October 2008 NIRSA news and information

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Highlights from 2008 Midyear Board of Directors Meeting

Board actions and discussion from the recent meetings in Charlotte, North Carolina. Read more...

 of Directors

Recent News

Almost $4 billion in NIRSA Member recreational facility construction
Results from the 2008-2013 NIRSA Facility Construction Report.
NCCS National Basketball Championships coming to Hoop City in 2009
Regional winners will head to Detroit for televised National Championships. Read more...
NSC sponsorships benefit all NIRSA Members
A breakdown of where NSC sponsorship money goes.

Nominate a member for the Honor Award
Deadline is December 15.

Order extra copies of the 2009 NIRSA Recreational Sports Directory today
Save when you place your order by November 2. Read more...

ACSM renames two certifications
Former Health/Fitness Instructors and Exercise Specialists will want to update their titles. Read more...

Recreational sports in the media
Read the latest.

Upcoming Events

Oct 2-3 Pennsylvania State Workshop
Oct 2-3 Minnesota State Workshop
Oct 8-10 WIRSA (Wisconsin)
Oct 13-16  2008 National Recreation Facilities Institute, Presented by Mondo
Oct 15-17 Region IV Conference
Oct 16-17 IIRSA (Illinois)
Oct 16-17 IRSA (Indiana)
Oct 22-25 Region II Conference
Oct 23 Region II Lead On
Oct 23-24 MIRSA (Michigan)
Oct 23-24 Colorado/Wyoming State Workshop

In this Issue

Members on the Move
New Institutional Members
Retired members: Apply for Emeritus Membership

Annual Conference
2009 Annual Conference schedule available
Poster presentation deadline is November 1

Chicago opens its doors to the Facilities Institute October 13-16

Early-bird registration for 2008 National Marketing Institute ends October 19
Submit a proposal for 2009 Collegiate Sport Club Symposium
Baltimore selected as site of 2009 Facilities and Aquatic Institutes

2008 Soccer registrations being accepted

2008 NCCS Flag Football Championships ready to roll

Hot Seat: How's the water?

The PGA of America partners with Collegiate Golf Alliance in new PGA University program

NIRSA Foundation Student Scholarships: Plan now to apply

Mark Leonida Endowment established

What got you here won't get you there!

Presenting Lauren Vallee, Ironman athlete and person

A pool of benefits: Learning outcomes from aquatic participation in college recreational sports

Campus Sustainability Day is October 22

Updates from HEASC

Case study: Any evidence facility door caused fatal fall?

Sport clubs survey results

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