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Pac-12 directors stop by NIRSA Headquarters during their summer business meetings

By Kevin Marbury and Keli Kuykendall

The Pac-12 campus recreation directors met in Eugene, Oregon last week to kick off their 2015 summer business meetings. The directors held a number of meetings at the University of Oregon campus and toured the new U of O Student Recreation Center—the $51 million expansion project includes a new […]

By | 2016-10-29T00:02:34+00:00 May 20, 2015|Categories: NIRSA Headquarters|Tags: , , , , |

NIRSA website update: “never waste the opportunities offered by a good crisis”

By Keli Kuykendall

This maxim, attributed to the Italian philosopher Nicolò Machiavelli, has become something of a mantra for NIRSA Headquarters over the past several weeks, as we have worked to restore content and resolve functionality to the NIRSA website experience.


By | 2016-10-29T00:04:34+00:00 March 13, 2015|Categories: NIRSA Headquarters, Technology|Tags: |

NIRSA website update: a story of teamwork, databases, and an errant bit

By Cory Granholm

It’s hard to believe, but just a few months ago NIRSA very quietly, and with very little fanfare, won an award for its website, The award itself is a small glass monolith sitting here on my desk. It was presented to us last September from ASI, the company that develops our association […]

By | 2016-10-29T00:07:07+00:00 December 18, 2014|Categories: NIRSA Headquarters, Technology|