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Virtual Roundtables for Campus Recreation

Virtual Roundtables for Campus Recreation

Since its inception in March 2020, the NIRSA Ideas in Motion series has hosted more than 17,000 participants. Thank you all so much for sharing your experience and great questions with each other over the past several months!

Starting in August, you’ll notice some small changes as NIRSA transitions Ideas in Motion to a sustainable program. Through the support of membership dues, we can continue to offer Ideas in Motion for Free to all members. This includes any staff member working at a NIRSA member institution. There will now be a small registration fee for non-member participants to access the roundtable sessions and recorded content. NIRSA Caucus discussions, and some additional sessions will continue to be free. Check the schedule below for the list of upcoming events and registration.

Another change you’ll notice is the new layout for the programming guide, providing you an at-a-glance view of upcoming sessions and available recordings. NIRSA will continue to provide the same Ideas in Motion session format that you’re used to in the coming months and beyond, including roundtables, educational deep-dives, caucuses and more. We greatly appreciate the support of NIRSA members to continue to offer this valuable virtual programming! If you have any questions, please let us know here.

New: If you are interested in NIRSA Caucuses (seen in the listing below) please check out
our new NIRSA Caucuses web page for additional information and resources.

   

Small Programs Solutions: Mid-Semester Check in

Tuesday, October 19 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Small Programs Committee member Jeremy Fritz, Christopher Newport University

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Black Community Caucus

Wednesday, October 20 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Andrea Snead

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Women+ Caucus

Thursday, October 21 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Chrissy Galli

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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LGBTQ Caucus

Monday, October 25 • 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Zack Sephton and Lauren Brown

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Membership Services

Thursday, October 28 • 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Megan Choiniere

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Asian Community Caucus

Monday, November 1 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Earl Cabellon

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Small Programs Solutions: Revenue Generation

Tuesday, November 2 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Small Programs Committee members Andrew Doyle and Dean Bowen

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Aquatics

Friday, November 5 • 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Richelle Williams

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Fitness and Wellness

Tuesday, November 9 • 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Cie Cie Leonard and Anna Taggart

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Queer Coffee Hour

Tuesday, November 9 • 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET

  • Presented by NIRSA LGBTQ Caucus

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Latinx Caucus

Monday, November 15 • 11:00am PT / 2:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Ross Rodriguez

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Small Programs Solutions: Camp and Youth Programs

Tuesday, November 16 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Small Programs Committee members Andrew Doyle and Dean Bowen

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Black Community Caucus

Wednesday, November 17 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Andrea Snead

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Women+ Caucus

Thursday, November 18 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Chrissy Galli

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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LGBTQ Caucus

Tuesday, November 30 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Zack Sephton and Lauren Brown

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Asian Community Caucus

Monday, December 6 • 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Earl Cabellon

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Queer Coffee Hour

Monday, December 6 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Presented by NIRSA LGBTQ Caucus

Learn More

NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Black Community Caucus

Wednesday, December 15 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Andrea Snead

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Women+ Caucus

Thursday, December 16 • 1:00pm PT / 4:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Chrissy Galli

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Small Programs Solution Series: Club Sport Programs

Wednesday, October 13 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by: Small Programs Committee Members Alicia Ramsdell and Andrew Doyle

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Small Programs Solutions: Student Development at Small Programs

Tuesday, October 5 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Small Programs Committee member Tabbitha Ashford, St. Edward's University

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Thinking Again

Monday, September 27 • 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by
  • Jason Foster, Adjunct Instructor at West Virginia University and UNC-Wilmington
  • Micah Walters, West Coast Regional Manager at Mondo

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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The Wellness HORIZON Line: How Collegiate Rec, Wellness and Student Health are Evolving to Shape Brighter Futures

Tuesday, September 21 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Presented by Collen McKenna and Roland Lemke, AIA, LEED AP, of CannonDesign

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Senior Leaders and the Talent Shuffle: How the pandemic is challenging the hiring and retention of talent

Monday, September 20 • 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by
  • Pam Watts, NIRSA Executive Director
  • Victoria Lopez-Herrera, The University of Texas at San Antonio
  • Lisa Lemler, University of Minnesota

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Pathways Into Leadership

Tuesday, September 14 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Mila Padgett and Wendy Windsor

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

Small Programs Solutions: Professional Development Strategies

Tuesday, September 7 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Members of the Small Programs Committee

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Sport Clubs

Tuesday, August 17 • 12:00pm PT / 3:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Chad Zimmerman, Wendy Sheppard, Sarah Hawkins

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Champ Series Social Justice Task Force

Thursday, August 12 • 12:00pm PT / 3:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Jasmine Holmes and Mirum Washington-White
  • Additional members of the Championship Series Social Justice Task Force

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Membership Services

Wednesday, August 4 • 12:00pm PT / 3:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by
  • Megan Choiniere
  • Courtney Copp
  • Victoria Roberts

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Small Program Solutions: Reengaging Participants

Tuesday, August 3 • 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Andrew Doyle

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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Incorporating Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in Student Staff Hiring

Wednesday, July 28 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Student Staff Development Task Force Members
  • Matthew Altendorf and Chrissy Galli

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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How POWERFUL is your Indoor Cycling Program?

Thursday, July 22 • 10:00am PT / 1:00pm ET

  • Presented by Mike Michels, Life Fitness ICG Development Manager
  • Featuring Steven A. Trotter, MS, Associate Director of Wellness & Fitness East Carolina University

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$0.00

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Small Program Solutions: Rebuilding Staff

Tuesday, July 20 • 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET

  • Facilitated by Andrew Doyle

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NIRSA Members (including anyone from a Member Institution)$0.00

Nonmembers$25.00

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With the ongoing presence of the coronavirus pandemic, it’s more important than ever to make sure we stay connected. Attend an “Ideas in Motion” virtual roundtable. Share ideas with campus recreation professionals across a broad selection of focus areas.

These roundtables are conducted at the speed of social distancing. We might see a cat’s tail dancing in front of a web cam or a child asking about the status of their mashed potatoes. Join us in a forgiving environment to help advance health and wellbeing.

In addition, from time to time other roundtables may appear here that are not related to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. These may be about higher education as well as current events — such as racial tensions in the United States.

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Can’t attend a specific roundtable?
We record most roundtables and make them available after the event.

NIRSA Registry

Ideas in Motion is a NIRSA CEU Approved Provider. The program(s) identified with a CEU value meet the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Registered Collegiate Recreational Sports Professionals (RCRSP) designation. RCRSPs are responsible for tracking CEUs earned. Email registry@nirsa.org with questions.