The US Department of Labor announced December 1 they will appeal the preliminary injunction that halted the implementation of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime rules changes.
November’s #RecChat “Competitive Sports” brought up some great conversation from some very enthusiastic tweeters. Many recreation professionals were happy to engage in the discussion, which covered a variety of topics.
Serving on one of the many NIRSA committees and work teams is a great way to give back, gain fluency in a particular topic, and network with colleagues beyond your campus.
Submit a presentation proposal now for the 2017 Institute to teach others about the latest trends and best practices in collegiate sport clubs.
On November 22, a U.S. District Court judge issued a preliminary injunction delaying the original December 1 start date of the Department of Labor’s Fair Labor Standard Act.
Students and young professionals, the 2017 ERSL Conference is for you! Don’t miss this opportunity to listen, discuss, and engage with peers as well as some of the most dedicated professionals in collegiate recreation!
NIRSA institutional member Georgia Tech believes the integration of physical activity programs with work on mental health, physical health, etc. is important to the development of today’s college student’s lifelong goals related to wellbeing.
Conduct a comprehensive audit by investing in the new ‘Best Practices’ Risk Assessment Tool developed by SportRisk.
Join us in welcoming our new professional, student, institutional and associate members who are now part of the NIRSA community. The following members joined NIRSA as of November 17, 2016.
Staff training fulfills two priorities. Priority #1 fulfils the job/in-service training required to perform a specific job. Priority #2 fulfils the professional development training objectives that develop more well-rounded members of your team.
Registration for the 2017 NIRSA School of Collegiate Recreation Level II, presented by Life Fitness will open on December 7. The institute will take place from May 21–25 in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
The NIRSA Community Service Project has been a wonderful tradition at the NIRSA Annual Conference for the past six years. The 2017 event is taking place on Tuesday, February 21 from 7:00am-2:00pm.
Join fellow collegiate recreation supporters on November 29 as the NIRSA Foundation aims to score a triple-double appeal on #GivingTuesday.
Certain NIRSA resources and web services will be intermittently unavailable during database upgrades [RESOLVED]
Latest update: November 30, 10:30pm Pacific. NIRSA has begun upgrading the Association’s database software. While these updates are in process, certain NIRSA web services and resources will be unavailable.
Jessica Whitt, Assistant Director of Fitness Services and Instruction at Washington State University’s University Recreation, will follow her passion for teaching fitness by coaching at the first Pink Gloves Boxing training camp in Dubai this coming December.
The Association is currently recruiting for a variety of volunteer leadership positions. Consider using your talents to help shape the future of NIRSA!
On November 15, NIRSA changed the RSJ subscription process so that members are now asked to select the version of the RSJ that they wish to receive—either online, print, or both.
Whether you work in the fields of aquatics, fitness, wellness, or recreation facilities, this event is for you! The NIRSA Triventure is an incredible professional development opportunity for everyone in the recreation profession.
This month's edition of #RecChat will move back to Twitter where you can tune in for a great session about competitive sports. We'll be focusing on intramural sports, sport clubs, and other sports programming.
NIRSA’s club basketball league is getting ready for an exciting season! The league gives students the chance to participate in conference division play devoted to facilitating good competition between club teams in their area.