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#AFAAM 2017: Reflections

Dear AFA Colleagues,

I’ve taken some time since the close of the Annual Meeting to think about everything that took place in Atlanta. While this was probably one of the most challenging meetings I’ve attended since I began attending the #AFAAM I’ve learned quite a bit. 1,871 more words

The Realities of Competing For Student Time in the 21st Century

Now, more than ever, residence life professionals are competing for students’ time. Technological change has brought about a revolution of choice for self directing one’s learning and a multitude options for one’s use of free time. 427 more words

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Dealing with Non-Academic Issues: The Student Experience Committee

Among the Standing Committees of the Academic Council is the Student Experience Committee, which deals with non-academic issues faced by students at AUW. Current committee members include co-chairs Professor Lina Kassem and Ms. 222 more words

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The First 90 Days: SAGrad Transition to SAPro

You have made it. You are in your first position as a Student Affairs professional. You have secured your necessary degrees, packed your belongings, and made the journey to your new institution. 1,224 more words

Summer Internship Search

As many SA Grads (and future SA Grads) begin their search for a summer internship, I thought I would share a few of my thoughts and experiences on my search that I completed in spring 2015. 400 more words

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Condolences to Nicole Dekker, Cathy Noviskey

GRCC extends condolences to Nicole Dekker, of Staff Development, and Cathy Noviskey, of Student Affairs, upon the death of their grandfather and father-in-law on Monday, Nov. 24 more words

Emergency Notifications, Texting, and the FCC

Since 1990, federal law has required colleges and universities to have a notification system for emergencies such as natural disasters, active shooters, bomb threats and more.   458 more words