 2017 - 2:00pm
Location: ONLINE Time: 2:00 pm (ET, GMT-4) These are dynamic times in higher education law, policy, and social justice. Compliance issues in higher education have changed our landscape—from free speech issues to Title IX to immigration law and policy to violence on campus, etc. The dynamics of legal change push us even more to consider the social justice implications of our work. What new law and policy directives might we see at the federal and state levels? What is “Compliance University” and how will it continue to develop? Professor Peter Lake will discuss these important topics and...
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2017 Institute for Chief Academic and Chief Student Affairs Officers

4 November 2017 (All day) to 7 November 2017 (All day)
Preparing All Students for Civic Participation November 4- 7, 2017 San Antonio, TX Hosted by the Council for Independent Colleges in cooperation with ACPA-College Student Educators International and NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. About the Institute Chief academic and chief student affairs officers are contending with major changes in their core responsibilities. In today’s higher education environment, both senior officers must sustain strong cooperation as they lead teams of colleagues who champion student learning and development as well as institutional...

Get it Together, Damn It!: Racism in Student Affairs Supervision

Commission for Administrative Leadership
9 November 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Supervision is everywhere in our field, yet we rarely talk about how to supervise effectively and the role our social identities play in supervision. Join me for this engaging webinar about the roles of race and racism in supervision. I will share results of my dissertation research that explores the experiences of professionals of color supervised by White people. You’ll leave with tangible ways to be a more inclusive, socially just supervisor and consider how racial identity affects supervision. Presented by Jessica Gunzburger, Ph.D. Coordinator of Residential Life, University of Minnesota-...
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Women's Leadership Institute

3 December 2017 (All day) to 6 December 2017 (All day)
December 3-6, 2017 Amelia Island, FL Be a part of a special program for women seeking to become leaders in higher education administration and student affairs. Coproduced by several higher education associations, this unique program will bring together administrators from across campus functions to help you: Hone your leadership skills for working in a rapidly changing environment Develop a better understanding of the campus as a workplace and culture Share experiences with others about how campuses are adapting and adjusting to the new reality Create new personal networks and networking...
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2018 MMI Overview

Donna M. Bourassa Mid-Level Management Institute
6 January 2018 - 3:00pm to 10 January 2018 - 12:00pm
Location: Chicago, IL, USA Going into its 20th year, the Donna M. Bourassa Mid-Level Management Institute is an ACPA signature educational program for those desiring to understand their authentic leadership, strengthen their capacities and understand self and organizational dynamics in order to lead well. The Institute, named for Donna Bourassa, Ed.D. former Associate Executive Director of ACPA, is a successful professional development resource to hundreds of colleagues in the student affairs profession. Features Dynamic curriculum focused on identifying the complexities facing higher...
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2018 Leadership Educators Institute

9 December 2018 (All day) to 11 December 2018 (All day)
December 09 – December 11, 2018 Orlando, FL The Leadership Educators Institute provides an opportunity for leadership practitioners and scholars to engage in active learning and dialogue to assist with program and leadership course development. Leadership is an integral competency for our profession. The leadership development of our institutions’ students is an important and ongoing process that requires commitment from both students and staff. Student affairs professionals and other university administrators play an essential role in coordinating, shaping, and evaluating the leadership...