I am excited to welcome all my campus recreation colleagues back to school. If you’re on the semester system, you are probably already in the swing of things; those of us at schools on the
I’ve been thinking a lot about the importance of communication. I was fortunate to recently take part in the Member Network Summer Meeting in Phoenix and observed the strength of our governance model in action. Seeing
What are we doing, as an association of professionals, to evolve collegiate recreation to meet the needs of emerging professionals? The next generation of professionals—millennials—are the future of our historic organization and Gen Z is
What does it mean to you to be a higher education professional? From your lens, what’s your vision for NIRSA’s role in supporting your work to advance and impact student success on your campus?
“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” – Maya Angelou
As I re-read the quote I used
Whew! The NIRSA Annual Conference for 2019 is over and it’s time to get back to doing what we do day in and day out: supporting a health and wellbeing revolution by serving our students
GRAT•I•TUDE n.: a feeling or expression of being thankful; to appreciate what one has.
Maybe it’s the Thanksgiving holiday and maybe because it’s NIRSA Awards season, but I find the fall a great time each year
“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” —Seneca (also lyrics from the Semisonic anthem “Closing Time”)
For many of us, the semester is starting up again, and students are arriving back on campus or
Whew! It is hot outside! I hope you all are doing your best to stay hydrated and cool during this intense heat over much of the country. For you lucky folks not affected by it,
Summertime…I love this time of year. I love being outdoors more, the feel of the sun on my skin, being in water, and even the work that comes from having a garden and flower beds.