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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UREC at the University of Arkansas celebrates Love Yourself Week

This past Valentine’s Day week, students at the University of Arkansas had the opportunity to participate in a variety of healthy and mindful activities designed to remind everyone in the UA community to love and

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February 17, 2017|Categories: Events, health & wellbeing, marketing, Member Spotlight, Membership, NIRSA, strategic values|

Make the most out of National Nutrition Month this coming March

A version of this article first appeared on the fitDEGREE blog
Some people have the misconception that they can’t maintain a balanced diet during their undergraduate and graduate years. College is often the first time students

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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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Abuzz with conference excitement

Coming to you from the University of New Hampshire’s newly renovated Hamel Student Recreation Center, above an alumni dinner for more than 650 people, I take a few minutes to share what I am looking

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Don’t miss NIRSA 2017’s standalone panel on creating a culture of wellbeing

NIRSA is always eager to support the innovative and value-driven work of our members, but it’s particularly exciting when we get to promote that work on our association’s biggest stage: our Annual Conference. The 2017

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February 7, 2017|Categories: conference, health and wellbeing, networking, NIRSA, strategic values|

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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Reflection and opportunity as we head to the NIRSA 2017 Conference

It’s hard to believe that the 2017 NIRSA Annual Conference & Campus Rec and Wellness Expo is in just a few short weeks. That familiar buzz of excitement and anticipation is already palpable throughout the NIRSA

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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 officials spotlight: Steven Anderson

No matter how many NBA games or internationally-acclaimed tournaments Steve Anderson officiates, he can be found at the University of Central Florida at the start of every fall. Steve is one of the most successful

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