What role should college rec play for incoming students?

In the September 2019 issue of Athletic Business Magazine, writer Michael Popke explores how campus recreation departments are engaging first-year students through targeted courses and orientation week and how participation in recreation contributes to student success and retention

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Sign up for a September 10 webinar on wellbeing and mental health

On September 10, join NIRSA members Stacy Connell and Jessica Kolis to learn more about how all units on campus play a role in encouraging and promoting mental health and wellbeing on campus.
The webinar “Cultivating

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NIRSA and AB are searching for the next generation of campus rec pros

Athletic Business and NIRSA are committed to empowering the future generation of campus recreation professionals! To that end, we’re looking for undergraduate students working in campus rec—with an anticipated graduation date between December 2020 and

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Developing and retaining student staff and instructors

When it comes to best recruiting, developing, and ultimately retaining student staff, campus recreation professionals should be aware that each generation of students offers new and diverse challenges. In the fitness industry, we place immense

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Connect, learn, and grow at the 2019 AORE-AEE Joint Conference

On November 13–15, 2019, the Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education (AORE) and the Association of Experiential Education (AEE) will welcome nearly 1,200 people to Spokane, WA for the AORE-AEE Joint Conference. Thanks to our combined resources

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Concussion management top of mind for campus rec

In the June 2019 issue of Athletic Business Magazine, writer Michael Popke explores how campus recreation professionals are stepping up their recognition and treatment of concussions in hopes of improving overall participant wellbeing.
NIRSA members Lexi Chaput, Senior Assistant

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