Building a standard for student media advisers

By Blythe Steelman Coordinator, Student Publications and Marketing ASUN Center for Student Engagement “…you’re not going to find a one-size-fits all job description from people who do this.” — anonymous interview participant “This” means advising student media organizations. In my role at the University of Nevada, Reno, I advise four different student media outlets: The …

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Advanced Registration, More Than Recruitment

By Theo Meek Coordinator, Admissions and Records Review more information on the effectiveness of Advanced Registration What do 3,183 students, a 93.2% full-time semester-to-semester retention rate, and an average enrollment of 15.8 credits all have in common? They are all characteristics of the freshmen class of Fall 2016 that participated in the University of Nevada, …

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Scholarship is Leadership

Scholarship will move our work with students from practice to influence (Hatfield & Wise, 2015). Good scholarship is a critically reflective process that integrates and applies research to improve student services. As scholarly practitioners we are well positioned to articulate the student voice and integrate student experiences in to the practices and theories that inform the administration of higher education. But …

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First Step to Publication

Student Service faculty, staff, and students are invited to share a research abstract summarizing an idea for a research project. Get your work and ideas out to your colleagues. Identify collaborators to take your idea the next level. Discuss trends in work or trends in research. Get feedback to improve your work. Find data to …

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