The Photo Project: Framing reflection from hands and feet
The Photo Project is an ongoing series of posts that will utilize story telling to highlight how social class shows up in the academy.
Both my grandfathers were farmers. My PawPaw, my maternal grandfather, tended fields of rice and soybeans. My PaPa, my paternal grandfather, was a cattleman. Both of my grandmothers also worked on the homestead, doing both physical and mental labor, including serving as the “bookkeepers” and “cooks” for the farms. My MaMa, my paternal grandmother, was the only one of my four grandparents to graduate from high school, the very high school I later attended and graduated from.
Engage! Options for Advocacy for Student Affairs Professionals
No matter your position, title, or area of expertise, as a student affairs professional there are a myriad of ways you can – and should – engage in public policy conversations for the benefit of you, your students, and your institution. While advocacy in public policy can seem like a tricky topic, in this post NASPA Director of Policy Research and Advocacy, Teri Lyn Hinds, will lay out some key terms and specific examples of how both individuals and institutions can engage in advocacy.
Relevancy for Adult Learners in Student Activities
Adult Learners and Student Activities, Programs that are a Good Fit
Beyond Recycling: Reframing Sustainability As A Social Justice Issue
Due to the ever-changing complexities of our global climate and our current campuses, it is essential to consider sustainability as a subject that addresses multiple interconnected human issues such as racial injustice, gender equality, distribution of wealth, integrity, food security, holistic wellness, and community service.
Apply for the 2018-2020 NPGS Leadership Team!
We are seeking new professionals and graduate students (both master's and doctoral) to apply for leadership opportunities on the 2018-2020 New Professionals and Graduate Student Knowledge Community (NPGS KC) Leadership Team! Specifically, we would like to help you #MakeYourMark in the NPGS KC in 2018-2020!
The Adult Learners and Students with Children KC offers year three of Outstanding Excellence Awards
It is time to apply for the ALSC KC Research Grant, Outstanding Student Parent Program, or Outstanding Adult Learner Program