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April 20-22, 2018

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December 2017 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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2017 - SPOKANE, WA
National Conference On Student Activities

December 1-3, 2017
Hotel RL
Spokane, Washington

Parade of Ideas!

CLICK HERE to view a summary of contributions to this year's Parade of Ideas at the Closing General Session.

Presentation Downloads

Stay tuned as we continue to post more handouts from each of our Workshop, Meet The Pros, and Hall of Ideas presenters at the 2017 NAWD National Conference on Student Activities!



  • Greg Barker - There's An App For That
  • John Bittinger - Webbing Loops in the Classroom
  • Heath Booth - Different Cards...All From the Same Deck!
  • Danny Collie - The Butterfly Project
  • Karen Crawford - Tips For New Advisors
  • Jayme Evans - Virtual Assemblies & Netizenship in Public Schools
  • Marty Fortin - Two Ways to Start & Two Ways to End
  • Kim Giles - OSCAR (Official Student Council Awesome Retreat)
  • Sandy Ginger - Decisions, Decisions, Decisions
  • Courtney Goldberg - Celebrate! Appreciate! Congratulate!
  • Colette Grodzicki - MORF: It's a Thing (Planning a Successful Dance)
  • Laura Grommesh - Homecoming Morning Service Project
  • Mary Hahn - The Leadership Secrets of Santa Claus
  • Tom Heethuis - Creating a Year of Significance, Starting With Why?
  • Terri Johnson - Using Inspiration to Motivate Students & Colleagues
  • Miriya Julian - Boo Boo Bunnies
  • Kim Karr - Becoming #Digital4Good
  • Briana Kelly - The 15 P's of Creating a Successful Committee Process
  • Katie Keyes - Impactful Large Group Leadership Games
  • Houston Kraft - Character Accountability
  • Sandra Kurland - State Conference Message & Curriculum to Support
  • Michelle McGrath - Middle Level Camps, Retreats & Conferences
  • Lou Miller - Dances Are Out...Now What?
  • Carlos Ojeda, Jr. - Top 5 Elements: Make Your Camp a Transformative Event
  • Tim Turner - Positive Crowd Involvement in the Student Section
  • Brandon White - Own It Day!
  • Felix Yerace - Kouzes & Posner Student Leadership Challenge



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