The reach of campus communities now extends well beyond campus gates, and higher education now works within a global framework. NASPA’ globalism efforts encourage members, both here and abroad, to expand thinking around students and practitioners as global citizens. This focus area aggregates what Knowledge Communities, NASPA events, and writing and research opportunities that will strengthen your knowledge base in this area. NASPA provides ample opportunities for involvement and support which enables growth and understanding in the student affairs and services profession.

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Initiatives & Awards

NASPA's continues to expand internationally through various initiatives.

International Student Affairs Study tour
Biennial international tour to study student affairs and services in other countries.
NASPA International Symposium
Yearly 1.5 day pre-conference workshop that proceed NASPA's annual conference.
NASPA International Student Services Institute
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NISSI is a dynamic, comprehensive professional development program to provide student service staff with competencies.
Global Learning Consulting Services
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Keeling & Associates (K&A) has partnered with NASPA-Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education to provide Global Learning Consulting

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  • Notes & Coffee: September 18 - 24

    Catch up on this week’s trending student affairs and higher ed news, including: What does the end of Obama’s Title IX guidance mean for colleges; How campus sexual assault became so politicized; Online abroad, and beyond Title IX reach?; Consistency vs. ethnic studies; Who is blocking campus speakers now?

    Posted on September 24, 2017 at 09:01 AM by NASPA Blog
  • Notes & Coffee: September 11 - 17

    Catch up on this week’s trending student affairs and higher ed news, including: Student voices: DACA students worry about "really tough times" ahead; California leaders pledge $30M for young immigrants; How can colleges better serve adult students; Long wait for loan forgiveness; Transfer students still lose lots of credits.

    Posted on September 17, 2017 at 10:43 AM by NASPA Blog
  • Notes & Coffee: September 4 - 10

    Catch up on this week’s trending student affairs and higher ed news, including: DeVos to replace Obama-era sexual assault guidelines; Trump ends DACA; For students imperiled by Trump’s DACA rollback, a scramble for answers; Even with affirmative action, Blacks and Hispanics are more underrepresented at top colleges than 35 years ago; Diversity is up at 2-year colleges.

    Posted on September 10, 2017 at 09:38 AM by NASPA Blog
  • NASPA calls on Congress to save DACA

    Today, the Trump administration announced their decision to revoke the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) protections after a six-month wind-down. We are deeply concerned about the impact this decision has on the hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants who were brought to this country as children. Many of these young people are enrolled at our colleges and universities or have dreams of entering higher education to create new opportunities for their future. We remain troubled about today’s decision and the inconsistent messages about the administration's support for our Nation’s “Dreamers.”

    Posted on September 5, 2017 at 02:04 PM by NASPA Blog

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