NIRSA member spotlight: Alex Accetta, Portland State University

When Alex Accetta was recruited by Portland State University, it was to work with academic and arts groups, and a small program called student recreation. He’d been working for a while in student affairs—admissions at Willamette Law School, student activities at Marist College, and policy analysis at the Institute for Higher Education among other […]

By |2017-07-16T08:20:19-07:00October 5, 2015|Categories: Leadership, Member Spotlight|

Progress in motion: 3,200 leaders in rec moved our values forward

NIRSA members from the United States, Canada, and Mexico packed their bags and made their way to Texas this spring for the express purpose of furthering the collegiate recreation profession. The 66th NIRSA Annual Conference & Recreational Sports Expo took place from March 30–April 2 in […]

Maureen McGonagle is the 2015 NIRSA Honor Award recipient

By Tom Kirch and Nazifa Islam

The NIRSA Honor Award Committee is excited to announce that Maureen “Moe” McGonagle has been selected as the recipient of the 2015 NIRSA Honor Award! The NIRSA Honor Award is the most prestigious honor bestowed by our Association. It is awarded annually and celebrates a NIRSA member who has […]

By |2017-01-25T12:33:49-08:00January 29, 2015|Categories: Awards, Leadership|Tags: , , , |