1 Dr. Paulette Dalpes Directr Cmmunity Cllege Divisin March 2015 NASPA Missin T be the principal surce fr leadership, schlarship, prfessinal develpment, and advcacy fr student affairs. December 2014 March 2015: Leadership The fllwing changes ccurred in CCD bard membership between December 2014 March 2015: Dr. Ashley Knight resigned after accepting a new emplyment psitin. Dr. Sctt Peska, Dean fr Students at Waubnsee Cmmunity Cllege was appinted as the new Regin IV-E Representative. New appintments fr the March term were cmpleted and the fllwing peple will begin their term at the annual cnference in March 2015: Dr. R. Keith Hward, Vice President f Student Affairs fr the Clrad Cmmunity Cllege System replaces Carla Stein as the Regin IV-W Representative. Dr. Tricia D. Brand, Assciate Dean f Student Develpment, Prtland Cmmunity Cllege replaces Dr. Nancy Singer as the Regin V Representative Dr. Ignaci Hernández, Assistant Prfessr in Higher Educatin Administratin & Leadership at CSU Fresn replaces Dr. Dawn Lewis as the Faculty Liaisn Heather Wilcx, Assciate Dean f Students, Arapahe Cmmunity Cllege begins as the Mid-level Prfessinal Representative Dr. Kate Mueller cmpletes her term as the ut-ging bard chair. NASPA and the CCD are indebted t her fr her significant service and cntributin t the bard s success. The fllwing changes ccurred in CCD bard membership between July 2014 and December 2014: Chris Cnzen, Eduard Garza, Ivan Harrell and Debra Bright Harris stepped dwn frm their rles as Mid-level Representatives, the Regin III Representative and the Regin II Representative, respectively. Brian Mitra mved frm the Mid-level Representative int the Regin II Representative rle. Dr. Edward Martinez was appinted as the Mid-level Representative. Dr. Kim Lwry was appinted as the Regin III Representative and Dr. Arnel Csey was appinted as a SSAO Representative n the CCD. The fllwing changes ccurred in CCD bard membership between March 2014 and July 2014:
2 Dr. Paulette Dalpes was appinted as Chair f the CCD. Dr. Kate Mueller began her rle as past Chair. 5 Cmmittees were develped: Membership; Cmmunicatin and Marketing; Research and Publicatins; Prfessinal Develpment; Graduate and New Prfessinals In cllabratin with President Kevin Kruger and NASPA Bard Chair Pat Whitely, an inaugural Cmmunity Clleges Divisin Summit was prpsed and cnfirmed t ccur n Octber 2-3, 2014 in New Yrk City. Dr. Ivan Harrell cmpleted his term as the SSAO representative n the CCD and began his term as the Regin III representative t the CCD. Chris Cnzen and Brian Mitra began their terms as Mid-Level Manager representatives t the CCD. Laura Dulger resigned her psitin as the Regin VI representative t the CCD and Cathy Wehrman was appinted t this rle. Dr. Karl Brks and Dr. Eduard Garza were appinted as SSAO representatives. Catherine Oliveraz was appinted as the Graduate Student Representative. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja cmpleted her NASPA Regin III Representative appintment and was appinted as Emeritus Member t the Cmmunity Clleges Divisin Bard. Kristina Testa-Buzzee, Debra Bright Harris, Carla Stein, Nancy Singer, and Ashley Knight cntinued in their terms as Reginal Representatives. Dawn Lewis cntinued in her term as Faculty Liaisn and Quincy Martin III cntinued in his rle as an SSAO Representative. Dr. Quincy Martin III is serving as a member n the ACPA/NASPA Prfessinal Cmpetencies Task Frce. Dr. Quincy Martin III served as judge fr the 2014 NASPA Regin IV-East Cnference Case Study cmpetitin. Dr. Quincy Martin III was appinted as the cmmunity clleges representative n the ACPA/NASPA Prfessinal Cmpetencies Task Frce. He als served as the NASPA Regin IV-East Illinis Membership Crdinatr and as judge fr the 2014 NASPA Regin IV-East Cnference Case Study cmpetitin. Dr. Quincy Martin chairs the Prfessinal Develpment Cmmittee fr the CCD and in this capacity prvided leadership and guidance fr the Cmmunity Clleges Institute, NCC Online Series, and assisted with the develpment f the Cmmunity Clleges Summit. Quincy Martin III was appinted Chair fr the CCD Prfessinal Develpment Cmmittee with versight f the NASPA Cmmunity Cllege Online Series and the NASPA Cmmunity Cllege Institute. Quincy Martin III serves as the Illinis Membership Directr (Regin IV-E) Dr. Maggie de la Teja, serving as lead f the CCD Latin/a Task Frce, frmed a new liaisn partnership between CCD and Latin Knwledge Cmmunity (LKC) leadership. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja 1) cmmunicated with the Latin Knwledge Cmmunity Chairs prir t the 2014 NASPA Annual Cnference and attended their meeting t recruit a graduate student and entry-level prfessinal representative t serve n the CCD; 2) Cmmunicated with the prspective Latin representatives fr the CCD via and in persn at the 2014 NASPA
3 Cnference; 3) Met with the Directr f the CCD and cmmunicated via t mve frward in cnfirming appintment f tw Latin representatives fr the CCD. Catherine Olivarez cntinued as Regin III Representative f the Latin/a Knwledge Cmmunity (LKC). The Latin/a ppulatin f Regin III is grwing larger and there is a greater demand fr infrmatin regarding the current state f affairs fr Latins in the regin. Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee established a rundtable fr cmmunity cllege prfessinals at the Regin 1 Cnference and recmmended cmmunity clleges prfessinals t serve n the Reginal Awards Cmmittee and Reginal Directrs Elect Cmmittee. She als requested and identified the presence f a cmmunity clleges prfessinal in the Student Affairs Undergraduate Leaders f Tmrrw Pathways t the Prfessins Wrkshp at the Reginal cnference. She recruited three cmmunity clleges prfessinals t be prfiled in the reginal Tumbler newsletter fr Careers in Student Affairs Mnth and created a visible NASPA presence in statewide student affairs prfessinal develpment days in Cnnecticut and Massachusetts, thrugh prfessinal prfiles and spnsrship f activities. Dr. K. Testa-Buzzee secured Cmmunity Clleges State representatives t wrk with the Reginal Representative including Dina Brwn frm MA, Michael Cunningham frm RI and Shane Lng frm ME. Shane Lng frm Suthern Maine Cmmunity Cllege represents the Regin n the Divisin Cmmunicatins Cmmittee. Kristina Testa-Buzzee actively prmted the acknwledgment f the Sctt Gdnight Dean Award which was awarded t a cmmunity cllege leader and Regin I member: Dr. Karen Edwards f Three Rivers Cmmunity Cllege in CT. Kristina Testa-Buzzee and Karl Brks were appinted as C-Chairs fr the 2015 Cmmunity Clleges Institute at the 2015 NASPA Annual Cnference. Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee and Catherine Olivarez c-chair the Graduate Students and New Prfessinals cmmittee fr the CCD. In this capacity they established the purpse f the cmmittee, linked the purpse t the CCD gals, and initiated actin steps t accmplish the gal f encuraging and prmting leadership, educatin abut, and prfessinal emplyment pprtunities within, cmmunity clleges. In additin, they frequently psted NASPA CCD Annuncements n Student Affairs Prfessinal Facebk grup. Brian Mitra utreached t the Regin II Directr regarding the upcming reginal cnference and discussed an increased emphasis n cmmunity clleges. Brian Mitra served as the cmmunity clleges representative n the NASPA Annual Cnventin Prgram Review Cmmittee and in this capacity advcated fr the inclusin f cmmunity clleges sessins in the cnference prgram. Quincy Martin III and Brian Mitra were appinted t serve as C-Chairs f the inaugural 2014 Cmmunity Clleges Summit in New Yrk City in Octber Dr. Nancy Singer cntinued t serve n the Regin V Schlarship Selectin Cmmittee. Additinal schlarships were awarded t Regin V members t attend the 2015 NASPA Natinal Cnference and t purchase the NASPA Virtual Ticket. Dr. Nancy Singer is serving as the c-chair f the Cmmunicatins and Marketing Cmmittee f the Cmmunity Clleges Divisin. The cmmittee has added 12 active members f this
4 cmmittee frm the NASPA membership. The cmmittee established a Spring 2015 Website Psting Tpics and Timeline. Misha Maggi crdinates the CCD Twitter Brandi Mair is helping with tweets and their gal is t tweet riginal cntent r an riginal pst nce a week and retweet at least three times a week. Additinally the grup may launch #Cmm_Cllege versins f #Mtivatinal Mndays, #Transfrmatinal Tuesdays, #ThrwbackThursdays, and #FlashFrwardFridays pending interest. Dr. Nancy Singer and Dr. Arnel Csey are serving as the c-chairs f the Cmmunicatins and Marketing Cmmittee n the CCD. Dr. Nancy Singer served as a prgram reviewer fr the 2015 NASPA Annual Cnference and als served n the Regin V Awards Cmmittee crdinating the review and selectin f the Innvative Prgram Award and the Cmmunity Clleges Prfessinal Award. Nancy Singer als served n the Regin V Schlarship Selectin Cmmittee. Dr. Edward Martinez created a LinkedIn Grup fr the CCD, which can be viewed at the fllwing link: https://www.linkedin.cm/grups/naspa-cmmunity-cllege-divisin-ccd ?hme=&gid= &trk=anet_ug_hm. Dr. Edward Martinez submitted a NCC Online Prgram Prpsal entitled En Sus Vces-- "Latins Navigating and Wrking in a Cmmunity Cllege Envirnment" in February 2015 t be presented in April 2015 Dr. Edward Martinez Served n the 2015 executive cnference planning cmmittee and chaired tw sub-cmmittees fr the Lng Island Cunsel f Student Persnnel Administratrs (LICSPA) annual cnference entitled Creative Slutins t Cmmn Challenges held at Sufflk Cunty Cmmunity Cllege n February 6, Additinally, I was able t implement fr the first time during the LICSPA cnference a cmmunity cllege track fr participants. Dr. Edward Martinez serves as a Bard f Trustee member fr Five Twns Cllege. Dr. Edward Martinez Delivered the keynte address fr The Hudsn Valley Student Leadership Cnference n Nvember 15, 2014 Dr. Karl Brks was selected as faculty fr the Mid-Level Prfessinals Institute at the 2014 NASPA IV-E Reginal Cnference, Nvember 2-5, Dr. Karl Brks and Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee are c-chairing the Cmmunity Clleges Institute entitled: Jurney t the Prmise Land: Student Affairs Rle in Charting a Curse fr Cllege Cmpletin t be held n March 22, 2015 frm 9:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m. in New Orleans. Dr. Kim Lwry and Dr. Karl Brks c-chair the Membership cmmittee. They established the fllwing gals fr the cmmittee 1) Increase institutinal membership, 2) Increase individual membership, and 3) Retain, reclaim, and engage current members. The pair cmpleted the fllwing tasks: Cmmunicated with the NASPA liaisn t develp a strategy t reclaim expired and attract new members. Submitted a request fr the fllwing lists: Cntact infrmatin n peple wh express interest in cmmunity clleges thrugh webinars List f all current NASPA members wh wrk at a cmmunity clleges, including their institutin and regin affiliatin
5 Mnthly update when new cmmunity cllege NASPA members jin List f expired cmmunity cllege members and their last institutins List f cmmunity clleges within 200 miles f the New Orleans Cnventin Center Cntacted NASPA s Directr f Membership Engagement and Student Initiatives (Nathan Victria) abut the fllwing as ways t engage current CCD members: Having a CCD member participate in the NUFP cnference Currently in cmmunicatin with current NUFP cnference chair Having a CCD member serve as a faculty fr DLI Will be in cntact with DLI chair Victria is currently wrking in NUFP prmtinal items fr CCD members Carla Stein served as a faculty member fr the 2014 IV-W Mid-Level Institute representing cmmunity clleges. Carla Stein participated in the Regin IV-West Summer Bard meeting in Albuquerque, NM (Site f the Fall Cnference) Carla Stein leads the NASPA Cmmunity Clleges Online series fr the CCD and in this capacity she spke with ptential presenters, planned apprpriate timelines, and created an applicatin fr the series. Cathy Wehrman, Regin VI representative is crdinating effrts in Student Affairs t educate her campus abut the recent VAWA, Clery Act and White Huse Reprt and has arranged webinars related t these tpics. Webinars ffered between March and July include: 5/27/14, 5/29/14: Sexual Assault, Dmestic Vilence, Dating Vilence, and Stalking n Campus: Implicatins fr Preventin- by PreventCnnect 6/4/14: White Huse Reprt: New Federal Guidance n Sexual Assault- by PaperClip Cmmunicatins 7/1/14: Understanding Masculinity as a Resurce in Preventin- by Live the Green Dt (Campus Technical Assistance and Resurce Prject Webinar) Catherine Wehrman served as a reviewer f prgram prpsals fr the 2015 NASPA Annual Cnference. She als initiated partnerships with the Regin V CCD Representative and Regin VI Small Clleges and Universities Representative t cnsider jint activities such as a receptin at the Western Reginal Cnference in Nvember Cathy als sent s t all Regin VI cmmunity cllege NASPA members inviting them t submit a prpsal fr the 2015 NASPA Annual Cnference. Dr. Dawn Lewis and Dr. Ashley Knight c-chair the Research and Publicatins cmmittee fr the CCD; established the purpse f the cmmittee, linked the purpse t the CCD gals, and initiated actin steps t accmplish the CCD gal f encuraging and prmting research and best practices relevant t cmmunity clleges and prfessinals. Ashley Knight cntinued t serve n the Regin IV-East Reginal Cnference Cmmittee and as crdinatr f the pre-cnference Student Affairs Leaders f Tmrrw (SALT). Ashley included cmmunity cllege members n the SALT cmmittee with graduate students, new prfessinals and mid-level prfessinals frm a variety f institutins in the regin. She als cntinues t serve as the President f the Illinis Cmmunity Cllege Chief Student Services Officers grup ( ).
6 5 Cmmittees were develped: Membership; Cmmunicatin and Marketing; Research and Publicatins; Prfessinal Develpment; Graduate and New Prfessinals In cllabratin with President Kevin Kruger and NASPA Bard Chair Pat Whitely, an inaugural Cmmunity Clleges Divisin Summit was prpsed and cnfirmed t ccur n Octber 2-3, 2014 in New Yrk City. Dr. Ivan Harrell was appinted Chair f the CCD Membership Cmmittee and in this capacity he has had and phne cmmunicatin with five cmmunity cllege NASPA members regarding getting invlved with increasing membership f cmmunity cllege prfessinals in NASPA. Under his leadership the Membership Cmmittee is develping a plan t expand and enhance the membership f cmmunity cllege student affairs prfessinals in NASPA. The cmmittee is currently develping a draft list f benefits t jining NASPA fr cmmunity clleges student affairs prfessinals, t be used in marketing t increasing membership f cmmunity cllege prfessinals in NASPA Chris Cnzen was appinted as Chair f the Cmmunicatins and Marketing Cmmittee and ne f his first actins included sending a fllw-up t all cmmunity cllege prfessinals at the NASPA cnference that indicated they wanted t be mre invlved in NASPA s cmmunity cllege effrts. Effrts t expand CCD s scial media presence are als underway. Member Engagement Dr. Kim Lwry and Dr. Karl Brks as c-chairs f the Membership Cmmittee created a plan t accmplish membership gals and cmmunicated with the NASPA liaisn t develp a strategy t reclaim expired and attract new members. The Membership Cmmittee is currently wrking n membership campaigns that include letters that will be sent t the CCD Directr and NASPA liaisn t review fr: Institutins with 3 r mre members but n institutinal membership Current individual members t invite ther members CSAO s 100 miles utside f New Orleans t invite them t CCI and Annual Cnference Webinar Participants wh are nt members t encurage membership Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee and Dr. Karl Brks fcused early effrts n getting participatin at CCI and the 2015 annual cnference frm CCD current and future members Cathy Wehrman shared in the January 2015 NASPA Hawaii meeting, findings that the cmmunity clleges were underrepresented in Hawaii, nly finding 3 current NASPA members at Kapilani Cmmunity Cllege ut f the entire state. NASPA Hawaii members agreed that mre needs t be dne t encurage membership and t ffer tpics f interest in planning future events fr cc prfessinals. Dr. Quincy Martin III serves as the Illinis Membership Directr (Regin IV-E) Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee prmted the inclusin f new prfessinals and graduate students in Divisin activities. Five additinal vlunteers have been identified and respnded thrugh NASPA Vlunteer Central. CCD Bard Members actively recruited Cmmunity Cllege prfessinals in attendance at the Annual Cnference and gathered names and cntacts f pssible vlunteers interested in wrking with the CC Divisin. A plan t utreach directly t each individual
7 n the list includes general s and specific crrespndence frm Reginal Representatives. Kristina Testa-Buzzee is cntacting State Directrs t prvide Cmmunity Cllege State representatives t wrk with the Reginal Representative. Currently MA and RI have representatives. She is als in cntact with State Directrs in the Regin t ensure that cmmunity cllege prfessinals are cnsidered fr leadership psitins. D. Brwn f MA is actively wrking with bth the MA CCSLA (Cmmunity Cllege Student Life Assciatin) and several flks with the MA CSAO grup t increase ur membership in the cmmnwealth. NASPA infrmatin is cnsistently shared at a variety f statewide meetings. A statewide panel n mental health will be held at a cmmunity cllege. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja invited Tarrant Cunty Cllege Nrtheast Campus behaviral interventin team members t participle in the tw NASPA Cmmunity Cllege Online Series regarding Student Care and Cnduct in Spring Dr. Ivan Harrell sent cmmunicatin t all Vice Presidents fr Student Success/Services in the Lne Star Cllege System prmting the NASPA Cmmunity Cllege Online Series Kristina Testa-Buzzee actively prmted the Cmmunity Cllege Divisins Online Series acrss Regin I t NASPA Cmmunity Cllege members and Cmmunity Cllege members at large. Kristina Testa-Buzzee is taking an active rle with the CC Divisin t prmte the inclusin f new prfessinals and graduate students in Divisin activities. Award Recgnitin Dr. Quincy Martin III received the 2015 NASPA Outstanding Cmmunity Cllege Prfessinal Award Dr. Quincy Martin III received the 2014 NASPA Regin IV-East Cmmunity Clleges Prfessinal Award Edward Martinez received the Outstanding Alumnus Award frm Dminican Cllege Dr. Kim Lwry was featured in February rundup by NASPA TX. An Online publicatin sent ut t highlight prfessinals and resurces in the state. She is the first Student Affairs prfessinal frm a cmmunity cllege featured in this publicatin. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja was awarded the Natinal Cmmunity Cllege Prfessinal Award at the 2014 NASPA Annual Cnference CCD Receptin. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja received the 2014 Pillar f the Prfessin Award at the NASPA Fundatin Receptin at the 2014 NASPA Cnference. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja recgnized with a Certificate in hnr f leadership within NASPA at the Latin Knwledge Cmmunity Awards Receptin at the 2014 NASPA Cnference. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja received Lifetime Achievement Award frm the Texas Assciatin f Chicans in Higher Educatin during which leadership in NASPA was recgnized. Schlarship Dr. Paulette Dalpes c-edited a new bk: Handbk fr Student Affairs in Cmmunity Clleges. Sterling, VA: Stylus. A. Tull, L. Kuk, & P. Dalpes (Eds.). Dr. Paulette Dalpes c-authred the fllwing chapters:
8 Dalpes, P., Bastn, M., Sanchez, F. (2015). Cmmunity cllege student affairs prfessinals at entry and mid-level. In A. Tull, L. Kuk, & P. Dalpes (Eds.), Handbk fr Student Affairs in Cmmunity Clleges (pp ). Sterling, VA: Stylus. Kuk, L., Tull, A., Dalpes, P. (2015). Cnclusins and insights n the future f student affairs in the cmmunity cllege. In A. Tull, L. Kuk, & P. Dalpes (Eds.), Handbk fr Student Affairs in Cmmunity Clleges (pp ). Sterling, VA: Stylus. Dr. Kate Mueller authred the fllwing chapter: Mueller, K. (2015). Accreditatin and accuntability fr student affairs in the cmmunity cllege. In A. Tull, L. Kuk, & P. Dalpes (Eds.), Handbk fr Student Affairs in Cmmunity Clleges (pp ). Sterling, VA: Stylus. Dr. Nancy Singer authred the fllwing chapter: Academic supprt services in the cmmunity cllege. In A. Tull, L. Kuk, & P. Dalpes (Eds.), Handbk fr Student Affairs in Cmmunity Clleges (pp ). Sterling, VA: Stylus. Dr. Quincy Martin III appinted t the Jurnal f Student Affairs Research and Practice Editrial Bard, Dr. Paulette Dalpes c-authred the fllwing chapter: Evenbeck, S., Dalpes, P., Merians, L.E., The Idea f Place. In Traver, A.E., Katz, Z.P., eds Service- Learning at the American Cmmunity Cllege: Theretical and Empirical Perspectives. New Yrk, NY: Palgrave Macmillan. Dr. Ashley Knight wrte a chapter fr the Summer 2014 vlume f New Directins fr Cmmunity Clleges, (166), n Supprting Student Affairs Prfessinals, titled Excellence in Cmmunity Cllege Student Affairs. Dr. Kim Lwry is currently serving as a reviewer fr Cllege Student Affairs Jurnal (CSAJ) edited and published by the Suthern Assciatin fr Cllege Student Affairs (SACSA). Dr. Paulette Dalpes was appinted t the editrial bard f the Cmmunity Cllege Jurnal f Research and Practice. Dr. Ashley Knight wrte a chapter fr the Summer 2014 vlume f New Directins fr Cmmunity Clleges, (166), n Supprting Student Affairs Prfessinals entitled Excellence in Cmmunity Cllege Student Affairs. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja cntinued wrk with editrs t have the ASHE Reader published including chapter c-authred with Dr. Jhn Lwery n Law, Plicy, and Risk Management. Dr. Quincy Martin III and Dr. Ashley Knight are currently leading and cnducting research with President f the Natinal Cuncil n Student Develpment, Dr. Tyjaun Lee n ascending t the cmmunity cllege presidency thrugh student affairs. Research will be submitted fr bth publicatin and cnference presentatin when cmpleted. Brian Mitra was accepted as c-authr fr the fllwing chapter Experience as Textbk: Service-Learning fr Career Develpment in the Cmmunity Cllege," fr the upcming bk, "Examining the Impact f Cmmunity Clleges n the Glbal
9 Wrkfrce" Dr. Ivan Harrell currently wrking n final drafts f tw prjects: Bk review f Cmmunity cllege student success: Frm bardrms t classrms fr the Cmmunity Cllege Jurnal f Research and Practice Bk chapter Enrllment Management in the Cmmunity Cllege in The handbk fr student affairs in cmmunity clleges Grants and Research K. Testa-Buzzee strngly encuraged applicatins frm Cmmunity Clleges fr the Reginal Grant Funding Opprtunity fr Schlarship and Research thrugh scial media and direct cntact. Dr. Dawn Lewis and Dr. Ashley Knight were appinted as C-Chairs f the CCD Research and Publicatins Cmmittee. Prgress t date: established the purpse f the cmmittee, linked the purpse t the CCD gals, and initiated actin steps t accmplish the CCD gal f encuraging and prmting research and best practices relevant t cmmunity cllege institutins and prfessinals. Next steps fr the cmmittee include: Cnnecting with NASPA KCs t share infrmatin n cmmunity cllege issues and trends and t receive infrmatin abut publicatins f interest t cmmunity cllege prfessinals Psting cmmunity cllege clleagues' wrk n the CCD website Psting resurce lists n the CCD website Psting relevant research findings and articles relevant t cmmunity clleges n the CCD website Blgging n the CCD website t engage cmmunity cllege prfessinals by psing questins abut issues and trends Prfessinal Develpment Dr. Arnel W. Csey, Dr. Paulette Dalpes, and Dr. Maggie de la Teja were panelists fr NASPA s Cmmunity Cllege Online sessin entitled: America s Cllege Prmise Tuitin-free Cmmunity Clleges Online Discussin held n January 29, 2015 Dr. Magdalena de la Teja presented at TACHE Cnference in February 2015 in El Pas, TX n hw t grw Latin leaders by frming cllege assciatin fr faculty/staff. I will mentin my wrk n the NASPA CCD Bard at this sessin. Dr. Magdalena de la Teja presented at the First Year Experience Cnference in Dallas, TX in February 2015 n a first year transitin curse at Tarrant Cunty Cllege. Dr. Magdalena de la Teja presented at the Achieving the Dream Cnference in February 2015 n the Student Services Academy and Franklin Cvey curriculum we are using with ur district-wide student services persnnel.
10 Catherine Olivarez c-presented a paper Tribal Clleges and Native American Serving Institutins: Designing Campus Cultures at the 39th Annual Cnference fr the Assciatin fr the Study f Higher Educatin (ASHE), Washingtn, D.C. n Nvember 21, Catherine Olivarez c-presented a Rundtable discussin at the 39th Annual Cnference fr the Assciatin fr the Study f Higher Educatin (ASHE), Washingtn, D.C. The Cllege Experience thrugh Latin Family Dialgues. Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee served as the mderatr f a Pre-Cnference Sessin spnsred by the Adult Learners and Students with Children KC at the Regin I Cnference. Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee established a rundtable fr cmmunity cllege prfessinals at Regin I Cnference. Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee represented the cmmunity cllege sectr at the Student Affair Undergraduate Leaders f Tmrrw Pathways t the Prfessins Wrkshp at the Regin I Cnference. Dr. Kristina Testa-Buzzee secured reginal spnsrship frm NASPA fr statewide student affairs prfessinal develpment days in CT and MASS. Cmmunity Clleges Divisin Summit Octber 2-Octber 3, 2014, The City University f New Yrk - New Yrk, New Yrk 20 Participants Descriptin f Prgram The NASPA Cmmunity Clleges Summit will prvide an pprtunity fr bard members f the Cmmunity Clleges Divisin t jin with NASPA leadership t discuss strategies t advance NASPA as the leading vice fr cmmunity cllege student affairs prfessinals and t infuse the cmmunity clleges perspective int all NASPA prgrams, publicatins, wrkshps, cnferences, reginal prgrams and publicatins. 8 sessins/keynte Speakers including Kevin Kruger, Pat Whitely, Paulette Dalpes, and CCD bard members Successes f the event: Identified critical issues facing cmmunity cllege student affairs prfessinals. Develped strategies within small grups t advance cmmunity clleges presence in NASPA. Identified cncrete gals in CCD cmmittees fr next steps. Participants reprted feeling empwered and supprted in their rle n the CCD as a result f the Summit. Pdcast fr Careers in Student Affairs Mnth Octber 2014 C-planned and crdinated by Carla Stein in cnjunctin with JM Alatis, NASPA Graduate Intern Descriptin: The Q&A pdcast was hsted by Dr. Quincy Martin and featured the knwledge and expertise f three senir level student affairs fficers: Dr. Ivan Harrell, Vice President f Student Success at Lne Star Cllege-CyFair (TX) Dr. Sctt Peska, Dean fr Students at Waubnsee Cllege (IL) Carla Stein, Dean f Student Services at Frnt Range Cmmunity Cllege (CO)
11 Careers in Student Affairs Mnth - #SAPaths: The Cmmunity Cllege Questin Hur" Octber 2014 Carla Stein wrked with JM Alatis, NASPA Graduate Intern, t plan and slicit participants and hst the fllw up live, nline questin hur t answer questins frm the pdcast, and prmte student affairs in cmmunity clleges. Panelists included: Dr. Kim Lwry, Dr. Karl Brks, Dr. Kate Mueller, Brian Mitra, Dr. Michael Gutierrez. Suthern Assciatin fr Cllege Student Affairs (SACSA) Nvember 1-3, 2014 Luisville, KY Kim Lwry presented Building a Bridge Twards Student Success and Cllege Readiness: Tw clleges, ne gal. NASPA Western Reginal Cnference 2014 Nvember 9-12, 2014 Anaheim, CA Dr. Kate Mueller presented a sessin n Student Learning Outcmes (c-presenting with NASPA member Michael Mrvice f Orange Cast Cllege). Will participate in the IV-W Med-Level Institute as a faculty member representing cmmunity clleges (Nvember 2014) Will hst a at the IV-W Reginal Cnference in Albuquerque (Nvember 2014) NASPA IV-West Reginal Cnference 2014 Nvember 2014 Albuquerque, NM Carla Stein hsted a Cmmunity Cllege rund table Innvative Educatrs Dr. Kate Mueller presented the fllwing wrkshps/webinars: ADA: Fast Facts fr Faculty, Octber 15, 2014 Accreditatin: Assessing & Supprting Student Affairs Learning Outcmes and Leveraging Technlgy Resurces, Octber 23, 2014 Cpyright & Fair Use: Cmpliance Guidelines fr Faculty & Staff, Octber 28, 2014 Vilence Preventin Task Frce Kapilani Cmmunity Cllege Onging Cathy Wehrman chairs the campus Vilence Preventin Task Frce, and crdinated the fllwing webinars and training related t Sexual Vilence Preventin and new plicies in this area fr student affairs prfessinals at the cllege. Live the Green Dt (Campus Technical Assistance and Resurce Prject Webinar) July 1, 2014 Cathy Wehrman presented n Understanding Masculinity as a Resurce in Preventin Shifting ur Gal frm Individual Knwledge Change t a Cmmunity Mbilized fr Nrms Change: What des it take t mve frm a skills building fcus t practice and plicy change success? September 17, 2014
12 Immigratin Relief fr Victims f Human Trafficking and Other Serius Crimes Octber 15, USCIS Vermnt Service Center and Office f Plicy and Strategy Annual Cnference Cmmunity Cllege Institute: Assessment in Student Affairs...Yur Prfessinal Tlkit March 16, 2014 Baltimre, MD Number f Participants: 39 Presenters: Dr. Kate Mueller (Orange Cast Cllege), Dr. Clevette Ridguard (Mntgmery Cllege), and Dr. Ivan Harrell (Lne Star Cllege-CyFair) Successes: Participants were very engaged. Timely tpic fr many institutins underging accreditatin, prgram review, and/r perfrmance based funding. Recmmendatin fr change next year: Prvide infrmatin/sessins that are mre unique t cmmunity clleges and less universal t varius types f higher educatin institutins. Dr. Magdelena de la Teja was a Panel Presenter: 5 Mre Things: A Dialgue n Supprting Pstsecndary Success fr Men f Clr held Mnday, March 17 as part f the NASPA Virtual Cnference. Online Learning NASPA Cmmunity Cllege Online Series: Care and Cnduct in the Cmmunity Cllege, Part One It s CONFUSING! Hw d we manage students f cncern thrugh ur BIT teams and students ging thrugh ur cnduct prcess? March 6, 2014 Online Presented by: Carla Stein, Dean f Student Services, Frnt Range Cmmunity Cllege Dr. Kris Binard, Assciate Vice President f Enrllment & Student Success, Frnt Range Cmmunity Cllege Number f Participants: ver 50% participatin rate frm thse wh registered Key areas cvered: 1. Student f Cncern and/r Cnduct hw t decide 2. When we decide, then what? 3. Educate faculty/staff t refer students early and ften 4. Behaviral Interventin Teams rle and scpe 5. Tracking sftware and reprts NASPA Cmmunity Cllege Online Series - Care and Cnduct in the Cmmunity Cllege Part Tw April 24, 2014 Online Thrugh bth research and practical infrmatin, this sectin f the nline learning series explred: Histry and cntext f BITs at cmmunity clleges The scpe f threat assessment v. behaviral interventin Overview f prcess
13 Use f threat assessment mdels Team lgistics membership, meetings, referrals Marketing the team, develping partnerships, and member training resurces Helpful resurces/recmmended reading Presenters: Ashley Knight, Dean f Student Affairs and Laura Bennett, Student Cnduct Officer at William Rainey Harper Cllege Pwer f One Cnference April 3, 2014 Salt Lake Cmmunity Cllege, Salt Lake City, UT Number f Participants: 167 Individuals frm thrughut Regin V participated in the 2014 Pwer f One Cnference. This year s cnference A Family f Many: The Pwer f One was the first Pwer f One cnference t be held in the state f Utah and at a Cmmunity Cllege. The cnference cmmittee wrked hard fr ver a year t prvide a great experience fr all attendees, and they did nt disappint! Anther unique factr f this year s cnference was the creatin f Family Clusters. The Family Clusters were anther way fr attendees t cnnect with participants frm ther institutins and debrief the cnference experience. The Family Clusters were a great additin t a pwerful cnference experience. Advcacy Dr. Paulette Dalpes, as Chair f the CCD, appinted a Task Frce t Advance Latin Student Affairs Prfessinals at Cmmunity Clleges. The CCD will develp a strategy t advance Latins in the prfessin f Student Affairs wh seek t wrk r are currently wrking at cmmunity clleges. Additinally, an intentinal effrt will be made t create a pipeline frm cllege, thrugh graduate schl, t emplyment fr Latin students interested in r seeking t pursue a career in Student Affairs at cmmunity clleges. This Task Frce will be chaired by Dr. Maggie de la Teja, she will lead members f the CCD Bard including Carla Stein and Dr. Edward Martinez, as well as ther NASPA vlunteer members, in the creatin f a series f recmmendatins fr the CCD. On June 25, 2014, Salt Lake Cmmunity Cllege participated in the Department Fair at the Dungy Leadership Institute fr the NASPA Undergraduate Fellws Prgram (NUFP) encuraging fellws t cnsider student affairs pathways thrugh cmmunity clleges. Wehrman is serving n 2 newly frmed campus cmmittees that address new plicies related t Clery, VAWA and Title IX. One is Title IX specific respnse team and the ther is the Kapilani Behaviral Interventin Team (KBIT). As part f the Title IX team, she will be assisting in the educatin f students and the larger campus cmmunity as t what is sexual miscnduct, the reprting prcedures and the kinds f assistance available n-campus and in the cmmunity. As part f the KBIT, she will be part f a team that will be respnsible t review high prfile cases and evaluate levels f risks and assess patterns f behavir that rise t identified levels f cncern.
14 NASPA Strategic Plan Gal 1 1. Build the capacity t create knwledge and use data t prvide evidence that will supprt excellence in practice. Objectives 1.1 Be the primary surce f data n the experience f cllege and university students. 1.2 Demnstrate the impact f student affairs n student learning, persistence, and success thrugh schlarship, assessment, evaluatin, and research Serve n Tarrant Cunty Cllege Achieving the Dream Cre and Data Teams and d presentatins related t student success metrics Serve n Tarrant Cunty Cllege Achieving the Dream Cre and Data Teams and d presentatins related t student success metrics 1.3 Tighten and align the cnnectins amng thery, research, and practice The Bard established a Research and Publicatins Cmmittee and identified tw areas fr their purpse and visin, which include: Increase the participatin f cmmunity cllege schlar-practitiners in natinal research and publicatins Supprt cmmunity cllege prfessinals by prviding access t current research and best practices relevant t their wrk. 1.4 Enhance skills and prvide tls t cnduct student affairs prgram reviews in supprt f best practice and institutinal effectiveness. Gal 2 2. Lead advcacy effrts that shape the changing landscape f higher educatin. Objectives 2.1 Assert NASPA's leadership rle in critical issues f public plicy regarding higher educatin Paulette Dalpes testified with ther leaders frm NYC clleges and universities at a hearing regarding campus sexual assault cnvened by the NYC Cuncils n Higher Educatin, Wmen's Issues, Civil Rights and Public Safety. 2.2 Define, adpt, and cmmunicate a public stance n critical plicy issues in higher educatin. 2.3 Build capacity amng membership in rder t effectively influence public plicy. 2.4 Track state and reginal issues that might significantly affect students, practitiners, and/r campuses. Gal 3 3. Launch an initiative t cllabrate with student affairs wrldwide. Objectives 3.1 Cnduct a needs assessment t guide and priritize NASPA's internatinal effrts.
15 3.2 Clarify NASPA's niche in internatinal student affairs. 3.3 Prvide cntext-apprpriate prfessinal develpment activities t imprve knwledge and skills f student affairs prfessinals bth dmestic and abrad Participated in a pdcast fr Careers in Student Affairs Mnth and fllw-up live, questin and answer hur abut careers at cmmunity clleges. The hur was enlightening t many unfamiliar with the unique niche f cmmunity clleges within the higher educatin landscape Dr. de la Teja will attend 2014 Salzburg Glbal Seminar in July 2014 and share transfrmatinal learning experience with CCD and thers. Gal 4 4. Strengthen NASPA by making it a mre respnsive, vital and sustainable rganizatin. Objectives 4.1 Diversify and strengthen the surces f NASPA s revenue Dr. Magdalena de la Teja will serve n the NASPA Fundatin. 4.2 Increase cllabratin and partnerships with higher educatin and ther rganizatins NASPA Cmmunity Clleges Divisin Bard members were invlved with the fllwing rganizatins: USCIS Vermnt Service Center and Office f Plicy and Strategy Innvative Educatrs Suthern Assciatin fr Cllege Student Affairs (SACSA) Cllege Student Affairs Jurnal (CSAJ) Cmmunity Cllege Jurnal f Research and Practice Statewide student affairs prfessinal develpment days in Cnnecticut and Massachusetts Illinis Cmmunity Cllege Chief Student Services Officers grup 4.3 Review and redefine the rles and respnsibilities f the NASPA President, Executive Directr, Reginal Vice Presidents, and Bard structure and cmpsitin. 4.4 Increase pprtunities fr innvatin thrugh technlgy. 4.5 Strengthen NASPA s cntributins t student affairs graduate preparatin prgrams. 4.6 Ensure the participatin and inclusin f NASPA s members in leadership and gvernance Cmpsitin f the Cmmunity Cllege Divisin was recnfigured by the new Chair f the bard. New psitins were added including: graduate student representative; an entry-level prfessinal representative; 2 mid-level manager representatives; and an emeritus member. The number f SSAO representatives were reduced frm 4 t 2. The 7 Reginal Representatives and the current and past bard chair psitins remained. Using netwrks within NASPA, an intentinal effrt was made t recruit AAPI and Latin representatin t better align the racial cmpsitin f the bard with the ppulatins cmmunity clleges serve. 4.7 Examine resurces and staffing t ensure alignment with strategic planning gals.