SA Wars: The Darkness Within

Not so long ago, in an office with a Safe Zone sticker on the door . . . SA Wars: The Darkness Within. In this SA Wars series, I’ve focused on the battles we wage in student affairs, often with others, who should be campus partners. In this post, I turn the attention back on […]

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SA Wars: The Battle Over Students

Not so long ago, in a student affairs division not so far away  . . . SA Wars: The Battle Over Students. I’m not talking about an admission battle. I’m talking about battles on our own campuses; battles for “ownership” of students. I’ll give you a sense of what this looks like: You work in […]

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Meeting Students Where They Are – Online!

With what seem like constant tech advances, it can feel harder to feel like we’re connecting with students. But if they’re online, what do we need to consider when attempting to engage them in online spaces? Through this session, participants will learn about results from a national student that offer insights into how student affairs […]

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Helping Student Leaders Engage as Allies

In fights for social justice, allies and their efforts receive a significant amount of attention. This attention can be justified, as allies serve essential functions in efforts to eliminate inequities present in social systems, through the pursuit of social justice. One of the most frequently cited definitions of social justice situates it as “both a […]

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