When Thoughts and Prayers Aren’t Enough

by Lisa Hill @lisa_hill22 It’s Saturday night, 5 days out from the most recent mass-shooting event to top the list of Worst Mass Sh...

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Student Affairs: the field where others matter the most

by  Dylan Ruffra @drcards About two years ago when I decided to go into the field of Student Affairs, it was because I wanted to make...

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Kneeling in the Student Affairs

by  James Luckman @JimmyLuckman I have noticed multiple changes since starting off my first semester of graduate school. There have b...

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Expect the Unexpected

Expect the Unexpected

by Katie Yeaton @kyeat29 Photo taken by Katie Yeaton during USM RA Camp in Maine - August 2017 Greetings from Maine! One of ...

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An Ode to the Alma Mater

An Ode to the Alma Mater

by Lisa Hill @ lisa_hill22 As student affairs professionals we are connected to many different institutions of higher education.  Som...

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New Year, New School, New Adventures

New Year, New School, New Adventures

by Katie Yeaton @kyeat29 Today marks the start of my third week as a Resident Director at the University of Southern Maine (USM)....

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Taking the Scenic Route

by Lisa Hill @ lisa_hill22 Success = Finish grad school + Get a full-time job with benefits My post-graduation plan was flawless....

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Twas the Night Before Move-In

by Katie Yeaton @kyeat29 Twas the night before move-in, when all through the hall, The RAs were stirring, putting together their la...

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The Path of Totality and Common Hope

The Path of Totality and Common Hope

by Brooke Wilson @BrookeWilson_BW I hope you were able to watch the recent solar eclipse. You might have even been in the path of ...

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Learning the New Ins and Out

Learning the New Ins and Out

by Dylan Ruffra @drcards At the beginning of July I began my journey to becoming a #SAPro.  Last month, I started my first full-time pos...

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Dungeons & Dragons & Duty

Dungeons & Dragons & Duty

Charlie Haycook @charliethesabre Every Thursday night after work or class, I spend the night watching a livestreamed Dungeons & Drag...

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Using Metaphors to Enhance Student Connection and Learning

Using Metaphors to Enhance Student Connection and Learning

by Brooke Wilson @BrookeWilson_BW I enjoy finding connections and meaning in the world around me. My friends and colleagues know I’m ...

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Hello SAFY folxs!

Hello SAFY folxs!

by Katie Yeaton @kyeat29 This month has been hectic.  I have backpacked the UK and driven cross-country, completing two of my goals.  ...

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