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 education news that 3 key takeaways from the Supreme Court’s decision on race-conscious admissions; prisoners get a ‘second chance Pell’; a new push to ban violent athletes; scaling up OER; reassessing a redesign of community colleges; and Dr. Andrew Morse, of NASPA’s RPI, offers his take on the Fisher case.
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Catch up on this week’s student affairs and higher education news that includes a call from the U.S. Dept. of Ed. to shut down a controversial accreditor of for-profit institutions; a major new community college initiative focused on increasing access through leveraging OERs; a request from the White House to reconsider using criminal history as part of the college admissions process; one woman’s dream to help undocumented immigrants find college scholarships; and heartfelt condolences to the Valencia CC community, which mourns the loss of seven students in the Orlando attack.
Unless you have completely unplugged from social media or the news over the past two weeks, it would have been hard to escape the aftermath of the sexual assault case against former Stanford student Brock Turner. Hear from Jill Dunlap, director of equity, inclusion, and violence prevention at NASPA, about the many complex implications of the case, and about the role of student affairs professionals in working towards prevention.