Sondra Dennison and Li Teng, along with one of our living-learning
partners, Theresa McDevitt, attended the 2018 ACUHO-I Academic
Initiatives Conference in Pittsburgh on October 16–18.
These three IUP delegates
presented a session titled “Building Bridges to Tomorrow: Cultivating
partnership and dialogues between academic and student affairs.” Dennison
also served on a panel discussing CAS (Council for the Advancement of
Standards in Higher Education) Standards with colleagues from Baylor University
and Central Washington University.
is the international Association of College and University Housing Officers.
This conference is designed to provide education and professional development
for individuals that focus on cocurricular educational experience, including
Living-Learning programs and communities.
Li, Theresa and Sondra felt
empowered and re-energized as a result of being able to network with peers and
learn about the great things happening within Academic Initiatives from around
Office of Housing, Residential Living, and Dining