NCC Online: Mental Health & Diminishing Resources
This installment of NCC Online focuses on the current state of mental health services at community colleges and explores strategies for supporting students with student affairs and health education practitioners. As open access institutions, community colleges must be able to serve a wide range of students and provide support for their success, both academically and personally. Join us as we discuss strategies to do so, even amid budget cuts and uncertain funding.
Academic and Student Affairs Collaboration
2016 Region II Community College Professional of the Year, Dr. Bernard Polnariev, has published a book on collaborations between Academics and Student Affairs.
Come Talk About It
Lynette Cook-Francis, co-chair and faculty for the Region II Mid-Manager's Institute, discusses utilizing Intergroup Dialogue in order to facilitate discussions following the 2016 elections.
Update from the Regional Director
Check out the December update from Regional Director, Kathy Woughter.
DIALOGUE AND DELIBERATION FOR A BETTER GREEK COMMUNITY
Earlier this month, we convened a subgroup of our campus community – fraternity and sorority members - in a conversation about shaping the future of Greek life on our campus. Our 38 chapters were asked to send at least two members to participate, which resulted in about 75 members, representing diverse chapters – some cultural and faith-based, some with only 1 or 2 members, some new chapters and some with a 30-year history, and all from multiple governing councils.
Going Green at #NASPA17
As we all prepare for the upcoming NASPA Annual Conference in San Antonio, the Sustainability Knowledge Community would like to share some environmentally-friendly action steps that can be taken before and during your conference experience.