Benjamin Presents on Best Practices for Living-Learning Communities at Housing Officers Conference

Posted on 10/31/2017 3:37:17 PM

Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor in the Student Affairs in Higher Education Department, presented "An Evidence-Based Best Practices Model for Living-Learning Communities" at the Association of College and University Housing Officers–International Academic Initiatives conference in Atlanta, Georgia, October 28–30, 2017.

Benjamin's presentation was based on a forthcoming living-learning communities book, Living-Learning Communities that Work: A Research-Based Model for Design, Delivery, and Assessment, for which she is a co-author. The book is scheduled to be published in spring 2018.

The ACUHO-I Academic Initiatives Conference focuses on creating and fostering the student affairs-academic affairs partnership, and transforming residential environments to engage the students who live and learn in campus communities. Participants will learn how to best engage students and faculty to create the best possible environments for success.

For more information about the presentation, please e-mail Benjamin at mbenjamin@iup.edu.