KC's provide access to information and resources in a particular subject area, connecting members and facilitating the sharing of knowledge.
Welcome to the NASPA Knowledge Communities, which support lifelong learning in student affairs while allowing members to confirm their commitment to and passion for the profession through their common interests. I invite you to explore the most recent issue of the NASPA Knowledge Community Publication which exemplifies our focus of creating and sharing knowledge.
|Administrators in Graduate and Professional Student Services||View|
|Adult Learners and Students with Children||View|
|Alcohol and Other Drug||View|
|Asian Pacific Islanders||View|
|Assessment, Evaluation, and Research||View|
|Campus Safety and Violence Prevention||View|
|Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement||View|
|Disability Knowledge Community||View|
|Fraternity and Sorority||View|
|Gender and Sexuality||View|
|Men and Masculinities||View|
|New Professionals and Graduate Students||View|
|Off-Campus and Commuter Student Services||View|
|Orientation, Transition and Retention||View|
|Parent and Family Relations||View|
|Sexual and Relationship Violence Prevention, Education, and Response||View|
|Socioeconomic and Class Issues in Higher Education||View|
|Spirituality and Religion in Higher Education||View|
|Student Affairs Fundraising and External Relations||View|
|Student Affairs Partnering with Academic Affairs||View|
|Student Career Development||View|
|Student Leadership Programs||View|
|Undocumented Immigrants and Allies||View|
|Wellness and Health Promotion||View|
|Women in Student Affairs||View|
The Fraternity and Sorority Knowledge Community (FSKC) provides a forum for organizations and professionals working with fraternities and sororities to discuss the ideas and issues that can advance the field.
In preparation for the 2019 NASPA Annual Conference, the Fraternity and Sorority Knowledge Community (FSKC) developed a program guide designed to draw attendees’ attention to programs, events, and other information of particular interest to attendees looking to engage with the topics of fraternities and sororities.
Fraternity and Sorority professionals are experts at advising social fraternal organizations. But what about those organizations that are based around academic, professional, and other special interest group connections? This post from the NASPA Fraternity and Sorority Knowledge Community argues for the opportunities and needs for strong advising for those organizations as well.
Laura Anderton, Director of Sorority/Fraternity Life & Leadership at the University of South Dakota, shares how utilizing a strengths-based framework can help us understand student motivation and address behavioral issues.
Recognizing and combatting sexual violence is paramount to our work as higher education professionals, now during Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and all year round.
WISA is dedicated to highlighting the voices and stories of the womxn of NASPA. Consider writing for us!
Why I... The LKC Communications team has come up with an idea to showcase the LKC leadership team. We call it, the "Why I" series. We want to share with our Latinx/a/o community who members of the LKC leadership team are, our roles, and what inspired us to follow our career paths. Our goal is to increase the visibility of not just the LKC, but to the leaders who make the LKC what is to us all.
Apply for our open leadership positions and get more involved!
Assessment folks! The window for nominations is open for the 7th Annual NASPA AER KC Innovation Award. Winner(s) will receive free registration to the 2019 NASPA Assessment, Persistence, and Data Analytics Conference and a $500 travel stipend. This is a pretty cool award!
My daughter is five. As a #LatinaMamíScholar, a single Latina Mamí Scholar, I rely on my village, mi comunidad, mi familia for support. I realize more and more just how much my success is contingent upon the support of mi familia. Recently, I was asked by my campus Chief Diversity Equity and Inclusion Officer (CDEIO), on behalf of our Provost, if I was able to attend a professional development institute on supporting Latinx students with a couple other select campus members. I was initially intrigued and excited about the opportunity but then it set in...