On April 1, the NIRSA Foundation confirmed the appointment of Dr. Bob Barcelona, Chair of the Department of Recreation Management and Policy at the University of New Hampshire, as the new Editor-in-Chief of the Recreational
NIRSA’s Institutional Data Set (IDS), the benchmarking resource for professional members, is scheduled to close so a robust set of upgrades and revisions can be completed. Most notably, all facilities data have been revised in
The NIRSA Research & Assessment Committee is currently accepting proposals for 2019 NIRSA Research Grants. Proposed research should align with the NIRSA Research Agenda and the NIRSA 2018-2021 Strategic Plan. Additional consideration may be given
Boston in February may have been chilly, but the NIRSA family arrived at NIRSA 2019 with warm hearts, open minds, and generous spirits. The Annual Giving Campaign surrounding the Annual Conference is the NIRSA Foundation’s
On Thursday, April 18 at 12:00pm Eastern Time, NIRSA will be hosting a “2018 NIRSA Financial Year in Review” webinar. Save the date on your calendar and plan to join me—NIRSA’s Senior Director of Finance, NIRSA President Designee
×Update, March 5: This article has be updated to clarify where award recipients will be archived on the NIRSA website.
NIRSA and the entire field of collegiate recreation are made great by the passion, drive, and
As a campus rec professional, you and your staff are on the front line of student success. You demonstrate your commitment every day by establishing a welcoming environment for all. You create space and time
Preparing students to be future leaders is a primary aspect of the campus recreation profession. Every day, professionals in campus recreation departments are creating and managing recreational activities that research suggests may have a positive
Thank you to our donors, corporate partners, sponsors, and to the NIRSA family for making 2018 exceptional! Thanks to you, last year was a record year for the NIRSA Foundation. We were able to invest
Please join the NIRSA Foundation in celebrating the 2019 scholarship and travel stipend recipients! View the full list of recipients on our webpage dedicated to honoring current and past scholarship and travel stipend recipients.