North America, Central America, & the Caribbean Regional Coordinators:
ANNOUNCEMENTS/ GENERAL ACTIVITIES
April Leadership Updates in Region
Jacqueline, the Regional Coordinator for North and Central America and the Caribbean region, lamented that in St Vincent, and Barbados a volcano erupted which is a national disaster and many people are suffering. The University of West Indies students are still off-campus and is not back to campus for classes. CTLPA – Caribbean Tertiary Level Personnel Association elections for local and regional leadership positions will take place soon.
David, Regional Director for North and Central America and the Caribbean region, reported that in Canada the positivity rate is at the highest point since the pandemic started, approximately 20.6% have taken the first vaccination dose.
UPCOMING CONFERENCES & EVENTS
CTLPA’s (Caribbean Tertiary Level Personnel Association) – Annual Conference will be held June 19-25, 2021 Online. The conference will be held under the theme: Power Up! Moving to Mastery in Student Service Delivery. For more information and if you are interested in presenting please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
ACUHO-I’s COVID-19 Resources ACUHO-I is partnering with a number of Associations and organizations who are experts in the space to gather the most accurate and up-to-date information on this rapidly evolving situation, and to create and share resources for our campus practitioners.
ACPA’s Strategic Imperative for Racial Justice will resources, energy, and time toward addressing racial justice in student affairs and higher education around the world. The goal is to provide leading research and scholarship; tools for personal, professional, and career development; and innovative praxis opportunities for members that will actively inform and reshape higher education.
CAPRES (Le Consortium d’animation sur la persévérance et la réussite en enseignement supérieur) has published a website for resources used by many student services professionals in the Quebec province of Canada.
Post-Secondary Student Mental Health: Guide to a Systemic Approach: Supporting the creation of a campus community that is deeply conducive to transformative learning and mental health
Transition Towards University: Mount Saint-Vincent University in Nova-Scotia Canada, created a new tool for students who are beginning their University path in Canada.
Myths of University Success for Students – used in Quebec province.
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