When you attend NIRSA 2019 in Boston, you’ll gain valuable knowledge for your professional development in collegiate recreation, as well as the tools and support needed to be a part of the next generation of leaders.
Beyond learning about new approaches and techniques for a wide variety of educational sessions and developing your career path at the Career Opportunities Center, as a student attendee you’ll immerse yourself in the NIRSA culture and community through a variety of networking and experiential learning events.
First time attendees are encouraged to attend to hear about the ‘must-do’s’ at conference, meet fellow NIRSA members, and learn how to make the most of your conference experience.
NIRSA Student Lounge
Stop by any time during conference to relax and have fun conversations and grab some giveaway swag! Student leaders will be available to answer questions about the conference, as well as, help you connect with other students and professionals.
Talk to a Pro or Graduate Assistant
This is your chance to talk with a professional or GA about your area of interest. This is a time to ask questions and gain insight into specific departments within Campus Recreation. All sessions and topics will be posted in guidebook.
Student Member Connection Meeting
Come meet fellow students, learn about this past year’s accomplishments, and provide input on future initiatives.
Take a Student to Lunch
This is your opportunity to sit down for lunch with great minds and mentors in our association. Sign up for this free event when you register for conference.
With all these great resources at your fingertips as a student attendee of NIRSA 2019, you will steadily grow into an outstanding collegiate recreation professional and a leader in higher education.