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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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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Application Open for 2020 Student Lead On Coordinator

Region III is excited to announce that the application for the 2020 Region III Lead On Student Coordinator is now open. We are looking for an outstanding student leader to shape the 2020 conference at the University of Toledo. Application materials consist of a resume, institutional support form, and a short questionnaire regarding experience and passion for NIRSA and Lead […]

2019-03-06T20:55:41+00:00March 6, 2019|Categories: region iii, Region III Exclusive, student development, students|

Support the ‘Officials For Officials’ Challenge

2019 kicks off with a NIRSA Foundation challenge to student officials and their supporters! NIRSA associate member ZOOOM App and an anonymous donor have partnered with the NIRSA Foundation for the second year in a

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Region III Lead On Registration Now Open

Registration for Region III Student Lead On is now open! Join us in Oshkosh, Wisconsin Thursday, January 31st – Saturday, February 2nd as University Wisconsin – Oshkosh as we “Be the spark. Ignite the future.” Registration for Student Lead On is $60 for students and $70 for professionals. This year’s conference features convenient, on-campus lodging, […]

2018-11-21T18:23:34+00:00November 21, 2018|Categories: Feature, region iii, Region III Exclusive, student development, students|

Meet the four student officials taking the field at the 2018 USA Games

This July more than 4,000 Special Olympics athletes and coaches from all 50 states and the District of Columbia will gather in Seattle to compete in 14 individual and team sports before tens of thousands

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Application Open for 2019 Student Lead On Committees

We are excited to announce the opening of the 2019 Lead On Planning Committee application. Undergraduate and graduate students interested in helping make the next Lead On as successful and meaningful as possible are encouraged to apply! This may be the position for you if you are a student and care about professional development, networking, […]