Rising together: Chico State and the aftermath of the Camp Fire

It’s impossible to predict what will happen on a campus when a worst-case scenario stops being hypothetical. So much cannot be planned for or anticipated, especially in the face of the unexpected and unprecedented. For

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Edsel Buchanan—recipient of the NIRSA Honor Award—has passed away

With deep sadness, NIRSA shares the news that NIRSA Past President and Honor Award recipient Edsel Buchanan, aged 90, passed away on Saturday, September 29 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s.
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Concussion protocols at University of Maryland’s Recreation and Wellness

My fellow NIRSA Concussion Advisory Council members Jason Linsenmeyer, Assistant Director of Recreation Programs at Oklahoma State University, and Larry Mellinger, Director of Campus Recreation & Wellness at Elon University, recently shared information about the

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UM’s Adventure Leadership Program highlights experiential learning

Many people outside of the profession are often surprised to discover the depth and breadth of the work that NIRSA members are leading on campuses across North America and beyond. The University of Michigan’s Adventure

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