The Alcohol, Other Drugs Prevention Focus Area highlights the continued challenges facing higher education when it comes to substance abuse on campuses. Bringing together the resources of Knowledge Communities, specialized conferences, and in-depth research the AOD focus area is committed to providing student affairs practitioners with the tools necessary to effectively deal with these challenges.
This updated set of Professional Competency Areas is intended to define the broad professional knowledge, skills, and, in some cases, attitudes expected of student affairs professionals regardless of their…Buy
Decisions Matter is an innovative guide designed to help novice student affairs professionals develop effective decision-making skills. Written by seasoned student affairs educators and practitioners, this book contains a…Buy
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Catch up on this week’s student affairs and higher ed news including race-conscious admissions policies after ‘Fisher’; report emphasizes institutional change before initiative; top concerns for higher education leaders across the globe; aid deadlines hurt low-income students; and looking under the hood of competency-based education.
“The expert in anything was once a beginner. Serving as a NASPA summer intern has provided the experience, resources and mentors to push me closer to the expert I always knew I could be," remarks Briana Cresswell, NASPA Graduate Summer Intern. Meet all of NASPA's talented summer student interns.
From time to time, rethinking and reimagining our groups is necessary to staying relevant and vibrant. One Colorado campus shares their experience in the process.
NASPA is not only our professional home, but also a place where excellence and innovation are recognized. The NASPA Excellence Awards provide an opportunity to showcase a successful program or initiative in one of eleven categories crucial to the success of students and the continued growth of the student affairs profession.