Virtual Sessions from 7 January-19 February 2021
Going into its 23rd year, the Donna M. Bourassa Mid-Level Management Institute is an ACPA signature educational program for those who have been in the student affairs field for five or more years or are a departmental director. The Institute guides those desiring to grow 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.
This year, MMI is going virtual! Join us for 5 sessions:
- Thursday, 7 January 2021, 5:00 - 7:00pm ET (2:00 - 4:00pm PT)
- Friday, 8 January 2021, 1:30 - 3:30pm ET (10:30am - 12:30pm PT)
- Friday, 22 January 2021, 1:30 - 3:30pm ET (10:30am - 12:30pm PT)
- Friday, 5 February 2021, 1:30 - 3:30pm ET (10:30am - 12:30pm PT)
- Friday, 19 February 2021, 1:30 - 3:30pm ET (10:30am - 12:30pm PT)
Dynamic curriculum focused on identifying the complexities facing higher education and the student affairs profession and providing the resources to effect positive change.
A highly interactive and engaging learning environment including individual and group activities, panels, presentations, case studies and small and large group discussions.
A cohort model supports personal and professional transformation and connections with colleagues after the Institute.
In depth discussions and reflections facilitated through mentor groups.
Each year a reception is hosted at the ACPA Annual Convention for all past participants.
Please note: MMI reaches full capacity each year. Don’t wait until it is too late to register!
The Institute is designed for professionals who have been in the student affairs field for five (5) or more years. Departmental directors who have fewer than five years’ experience are also eligible to register for the Institute.
Vice President for Student Affairs at Rollins College
Assistant Vice President of Enrollment and Student Services and Assistant Professor at Samuel Merritt University
Director of Global Experiences and Academic Advisor at the University of Iowa
Rosemary (Rosie) Perez
Assistant Professor and Division Head of Higher Education at Iowa State University
Angela D. Simmons
Vice Chancellor for Student Development at the University of South Carolina Beaufort