Transferable skills: how Kimmi Sterner found success beyond recreation

No one was more surprised than Kimmi Sterner when the enthusiastic NIRSA member, fitness professional, and former NIRSA Student Leader found herself pursuing a path that led her away from campus recreation.
It had been her

A thank you to NIRSA Foundation scholarship and stipend applicants

It was a record-breaking season for NIRSA Foundation scholarships and stipends! Thank you to everyone who applied. After accounting for completeness and eligibility, we received the following qualified applications this year: 118 student applications, 99

USC Aiken is fostering leadership and lifestyles that are Healthy 4 Life

University of South Carolina Aiken is a small program with about 3,400 students, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t taking big steps in inspiring healthy lifestyles for students, faculty, and community members. USC Aiken relies

Present at the 2018 Emerging Recreational Sports Leaders Conference

The 2018 Emerging Recreational Sports Leaders Conference Program Committee is now accepting presentation proposals! The Program Committee—composed of me, Charles Judkins, Director, Wellness and Recreation Florida International University; Anja Shelton, Coordinator of Recreation Operations at Austin Peay

Emerging Rec Sports Leaders Conference 2018: make every connection matter

For the first time in over 10 years, the Emerging Recreational Sports Leaders Conference (ERSLC) will venture back to Miami to visit the campus of Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus on January 18–20, 2018.
With

One week left to apply for NIRSA Foundation scholarships and stipends

There are just seven days left to apply for NIRSA Foundation scholarships and stipends! The application deadline is Tuesday, October 17.
For 2018, there are 43 student and 19 professional scholarship opportunities, as well as 30