Canada is now a distinct part of NIRSA’s regional structure

Earlier this week, the NIRSA Board of Directors took the final step required by the Association’s Regional Composition Policy—which was approved by member vote in recent elections—and with the passing of a Board resolution they

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February 10, 2017|Categories: bylaws, canada, Membership, networking, NIRSA, regions|

NIRSA bylaws amended by member vote in NIRSA’s 2017 elections

With widespread approval—over 93%— NIRSA professional members passed the proposed amendments to the NIRSA Bylaws. With 30% of eligible voters participating, NIRSA’s 2017 elections successfully came to a close on January 30.
The approved amendments to

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February 2, 2017|Categories: bylaws, canada, Elections, global perspective, leadership, Membership, NIRSA, regions, Uncategorized|

Don’t forget to vote in NIRSA’s 2017 elections

NIRSA’s 2017 elections are underway. Members who were eligible to vote should have received their ballot invitations by email from help@election-america.com on January 18.
In addition to electing volunteer leadership for their regions and for the

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NIRSA 2017 elections are underway

NIRSA’s 2017 elections launched today. Members who were eligible to vote should have received their ballot invitations by email from help@election-america.com.
In addition to electing volunteer leadership for their regions and for the NIRSA Board of

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January 18, 2017|Categories: board of directors, bylaws, Elections, leadership, Member Benefits, member network, NIRSA|

Vote on proposed amendments to the NIRSA Bylaws

NIRSA’s professional members and the Student Leadership Team will have the opportunity to vote on proposed changes to the NIRSA Bylaws during the 2017 NIRSA Elections taking place January 18–30. The 2016–2017 NIRSA Bylaws Committee

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December 14, 2016|Categories: bylaws, Elections, leadership, NIRSA|

NIRSA Board’s Midyear meetings and the WCCRC Conference were huge successes

Recently, the NIRSA Board of Directors gathered at the University of Victoria in British Columbia for their midyear meetings. The Board gathers for these meetings each year at or near a different member institution in

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November 3, 2016|Categories: board of directors, bylaws, canada, leadership, Membership, NIRSA, volunteer|

Proposed NIRSA Bylaws changes will make the Association more nimble

The NIRSA Board of Directors
Like many professional associations, NIRSA uses a regional structure to facilitate engagement among members and potential members at a local, geographically convenient level. Throughout NIRSA’s history, the regional structures have been

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