Congratulations to the 2017 NIRSA award recipients!

Both NIRSA and the field of collegiate recreation are made great by the passion, drive, and dedication of some truly amazing individuals and institutions. So each year, NIRSA is excited to have the chance to

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February 27, 2017|Categories: Awards, conference, honor award, leadership, Member Benefits, NIRSA, volunteer|

Campus recreation is a valuable partner on campus and beyond

As 2016 came to a close so too did my term as Chair of the CHEMA Steering Committee. Reflecting, I was struck by how far NIRSA and campus recreation have come in strengthening our external

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You can now get your hands on the gear NIRSA staff wears at conference

“Where can I get one of those?” It’s a question NIRSA Headquarters staff members—smartly dressed in cool NIRSA gear—are used to hearing every year at the NIRSA Annual Conference & Campus Rec and Wellness Expo.

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February 17, 2017|Categories: apparel, leadership, marketing, Member Benefits, NIRSA, Special Events|

Breaking news: a concussions roundtable will be part of the program

NIRSA is excited to announce a late addition to the NIRSA 2017 Annual Conference program! Attendees will now have an opportunity to participate in a roundtable discussion about concussions.
As mentioned in a recent article with

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Announcing the new Leadership Community of Practice online community and resource library

NIRSA is committed to supporting the development of #GreatLeaders and the NIRSA Leadership Commission is excited to announce the newly created and populated Leadership Community of Practice!
Because leadership development is a consistent component of the

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Resources to promote social justice on campus–complexities of race, gender, and identity

On behalf of NIRSA’s Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Commission, I invite you to take some time this week to review the resources below. Whether you choose to integrate them into an upcoming staff training or

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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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Resources to promote social justice on campus–privilege and “bathroom bills”

On behalf of NIRSA’s Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Commission, I invite you to take some time this week to review the resources below. Whether you choose to integrate them into an upcoming staff training or

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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|

Support NIRSA’s invaluable member resource: The Institutional Data Set

The NIRSA Foundation is excited to continue its support of the NIRSA Institutional Data Set (IDS)! As many of you may know, the IDS recently opened for data collection for the 2015–2016 school year. NIRSA

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January 9, 2017|Categories: Member Benefits, Membership, NIRSA, NIRSA Foundation, Research, resources|