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Professional Development Opportunity with NASPA President Kevin Kruger
Friday, October 25, 2013
Registration: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Networking: 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Program: 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free with registration
North Dakota State University
Memorial Union | Great Plains Ballroom | Upper Level
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Kevin Kruger's Biography
An accomplished speaker, leader, and educator, Kevin Kruger has been associate executive director of NASPA since 1995, and became its first executive-level president March 15, 2012. In his capacity as a national advocate for students and the primary spokesperson for student affairs administrators and practitioners, he draws on more than 30 years of experience in higher education.
Prior to NASPA, Dr. Kruger worked for 15 years at the University of Maryland College Park and the University of Maryland Baltimore County. During his tenure at the University of Maryland he worked in orientation, student activities, leadership development, admissions, and with the vice president for student affairs office. Dr. Kruger has also served as an adjunct faculty member in the Student Development in Higher Education program at Trinity College in Washington, DC.
Dr. Kruger represents NASPA in national forums such as the Washington Higher Education Secretariat, which includes the leaders of approximately 50 higher education associations. While at NASPA, he has pursued a number of initiatives designed to enhance the association's role in public policy, research, professional development, and student learning and assessment, with a particular interest in the use of technology in serving diverse student populations.
Dr. Kruger has published and presented nationally on leadership development, using technology in student affairs administration, international education and is a regular lecturer on technology in student affairs, the Myers Briggs Type Indicator, assessment and student learning. He is the editor of two Jossey-Bass publications, Technology Innovations in Student Services and Using Technology to Promote Student Learning. He also has chapters in The Handbook of Student Affairs Administration; Understanding the Role of Academic and Student Affairs Collaboration in Creating a Successful Learning Environment; Beyond Borders: How International Developments are Changing Student Affairs Practice; and Involving Commuter Students in Learning.
Please register by October 11, 2013.
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Limited free parking for ND state fleet vehicles and vehicles with a current UND, MSUM or Concordia staff parking pass is available in the NDSU T lot. Please allow extra time to locate parking and plan to carpool with your co-workers. For our MSUM and Concordia guests, please consider the option to ride the Mat Bus. Additional information about the schedule, parking and other important information will be emailed to all participants several days prior to the event.
There are two visitor (pay) lots available. The rate is $2 per hour until 4:30 pm. After 4:30 pm parking is free. Off street parking around the perimeter of campus is also an option.
For additional information: http://www.ndsu.edu/parking/visitors/