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April 20-22, 2018

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February 2018 Reumors!

THANK YOU for coming to Spokane for NCSA 2017!

CLICK HERE to go to the 2017 Conference Page - handouts from Workshops, Meet the Pros, Hall of Ideas now available!

CLICK HERE to view this year's Parade Of Ideas!

Interested in SPEAKING at our National Conference on Student Activities? CLICK HERE for our Speaker Application!

Dr. Earl Reum (1931-2010)
Founder of NAWD, inspiration for student leaders & advisors...

Visit our Earl Reum tribute site at www.EarlReum.com

Earl Reum: Speaker, Educator, Mentor

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Jim Finnemeyer
NAWD Executive Director

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2016 - MADISON, WI
National Conference On Student Activities

December 2-4, 2016
Madison Concourse Hotel
Madison, Wisconsin

Workshop Presentation Downloads

Stay tuned as we continue to post more handouts from each of our Workshop & "Meet The Pros" presenters at the 2016 NAWD National Conference on Student Activities!


And Action!
Preston Hickert

Beyond the Poster - Marketing That Matters
Patrick Maurer

Brains, Bias, and Behavior
Judson Laipply
Check Model for Event Planning
Micah Jacobson
Leadership Class Step by Step
Doug Erickson
Emojis of Leadership
Derek Emery
Got Spirit? Change Your School Culture!
Jessica Banchieri
Leadership Begins with...Everyone!
Aaron Tarnutzer & Jim Kramer
Learn, Engage, Advocate, Develop, Empower, Reach!
Michael Rampolla
The 4 People You'll Ever Need to Know in Life
Darryl Woods


Being An Advisor is Hard Work!
Chad Rizner & Rhiannon McKee
Creating Culture That Works
Scott Backovich
Engaging Youth Groups
Karen Kettle
Increasing Student Voice & Involvment through PLC
Charisse Hilton
Growing Leaders
Tyler Yaken
Get Your QuickBooks In Order!
Lou Miller
Seasons of Leadership
Kristin Grimm
Speaker DNA
Judson Laipply, Patrick Maurer, Harriet Turk
Using Personality Indicators to Enhance Leadership Dev.
Felix Yerace
You Are The Magic!
Mark Zacharia
You've Got The Spirit
Bob Kline


Forward Thinking Rally Games
Amy Langhorst
How to Have EPIC Camps
Lauretta Eldridge
Impact Leadership (link to e-mail request for access)
Carl Olson
Leadership Lessons from the Twilight Zone
Marty Fortin
LeaderSpeak - Bring About Change & Build Community
John Nepper
Parachute Packers
Heather Schultz
SMART-er Goals, Bigger Achievements
Zach Zeliner

Social Media...Where Do I Begin?
Sara Nilles

The Forward Pass
Sandy Ginger
What Do I Do Now? The Answers Are Here!
Terri Johnson


Now that we have moved "FORWARD", how about looking back at memories of a great NCSA?

CLICK HERE to open and view the Dynamx Digital PHOTO ALBUM from the 2016 National Conference on Student Activities in Niagara Falls created by the one and only David Brame! The password is "reum".


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