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Region V Merit Award Past Winners

Year Name Institution
2018 No Award Given
2017 Zac Brost University of Nebraska
2016 Erin Patchett Colorado State University
2015 Steve Erickson Montana State University
2014 Bob Denney Creighton University
2013 Mike Widen University of Iowa
2012 Chris Dawe Mt. Royal University
2011 Mick McComber University of Minnesota- Duluth

2018-08-22T19:38:09+00:00October 24, 2017|Categories: Region V Exclusive|Tags: , , , |

Montana Proposes Move from NIRSA Region V to Region VI – Member Comment Period is Open

The state of Montana has brought forth an official request to be regionally realigned from NIRSA Region V to Region VI. In early September, the NIRSA leadership of Montana submitted the regional realignment proposal to the NIRSA Member Network in accordance with NIRSA’s new Regional Composition Policy.  The policy was adopted by the NIRSA […]

2017-09-26T21:05:57+00:00September 26, 2017|Categories: region v, Region V Exclusive|

Congrats to the 2017 Region V Award of Merit winner – Zac Brost!

The purpose of the Regional Award of Merit is to honor a NIRSA member who has demonstrated exceptional performance in support of our region.  We appreciate those of you who have taken the time, whether this year or in the past, to nominate deserving professionals. […]

2017 Sport Club Institute – Call for Presentation Proposals

The 2017 Sport Club Institute is quickly approaching taking place from June 21st-June 23rd in Virginia Beach, VA. Below is some information about the program proposal timeline for the conference.

Submit a presentation proposal today!

  • Program Proposal Deadline: March 1st, 2017
  • Conference Theme: Developing and Serving the New Student Athlete
  • Topic Areas for the conference […]

Apply to be the Region V Representative for 2017-2019 and the Region V Student Leader 2017-2018


The Regional Representative (2017-2019) and Student Leader (2017-2018) for Region V positions are open for the 2017 elections. Regional Nominations & Appointments Committees will recruit members, review applications and supporting materials, and determine the slate of candidates for each region. The final slate of candidates will be certified by the NIRSA Nominations & Appointments Committee and announced […]

Creating spaces for dialogue and discussion about recent tragedies

A quick note from your Region IV Representative

As we all know, the last few weeks have been quite turbulent and challenging for our country and our communities.  The tragedies across this country continue to require us to reassess, recommit, and reaffirm how we work with students. In addition to providing spaces for students and community members […]

Colorado/Wyoming Workshop

The Colorado/Wyoming State Workshop was hosted by  the University of Colorado on October 26-October 28, 2016 in Boulder, Co. We had a record number of registrants for this state workshop, and CU Boulder did a tremendous job getting sponsorship partners. This conference had wonderful session offerings ranging from topics such as servant leadership, fitness programming, […]

2017-03-03T22:34:14+00:00August 10, 2016|Categories: Region V Exclusive|

North Dakota/Minnesota Workshop

The University of North Dakota hosted the Region V ND/MN State Workshop on September 29-30th, 2016. The event was a great success with schools attending from all over North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota. NIRSA and Region V would like to thank the University of North Dakota for doing a wonderful job hosting and putting […]