It's about matters relating to on-campus student housing, as well as why quality on-campus student housing really matters. We want this blog to serve as a forum for sharing ideas and insights about how your on-campus student housing can do things beyond simply housing students. How it can be used as a more powerful tool to recruit and retain students on your campus. We look forward to your participation!
When the Coronavirus shut down college campuses across the US, most student housing facilities closed as well. But what do you do if the majority of your residents are international? Today, Lupita ‘Pete’ Morales joins us to explain how her team at Green River College continues to serve students on campus through the COVID-19 crisis.
Heidi Yoder began researching workplace bullying within student affairs in the Fall of 2018. She is the author of an article in About Campus titled, When the compassionate are abusive: workplace bullying and student affairs. Today, Heidi joins me to share some of her insights on preventing toxic workplace environments and handling instances of abusive leadership and workplace bullying.
It’s well known that a career in higher education leaves you with many transferable skills. Are those skills useful outside of your workplace? How can we use what we’ve learned working with students to better ourselves and our communities? Today, Tara reconnects with Nicole Terrell, former COCM Assistant Director at Marshall University, to discuss how Nicole’s time as an AD impacted her.
Rafael Cordwell believes that you don’t choose your profession, your profession chooses you. And in the beginning, Raf resisted a career in student affairs—despite encouragement from more than one supervisor at SCSU. Today, Raf joins me to explain what changed his mind about higher ed and share his experience at the prestigious Ujima Institute.
Winston Churchill led Britain through both World Wars. But how would he fight the invisible enemy we face today? How might Churchill approach the current situation with Coronavirus? Today, Dr. Larry P. Arnn joins guest host Alton Irwin to explore how we might leverage Churchill’s leadership principles to combat COVID-19.
What did Mellissa Taylor learn as the face of student housing at UAB during her tenure at COCM? Today, she joins guest host Tara Wilkinson to discuss her responsibilities as Marketing Manager with Capstone, the enduring relationships she built with colleagues there, and the most effective channels for communicating with students!