Events

Spring 2024 Supervisor Strengths Institute

Online

ACPA is excited to partner with Strengths University for the 2023 Supervisor Strengths Institute! Learn to become a more effective supervisor and show up authentically in your leadership role. You'll gain skills around how to feel balanced, aligned, and able to genuinely enjoy your work while having the energy to do your best work. Strengths University understands the challenges, the frustrations, and the joys of leading a team. We want to help you manage the stress and chaos, so you can better lead your team, support your students, and have more balance in your life.

ACPA24 // Chicago, IL

At ACPA24, We Will: Reflect.We will use this time to understand, unpack, and celebrate what has come before Evolve.Learn from our reflection to transform our future Act.Commit to making change, […]

Connection Point: Engage with ACPA

Hyatt Regency Chicago

If you'll be at ACPA24 Convention in Chicago, plan to visit the Coalition for Fat Identities table at Connection Point: Engage with ACPA. We'll have important information and swag to […]

2024 Phyllis L. Mable Emerging Leaders Institute™

Online

Approximately 30% of ACPA members currently identify as entry-level professionals with 1-3 years of experience in student affairs work. ACPA created the Phyllis L. Mable Emerging Leaders Institute (previously the New Professionals Institute) to support the development of emerging leaders as they collectively serve thousands of students on a daily basis. This Institute includes several mentoring opportunities and one-on-one interactions with several of today’s leaders in higher education and student affairs as resident faculty and small group facilitators.

2024 Student Affairs Assessment Institute™

Westin South Coast Plaza 686 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa, CA, United States

ACPA's Student Affairs Assessment Institute, sponsored by the Commission for Assessment and Evaluation, provides a guided, curricular experience where participants can develop essential assessment knowledge and skills for their professional toolkit. This Signature Institute provides a guided, curricular experience where participants can develop essential assessment knowledge and skills for their professional toolkit. The Student Affairs Assessment Institute provides a balance of instruction and hands-on experience designed to ensure attendees leave with the assessment skills and knowledge necessary to develop and execute quality assessment plans on their campuses.

2024 Faculty Racial Justice and Decolonization Institute

Westin South Coast Plaza 686 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa, CA, United States

The Faculty Racial Justice and Decolonization Institute, sponsored by the ACPA Foundation, provides a guided, curricular experience for tenure and non-tenure track faculty in higher education and student affairs programs that can develop essential knowledge and skill related to racial justice & decolonization in teaching activities. The institute will provide opportunities for dialogue and activities to assist with teaching practices rooted in advancing racial justice and decolonization. The Faculty Racial Justice and Decolonization Institute invites participants to leave with knowledge and skills to implement the SIRJD in curricula development, pedagogical practices, and learning environments.

SSAOs as Stabilizers in this Time of Culture Change

Westin South Coast Plaza 686 Anton Boulevard, Costa Mesa, CA, United States

The Faculty Racial Justice and Decolonization Institute, sponsored by the ACPA Foundation, provides a guided, curricular experience for tenure and non-tenure track faculty in higher education and student affairs programs that can develop essential knowledge and skill related to racial justice & decolonization in teaching activities. The institute will provide opportunities for dialogue and activities to assist with teaching practices rooted in advancing racial justice and decolonization. The Faculty Racial Justice and Decolonization Institute invites participants to leave with knowledge and skills to implement the SIRJD in curricula development, pedagogical practices, and learning environments.

NINLHE Summer Institute

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

The NINLHE Institute is a time for professional development, networking with other educators, and personal renewal. Through this residential institute, educators with expertise in policies and practices vital to Native student success develop through our training sessions.

2024 Institute on the Curricular Approach™

Westin Rosemont O'Hare 6100 N River Rd, Rosemont, IL

Join student affairs and higher education colleagues on a journey toward implementing a curricular approach on your campus at the Institute on the Curricular Approach (ICA)! This learning experience is dynamic and valuable, as you will have access to concrete examples of how institutions with similar institutional values have developed and implemented their Curricular Approach in residence life, student leadership, or student conduct. Showcase Institutions will share how they used the 10 Essential Elements, their lessons learned, and implementation successes. This event is a straight-forward way to obtain clear direction from higher education and student affairs professionals who have done the work.

2024 Leadership Educators Institute

Leadership is an integral competency for our profession. The leadership development of students is an important and ongoing process that requires commitment from both students and staff. Student affairs professionals […]