Logan the Lobster will be traveling all over NIRSA leading up to the annual conference in Boston. Keep an eye out for this cute crustacean and post photos if you see him with the hashtag #NIRSA2019 , and stay tuned for #WheresLoganWednesday to catch up with Logan on his journey!
Registration is open for the Region II Conference in Birmingham!
We are so excited to "Discover the Magic" with everyone this year!
Find your path to the profession through the NIRSA Mentor Program. Join the many students and professionals already participating TODAY!
Follow the link in our bio to submit your application!
Meet Corrine Pruett your 2018-2019 Region II Student Leader! Corrine got her degree in Recreation and Tourism Management from Central Washington University. After taking a year off she moved to North Carolina to study Community and Therapeutic Recreation at UNC Greensboro. She is excited to have the opportunity to serve the students of Region II and hopes to both challenge and support them as they develop into young professionals.
Corrine is the Graduate Assistant of Facilities at UNCG.
Meet Jalen Howard your 2018-2019 Tennessee State Student Leader! Jalen attended Florida Southern University where he got his degree in Environmental Studies. He is now at East Tennessee State University studying Sports Management. When asked about his hero / mentor Jalen said, “My hero is me in 10 years, and in 10 years will be me in another 10, because I am constantly going to be chasing my hero or the person I want to be. I won’t ever catch him but I will continue to try.” Jalen is the Graduate Assistant for Intramural Sports at ETSU.
Over the past few weeks we have met the Region II Student Leadership Team!
Up next: Our Regional Student Leader!
Check out the latest from Caroline Ciell, @nirsastudents Leader, a blog post on "Excellence versus perfection". This will be the first installment of a series inspired by the Regional Student Leaders favorite quotes on leadership.
First up: Region 2 with a quote by R2SL Corrine Pruett and comments from Jordan Robinson and Justina Young (R2 Students)!
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‼️ Region II Leadership and the NIRSA Foundation are excited to announce the establishment of a new endowment: the Region II Excellence Endowment. We're so excited for this new opportunity to provide resources for our #NIRSAfamily!
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Meet Colin Wrba your 2018-2019 South Carolina State Student Leader! Colin attended State University of New York at Oswego for undergrad where he studied Business Administration. He is now at Winthrop University studying Sport and Fitness Administration. Colin wants to help the students of South Carolina become more aware of and involved in regional and state opportunities to help them develop.
Colin is the Graduate Assistant for Sport Programs at Winthrop University.
Over the next few weeks we will be introducing the rest of the Region II Student Leadership Team!
Up next: Tennessee!