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Health & Wellness Passport


Presenting an exciting new value-added program for NIRSA Institutional Members

Faculty and staff of participating institutions can use the recreational facilities of other schools that have opted in to the program. Read more...

Recent News

NIRSA Historian reviews the National Center's archives
Paul Wilson works to organize and preserve NIRSA's history. Read more...

New section of NIRSA website devoted to higher education
Learn more about NIRSA's involvement with other higher ed associations. Read more...

NIRSA National Center welcomes new Director of Marketing
Ketty Herb-Kalberer will oversee membership as well as marketing functions. Read more...

NNC Intern program continues for second year
Diane Broyhill coming to the NIRSA National Center in January. Read more...

Recreational sports in the media
Read the latest. Read more...

Upcoming Events
August 6 HBCU Summit
August 14 NIRSA So Cal State Workshop
September 20-21 Georgia State Workshop
September 20-22 AZIRSA State Workshop
September 27-28 PIRSA State Conference
September 28 NoCRSA (North Carolina Recreational Sports Assoc.) State Workshop
October 1-4 NIRSA Region V/Big 12 Conference
October 6-8 Midyear Board Meeting
October 8-9 Idaho/Utah State Workshop
October 11-12 Illinois State Workshop
October 11-13 NIRSA Region II Conference
October 20-22 NIRSA Region VI Conference
October 23-25 NIRSA National Recreation Facilities Institute Presented by Mondo
October 23-26 NIRSA Region IV Conference
October 24-26 National Fitness Institute
October 25-27 National Aquatic Institute
October 31-November 2 Ohio State Workshop (ORSA)
See all upcoming events at the NIRSA Calendar.
In This Issue
Education News

Three fall 2007 NIRSA Institutes, one amazing keynote speaker

Spotlight: NIRSA 2007 National Fitness Institute, October 24-26 in Portland, Oregon

Sports News

NIRSA National Campus Championship Series:

MIRSA sending state flag football winners to NIRSA National Championships

SoCal Scramble raises $6,000 for student scholarships

Foundation News

Region V Endowment established

Conference News

April 2-5, 2008
Austin, Texas

A taste of Austin

Sponsorship opportunities abound at 2008 Annual Conference

Membership News

Look for your new membership card in the mail

Members on the Move & New Members

Leadership Notes

Take off your blinders, look to the rainbow, and set sail! Or something like that
By Tom Kirch, NIRSA President

Student Leadership Team sets goals for upcoming year
By Diane Sylofski, National Student Representative

Research News

Walking for wellness and financial gains

Risk Management

The ABCs of AEDs


Calling all campus rec sustainability practices

Updates from HEASC

The University Network demonstrates their commitment to sustainability

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