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It is critical that all senior institutional leaders have a baseline understanding of the current flashpoint landscape. First, teach senior leaders about the rapidly evolving landscape, then review how to address flashpoints through social listening. Effectively addressing climate flashpoints is a campus-wide challenge that requires preparation and discussion long before an incident ever takes place.…

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Over the last few years, institutions have heavily invested in providing resilience support to help students succeed on campus. Resilience supports and resources are typically focused on the first year or through the campus counseling center. Progressive institutions recognize the need to scale resilience support beyond the first year and the counseling center to proactively…

Last week, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos proposed new guidelines on how colleges and universities should handle sexual misconduct allegations on campus. Broadly, the proposal is seen as bolstering the rights of those accused of sexual misconduct on campus. Next, the proposed guidelines will be subject to a public comment period. These new guidelines certainly represent…

The latest wave of student activism on campuses caught many institutions by surprise. One of the distinguishing factors about recent activism is the widespread presence of external influences, or third-party actors. Are your policies ready for today’s student activism? Use EAB’s free speech policy audit to identify, review, and update your campus’s relevant policies Today…

Though many students struggle with their transition to college, first-generation college students are often left to navigate the transition without advice from their families. These students often face additional adjustment barriers, from difficulty accessing important resources to difficulty connecting with support networks on campus. The four tactics highlighted in this infographic outline proactive, campus-wide approaches—leveraging…

To prove ROI, institutions are focused on preparing students for post-graduate success. Given their pre-existing programs and access to undergraduates, student affairs practitioners can play a unique role in this institutional priority. The strategies profiled in this infographic represent six ways student affairs can have the greatest impact in supporting experiential learning. These strategies range…

Today, more than one-third of students on campus are struggling with food or housing insecurity. Students cannot be expected to achieve academic success or personal wellness until their basic needs are met. Supporting food and housing security on campus should be a crucial priority, but presidents, provosts, board members, and other senior campus leaders can…

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About the Webconference Presenters:  Jane Alexander, Research Senior Director, EABTim Miller, Vice President for Student Affairs, James Madison University Anne Graham, Assistant Director, Student Involvement and Greek Life, The George Washington University This session will focus on preparing for controversial campus events, including a Q&A with expert practitioners on tools and practices to mitigate common…

About the Webconference Presenter: Lindsay Kubaryk In this webconference, we’ll highlight strategies that progressive institutions are using to target students beyond the first year to provide proactive support at high stress moments, such as returning to campus from leave or embarking on the career process.

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