News and updates related to NIRSA technologies or tech that can be applied to the profession.

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.

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

Introducing the new look of NIRSA Connect: the Community for Leaders in Collegiate Recreation

Over the past few months, some of our more savvy members may have noticed that how they connect with other NIRSA Members online has undergone some changes.

Now we proudly deliver an enhanced service as an improved member benefit: NIRSA Connect.

NIRSA Connect is built on responsive design […]

By | 2016-10-29T00:05:05+00:00 February 23, 2015|Categories: Member Benefits, Networking, Technology|Tags: , |

Website Update: The NIRSA website is open for business

Open your browser and type in “NIRSA.org” or “NIRSA.net” and you will automatically be directed to the NIRSA website where the Association is open for online business. Here you can find timely resources, connect with colleagues, join or renew membership, and register for NIRSA events.

So what’s really going on?

In December, the NIRSA website crashed […]

By | 2016-10-29T00:06:45+00:00 January 19, 2015|Categories: Technology|

NIRSA website status

The good news is that we have a solution in sight! We have traced the issues that have plagued NIRSA.org to the site’s underlying information architecture. We are currently testing a solution that will result in a faster more reliable site for NIRSA members. We are determined to get this improved nirsa.org website online for […]

By | 2016-10-23T20:41:43+00:00 January 12, 2015|Categories: 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, www.nirsa.org. 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|

NIRSA announces online CEU tracker

Continued learning can and should take place at every stage of a professional career, and the Registry of Collegiate Recreational Sports Professionals (RCRSP) presented by Cybex is made up of collegiate recreation professionals dedicated to living this truth.

By | 2017-04-08T13:12:56+00:00 August 26, 2013|Categories: Technology|