In Memoriam–Richard Basil Caple

In Memoriam - Richard Basil Caple

December 25, 1930 – January 30, 2019

ACPA-College Student Educators International joins higher education and student affairs colleagues in mourning the passing of Richard (Dick) Basil Caple, Ed.D., former editor of ACPA’s Journal of College Student Development and past president of the Missouri College Personnel Association, on Wednesday, 30 January, 2019. Our condolences and best wishes are extended to Dr. Caple’s family, friends, and members of the University of Missouri, where he was Professor Emeritus.

NCAA Graduate Student Research Grant Program Taking Applications

The NCAA Research Committee invites research proposals within the general topic areas of student-athlete psychosocial well-being and college athletics participation. Research grants are available for current graduate students currently enrolled at NCAA member institutions and are intended to support the student during the 2018-19 academic year while conducting research to be used for a doctoral dissertation, master’s thesis or external publication. Awards for these one-time research grants are set at a maximum of $7,500.

Call for Proposals: Senior Scholars Grant Program


ACPA—College Student Educators International and the ACPA Senior Scholars announce a new research grant initiative.

Practicioners and faculty are invited to submit proposals on original scholarship and research efforts designed to study critical issues impacting student affairs and/or higher education systems. Potential topics include, but are not limited to,