Get to Know: ACPA’s Entity Groups!

A central component of ACPA as an association is the ACPA Assembly, which is made up of what we call our entity groups: the Coalitions, Commissions, Chapters, International Divisions, and Communities of Practice.  For many ACPA members, these groups are the reason that they initially got involved within the association, as well as the reason […]

Ready to begin using CrowdCompass to enhance your #ACPA17 experience?

Getting Started: Ready to begin using CrowdCompass to enhance your #ACPA17 experience? Start by downloading the CrowdCompass app to your internet enabled device. Crowd Compass is also available via your web browser. Google Play Store Apple Store You can also access all the features of CrowdCompass on the web here. Finding #ACPA17 After you open […]

ACPA17: The Development of a Transformational Experience

Without a doubt, one of the parts of Convention planning that we will remember the most vividly will be the process of developing a vision as a part of a cohesive and dedicated team. While that process started for us well over a year ago, we can’t help thinking that the vision the ACPA17 Convention […]

Miss Frizzle Taught Me

“Take chances, make mistakes, get messy!” – Miss Frizzle I grew up in the ‘90s and thus I had the privilege to experience some of the greatest children’s programs to ever exist. The Magic School Bus was one of my favorite shows, it was educational and wildly entertaining to my kid imagination. Miss Frizzle’s words […]

It’s Always Time to Advance Your Career!

The #ACPA17 Career Development and Advancement Team has some great things in store for you to advance your student affairs career at any level.  From undergraduate students to senior student affairs professionals—we have great opportunities for you to engage with us. In addition to ACPA’s 7 Ways to Stay Prepared in the Job Search Process, […]

72 Hours in Columbus, OH – ACPA Edition

Once thought of as a sleepy midwestern town, Columbus is an up and coming city with a thriving day and nightlife, booming foodie scene, and a top city for young professionals. Home to the largest colleges in Ohio, The Ohio State University and Columbus State Community College as well numerous institutions of higher education within […]

Making the Most of Your First ACPA Convention

Greetings from your ACPA17 Member Engagement Chair!  I hope this blog finds our first time convention attendees well!  We are just weeks away from a transformational experience unfolding at ACPA17 in Columbus, Ohio, USA, and are elated you are joining us.  I recall my first ACPA Convention in 2001.  I felt nervous as a new […]