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
Facilities of all shapes and sizes can benefit from outstanding group training programs. Group training is on the rise and it’s important to embrace it to retain the traffic in your campus rec center. In
In the fall of 2016, the NCAA announced the release of “Sexual Violence Prevention: An Athletics Tool Kit for a Healthy and Safe Culture.” NIRSA was among the dozens of higher education associations to endorse the resource.
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
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
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
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
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
Walk onto any college campus and you are likely to find a recreation center that features a wellness program offering an array of activities including group fitness classes. While some campuses primarily hire contract staff,
A little more than one year ago, NIRSA and NASPA Boards of Directors endorsed Health and Wellbeing in Higher Education: A Commitment to Student Success.
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