Contribute to the NASPA Foundation and Get an Awesome Button!
With the 2018 Annual Conference happening in just a few weeks, I wanted to take a quick moment at highlight the NASPA Foundation.
Incentivizing Full Participation in Civic Engagement
There are many reasons students choose to attend a community college. Cheaper tuition and flexible scheduling rank high in decision-making processes. Many community college students are balancing complex schedules involving work and family responsibilities to complement their study schedule, which may be done during the weekend, at night, or online. At Salt Lake Community College (SLCC), 70% of our students work while they attend school; part of the reason why this is possible is that we offer classes at 10 different campuses around the Salt Lake Valley at a variety of times, as well as online classes.
Free SAPAA and LLC Webinar this Thursday!
Student Affairs Partnering with Academic Affairs (SAPAA) Knowledge Community (KC) Living Learning Communities (LLC) Working Group is sponsoring a FREE webinar this Thursday!
Lend your voice to something bigger than yourself
The 2018 Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement Meeting (CLDE18), being held June 6-9, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Orange County, in Anaheim, California, offers an opportunity for student affairs professionals, faculty, community partners, and students, to participate in discourse around the fundamentals of democracy and gain inspiration from our featured speakers to take back to your campus community. #CLDE18 will rejuvenate your passion for activating your students to be the change they want to see in the world.
Join the SAPAA Leadership Team – VACANCIES for terms beginning March 2018
The SAPAA KC benefits from a diverse, talented and committed team of leaders. We are seeking interest for a couple of vacancies for 2-year terms from March 2018-March 2020.
A Note from your Regional Director
Happy New Year! I hope that you had a restful, meaningful, and enjoyable holiday break and season. Hopefully you had a chance to rejuvenate for 2018! As the new semesters and quarters begin I wanted to give you a quick update on some of the activities that have been occurring within the Region and beyond.