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NASPA perspective on pending tax bills and PROSPER Act
We are disheartened and disappointed that Congress is moving major legislation to floor votes without adequate time for thorough review and analysis. When legislation reforming both our tax code and the landscape of postsecondary education in our country is rushed, not only are Congressional members prevented from thoroughly reviewing legislation before being required to vote on it, but associations representing the interests of citizens and students are kept from contributing the voices of their members.
Notes & Coffee: December 4 - 10
Catch up on this week’s trending student affairs and higher ed news, including: GOP seeks to shift accountability for colleges; How the House and Senate bills affect higher ed; Higher ed reauthorization on campus sexual assaults; “Holding space” for victims of harassment; New York’s free-college program comes with a big catch: students who fall off track risk losing their scholarships.
Challenges and Lessons from the Dungy Leadership Institute
Heather C. Lou shares the challenges and lessons learned at the Dungy Leadership Institute from the perspective of a queer, disabled, Asian, Multiracial womxn of color working professionally in student affairs.
Notes & Coffee: November 27 - December 3
Catch up on this week’s trending student affairs and higher ed news, including: Senate passes tax bill with major implications for higher ed; GOP begins rewrite of federal aid laws; Net Neutrality rollback concerns colleges; A call to reform undergraduate education; Is DeVos devaluing degrees?
#GivingTuesday – Your Gift’s Impact on Student Affairs
Gifts to the NASPA Foundation this #GivingTuesday support aspiring and practicing student affairs professionals from across the globe. Learn about the scholarships, grants and awards that you make possible through gifts to the NASPA Foundation. Last year, the support of NASPA members on this day enabled us to increase both our Innovation Grants and Rhatigan Fellowship Scholarship offerings.