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Monthly Archives: January 2017

Meet the Spokane Local Arrangements Committee

Coordinated By: Kate Gannon-Cullinan We are only 1 week away from our 2017 Annual Conference in Spokane, Washington. As such, we wanted to introduce our amazing host committee, comprised of professionals from schools throughout eastern Washington, who have been working all year to provide a great experience. We asked them why they wanted to be […]

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9 Things to Look Forward to in Spokane

By Kate Gannon-Cullinan Hey folks! As we approach our 2017 Annual Conference, I wanted to give a sneak peek at the amazing things the Board of Directors and Local Arrangements Committee have in store for you. Once our Guidebook posts in the next week download the guide for NWACUHO 2017 and start creating your schedule. […]

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NWACUHO Featured Presentation: Shifting the Paradigm – Alternative Views to Leadership

By Kathryn Magura & Bob Lambert Leadership is something we talk about in Housing and Residence Life frequently, yet we rarely take the time to explore definitions and qualities of a strong leader. What makes someone a good leader? What’s the difference between a leader and a manager? Why is it important to distinguish between […]

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NWACUHO Featured Presentation: The Art & Science of Emergency Management in University Housing

By Josh Gana Those who have worked in Residential Life know that responding to crisis situations in the halls can be a weekly (or daily) occurrence.  Most departments do a great job of training direct-service staff to prevent and manage behavioral crises, and hall directors gain significant on-the-job experience early in their careers. What about […]

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