In addition to in-person seminars and institutes, ACUI regularly coordinates a variety of opportunities for professional development online, through webinars or virtual round-table discussions.
- ACUI Online Learning Programs
These lecture-style programs are delivered by a content expert or panel to address the core competencies of the college union and student activities profession. These traditional webinars are included in your ACUI membership,so members can register at no additional fee.
- Virtual Round-Table Discussions
Hot topics in the college union and student activities field are discussed on an open phone line with a moderator to keep the conversation going. These discussions are included in your ACUI membership,so members can register at no additional fee.
- Partner Programs
ACUI members can participate in online learning with members of other associations, organizations, or educational providers. Topics, formats, and costs of these partner programs vary.
- CUAD Podcast
Generating discussion around topics important to union and activities professionals, listen to the College Union & Activities (CUAD) Podcast following the links here.
Also, be sure to check out the dozens of Archived Online Programs, which are also included in your ACUI membership and provide access to videos and presentation materials from past online programs.
Online Learning Programs
Using CAS for Program Assessment and Strategic Planning
Core Competencies: Management, Planning
about using the CAS standards to inform strategic initiatives. For more than three decades, the Council for the
Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS) standards
and guidelines have promoted inter-departmental, inter-program
collaboration and reflected good practices generally agreed upon by the
profession-at-large. The CAS standards speak to issues of
institutional change as practitioners strive to meet student needs.
Student affairs’ commitment to developing quality experiences for
students, coupled with calls for accountability, requires that
educators evaluate programs and services to demonstrate their impact and
learn how to improve them. This program addresses those needs.
Facilities Policies and Procedures Showcase: Elmhurst College
Core Competencies: Facilities Management, Planning
The Frick Center staff took it upon
themselves to document all of the agreed upon policies and procedures that
govern its operation. Jeannette Smith from Elmhurst College showcases this
process and the final results.
Free Hot Topics Virtual Round-tables
Student Training Round-Table
Core Competencies: Communications, Human Resource Development, Leadership, Student Learning
This virtual brown bag
discussion will focus on training student staff. This program offers
participants the opportunity to bring up concerns or issues regarding
student staff and to give and receive feedback with one another. Come
prepared with your questions and experiences, and we will work together
Custodial Care: Housekeeping
Core Competencies: Facilities Management, Human Resource Development
This round-table is designed to give participants an opportunity
to discuss the unique set of issues, challenges, and solutions that exist in a
facility where custodial or housekeeping is run internally.
ACUI online learning programs offer unique and convenient opportunities for continued professional growth. For more information and to provide feedback, click below: