"Opportunities will come to those who make connections within the field and when those opportunities come your way you want to be prepared with the knowledge and work ethic to be successful," says Jordin Williams.
Teri’s current position is director of Campus Recreation at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. She sees the core competencies as a road map to help navigate her professional development and focus.
The integration of wellbeing across campuses is an exciting trend in campus recreation and Stacy Connell is one NIRSA member taking her experience in the profession into other spaces of campus wellbeing efforts.
Paul Wilson, retired director of intramural rec sports at the University of Oklahoma, has deep roots with NIRSA and has been curating Association history as NIRSA Historian since 2003.
Kimmi Sterner’s story exemplifies the findings of the White Paper “Considering the Impact of Participation and Employment of Students in Campus Activities and Collegiate Recreation on the Development of the Skills Employers Desire Most.”
USC Aiken relies on collaboration to create a culture of wellbeing, and Campus Rec & Wellness is one of the driving forces for integrating holistic wellness and leadership development in an intentional and sustainable way.
Ross’ presentation "It’s on You" will address taking initiative—a relevant leadership quality for NIRSA members working in every capacity.
Aron's inspirational story of survival will get the NIRSA family—especially our members involved in outdoor rec—ready to "Elevate Your Path" at NIRSA 2018.
Colleges and universities across North America are playing a leading role promoting health and wellbeing among their students and even into their communities. York University in Toronto, Ontario is having an impact on the fitness and lifestyle of more than just its students. Serving 53,000 students, York University is the third largest school in Canada […]
David Davenport—currently the Director of University Recreation and Chief Diversity Officer at Austin Peay State University—has a history of seizing opportunities. The NIRSA Foundation has a history of creating them.