We invite you to join us for the 2017 Region V Spring Conference "Big Leaders Under the Big Sky" at Rocky Mountain College in Billings, Montana March 31- April 1, 2017! Peer educators and advisors from across the region will gather to share, learn and inspire.
BACCHUS Region V invites you to submit a program proposal to present a 50-minute breakout session at our Spring Conference. Proposals from peer education groups and advisors are given preference. Proposals from other staff, faculty and prevention professionals are also welcome.
Registration is based on NASPA institutional or individual membership status. If your peer education group is part of a college or university that is an institutional member, you and your group can register as many advisors/students as you would like at the member rate. If you or your institution are not members, visit the Membership section of the NASPA website to learn about membership types. Registration is now open!Apply Now
NASPA Main Office
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 265-7500 ext. 1183
Program Questions/General Information
Email: [email protected]
Refunds will be given for cancellations, received in writing by March 17, 2017, less a $50.00 processing fee. In addition, a processing fee of $50.00 per registration will be charged for credit cards declined. We are unable to change payment methods after the initial payment is processed. With prior approval, anyone registered but who cannot attend may send a substitute. Substitution information must come in writing from the registered participant. The institutional membership status of the substitute must be the same as the registrant in order to have the same registration fee applied. Additional charges may apply if the membership status is not the same. The conference may be cancelled or postponed due to unforeseen circumstances. In this case, registration fees will be refunded; however, NASPA will not be responsible for additional costs, charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, and/or travel agencies. NASPA is not responsible for weather-related travel delays or other issues in regard to personal travel and no refunds will be given due to these occurrences.
NOTE: All requests for cancellation and refunds must be in writing to [email protected] Due to our food and beverage requirements, no refunds will be granted after March 24, 2016. Registration Questions? Contact the NASPA office at 202-265-7500 or via e-mail at [email protected]
There is limited availability for accommodations on campus at Rocky Mountain College's Rimview Hall. Rates are $25 per night per person. Rimview rooms are 4 bedroom suites with 1.5 bathrooms, living room and kitchenette. Linens, towels and toiletries are not provided. Please contact Shaydean Saye at 406-657-1051 to check on availability and make reservations.
A room block has also been secured at the Bestern Clocktower Inn. The Best Western Clocktower Inn provides breakfast and an aiport shuttle to/from Billings Logan International Airport.
Best Western Clocktower Inn
2511 1st Ave N, Billings, MT 59101
|101.99/ Double 114.99/ Queen|
Billings Logan International Airport
The submission form for Award Nominations is now open! The deadline to nominate an Oustanding Student, Outstanding Advisor, Oustanding Program, or Outstanding Peer Education Group is March 24, 2017.
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