Like our academic colleagues, Student Affairs professionals conduct research, review literature, share project outcomes, and publish findings in a variety of publications. They are are invited to present and facilitate at conferences. Student Affairs staff’s knowledge and insight helps support the work of professionals around the world and contributes to the fields of student affairs, higher education, and many others, including civic engagement, diversity and inclusion, health and counseling, human development, restorative practices, social justice, student engagement, and many others.

Article by Director Samantha Smith published

in Learning Well magazine

An article by Director of Health Promotion Samantha A. Smith, Ph.D., MPH, CHES, was published in Learning Well magazine's Perspectives section on Feb. 7. In "Let Them Scream" Dr. Smith discusses...

Posted: February 8, 2024, 12:29 PM

Vice President Renique Kersh co-authors report

As part of Aspen Senior Impact Fellowship

As a Aspen Senior Impact Fellow, Vice President for Student Affairs Renique Kersh, Ph.D., co-authored a report focused on the advancement of youth leadership development opportunities. "Advancing...

Posted: October 24, 2023, 2:29 PM

Director Samantha A. Smith co-authors article

published in Journal of Adolescent Research

An article on college students participating in the Black Lives Matter movement, co-authored by Samantha A.Smith, Ph.D., MPH, CHES, was published on Oct. 11, 2023 in the Journal of Adolescent...

Posted: October 17, 2023, 9:19 AM

Directors Jasmine A. Lee and Samantha Smith present at NASPA

2023 Mental Health Conference

At the January 2023 NASPA* Mental Health Conference, Jasmine A. Lee, M.S.W., Ph.D., director of inclusive excellence and Initiatives for Identity, Inclusion, and Belonging (i3b,) and Samantha...

Posted: March 6, 2023, 9:38 AM

Director Samantha Smith Co-Authors Article

In the Journal of American College Health

Office of Health Promotion Director, Samantha Smith, Ph.D., M.P.H., CHES, is the co-author of "In harm's way: Do college students' beliefs about cannabis put them at risk for use?" The article was...

Posted: September 19, 2022, 1:56 PM

Assessment Director Mary Ellen Wade Co-authors Paper

in The Qualitative Report

In spring 2022, Mary Ellen Wade, director of student affairs assessment, research, and strategic priorities co-authored “Defining Collaboration Through the Lens of a Delphi Study: Student Affairs...

Posted: March 16, 2022, 1:26 PM

Director Jasmine A. Lee Co-authors Paper

in New Directions for Student Services

In spring 2021, Jasmine A. Lee, Ph.D., director of inclusive excellence and Initiatives for Identity, Inclusion, and Belonging (i3b) co-authored “Spending Privilege through Genuine Relationships:...

Posted: January 21, 2022, 4:09 PM

Associate Director Samantha Smith’s Research Published

in Mary Christie Institute Quarterly

Samantha Smith, MPH, CHES, Retriever Integrated Health’s associate director of health promotion, shared her doctoral research on the relationship between social movement activism participation and...

Posted: December 8, 2021, 1:04 PM