Coronavirus Updates & Resources for Campus Recreation

Student Spotlight – Johnny Keefer


Johnny Keefer, current Facility Operations Graduate Assistant at Emporia State University (Emporia, KS), serves as the Student Leader for the State of Kansas. Though only beginning his first year at ESU, Johnny is already racking up the leadership opportunities. In addition to his role as Student State Leader, Johnny […]

Member Spotlight – Daniel Fragel


Serving as the Assistant Director of Recreation Services at Emporia State University (Emporia, KS), Daniel Fragel is the Region IV Member Representative for the state of Kansas. Through Daniel’s state leadership role, he also holds the title as Chair of the Communications Committee in our region. Before joining the […]

Region 4 Student Leader Applications


Applications are still open to become the Region 4 Student Leader. This student will help advance the goals of NIRSA, and student membership and participation in the region. They will also serve as a resource for students. The Regional Student Leader is a position that any student planning on staying in […]

Can campus recreation do more around intentional leadership development?

By Mila Padgett, Director of Campus Recreation and Wellness at the University of South Carolina Aiken and Melissa Longino, Director of Campus Recreation at the University of Dayton
As campus recreation professionals—whether we work in aquatics