Leadership Spotlight: Juan Salem, Yale School of Management

Leadership Spotlight: Juan Salem, Yale School of Management

Juan Salem is the co-chair of two groups at the Yale School of Management: the Technology Club, and the Marketing Club. Running two groups requires a lot of work, but Juan and the rest of his fellow club leaders have it down to a system with CampusGroups — all while staying focused on the bigger picture.  "Our clubs are there to enrich the student experience," says Juan.

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Travel with a Purpose: Alternative Spring Break Programs for College Students

Travel with a Purpose: Alternative Spring Break Programs for College Students

Make your spring break one to remember!

Spring break is just around the corner! Have you thought about what you will do with your time off from school? If you enjoy helping others, traveling to new places, and learning new skills, a volunteering trip may be a wonderful option! Whether you are passionate about community service, enjoy learning about a particular social issue or looking for a leadership or resume-building opportunity, an alternative spring break trip can offer you an inspiring, meaningful and life-changing way to spend your week.

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Leadership Spotlight: Nolan Chao, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

Leadership Spotlight: Nolan Chao, UC Berkeley Haas School of Business

Student groups large and small face a similar set of challenges: recruiting new members, keeping current members engaged, planning successful events, and more. But depending on a group's size, the strategies used to solve those problems can vary dramatically. Nolan Chao, a second-year student at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business, thinks about these questions from multiple angles.

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When Attendance is Critical: How to Prevent Cancellations & Promote RSVP Responsibility

When Attendance is Critical: How to Prevent Cancellations & Promote RSVP Responsibility

For some of your events, cancellations are not an option. You have invested a lot into your event. Your team has organized the venue, facilities, AV needs, supplies, food, drinks, scheduling, invitations, flyers and other promotional materials. You've locked down a VIP speaker, great event sponsors and wonderful giveaways.

And, naturally, you have asked that students RSVP responsibly with the firm intention to attend.

Good news: We have created an option to prevent cancelation for specific Registration Options in your events.

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Building Better Technology for Student Life: Insights from CampusGroups & RIT

Building Better Technology for Student Life:  Insights from CampusGroups & RIT

While a Student Affairs office may be a common sight on campuses everywhere, no two institutions are truly the same. Every campus operates its own way, with its own goals and procedures governing how student life functions. That's why it can be so challenging to find the right software platform to support a Student Affairs office; it's difficult to find the perfect solution for a one-of-a-kind set of needs.

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10 Tips to Enhance Your Study Abroad Experience!

10 Tips to Enhance Your Study Abroad Experience!

Pre-departure tips for an epic adventure

Are you planning to study abroad? Being immersed in an entirely new culture is not only a  life-changing experience, but could very well become the most exciting and rewarding semester of your college experience!

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Leadership Spotlight: Jesse Delan, Northwestern Kellogg School of Management

Leadership Spotlight: Jesse Delan, Northwestern Kellogg School of Management

Some students find especially creative ways to bring career training and opportunities to campus. Jesse Delan, a second-year student at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management, was inspired to introduce a different kind of organization to Kellogg's student community, one that could serve as a useful complement to existing professional groups. 

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Campus Fun: 10 Great Activities Colleges are Providing for Their Students to Destress During Finals Week!

Campus Fun: 10 Great Activities Colleges are Providing for Their Students to Destress During Finals Week!

Stress Less for Success

We've all been there. Finals week is by far the most stressful time on campus. And no one has a better eye for recognizing and responding to students in distress than the folks in Student Affairs. Fortunately, many creative SA professionals have come up with fun and clever ideas to help their harried students to destress and release some tension through rewarding and engaging activities.

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