ACPA/NAFSA/NASPA Webinar: Engaging International Students in Higher Education with Dr. Eric Archer & Rachal Etshim

Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development
6 February 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
We are excited to invite Commission members to our ACPA/NASPA/NAFSA Webinar: Engaging International Students in Higher Education with D. Eric Archer & Rachal Etshim February 6 @ 1 PM EST FREE to members of ACPA's Commission for Global Dimensions of Student Development (E-mail for a coupon code & registration instructions) This live briefing examines current best practices for engaging international students in postsecondary education. Our discussions will focus on several key topics related to international student inclusion including: characteristic patterns of...
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Presidential Symposium on Racism, Recovery, and Racial Justice

22 January 2018 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Co-Sponsored by ACPA and ASHE Hosted by the USC Race and Equity Center REGISTER HERE DATE AND TIME January 22, 2018 On-site event: 10am-5pm PST Live steaming: 10am-2pm PST (1pm-5pm EST) Graduate degree programs and student affairs divisions are encouraged to gather students and/or colleagues to watch the live stream. The virtual engagement experience will include discussion questions and other resources. SPEAKERS Stephen John Quaye Miami University ACPA President Lori Patton Davis Indiana University ASHE President Shaun R. Harper University of Southern California ASHE Past President LOCATION...
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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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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...

Research Roundtable: Dr. Ryan Wells

Coalition for (Dis)Ability
15 November 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Research Roundtable: Dr. Ryan Wells Join the Coalition for (Dis)Ability in our first Research Roundtable, as we invite Dr. Ryan Wells to discuss current topics and important research regarding disability, ability, and higher education. Dr. Wells currently is an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Policy, Research, and Administration at University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Dr. Wells investigates questions of college access, equity, and success for underrepresented and/or under-researched groups. Recent research includes the ways that socioeconomic status, disability, and...

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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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...
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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 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...

Webinar: The Future of Higher Education: a panel discussion about the next 5-10 years

Commission for Administrative Leadership
4 October 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Join the Commission on Administrative Leadership in a conversation about the potential future of Higher Education (5-15 years in the future). Topics will include: changes in federal/state laws/policy; institutional budgets; aging infrastructure (buildings) and the challenge in upkeep; enrollment numbers; and increased student debt/dependence on loans. Panelists include: Roger "Mitch" Nasser Jr, PhD / Assistant Professor; Higher Education Program Chair, Educational Leadership Lindenwood University Julie Payne-Kirchmeier, PhD, CASP Associate Vice President and Chief of Staff Northwestern...