Tag Archives: Conferences

A Trip to Indy for NCAA Conference

by Charlie Robert This January, I had the privilege of bringing six students along with Professor Alice Mullen to the NCAA Convention in Indianapolis. Mother Nature sent us off in the midst of snow from Logan, but Indy awaited with a whopping 4⁰! We entered the … Continue reading

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Integrating Research Project Into Teaching

By Kalpana Khanal, PhD As professors, we continually seek out ways to apply abstract theoretical constructs to real-world situations. We want students to grasp the relevance of theoretical concepts to better understand this world we live in. We desire that … Continue reading

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Accountants Invade San Diego in August!

By  Marcia Behrens and Mel Fleming Earlier this month, we were among the approximately 3,000 attendees who participated in the American Accounting Association annual meeting in San Diego, the theme of which was “Imagining our Future.” The diverse group included students, … Continue reading

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Allied Social Science Annual Meeting, January 6-8, 2017

By Kalpana Khanal, PhD During the first weekend of January I had the opportunity to attend and present at Allied Social Science Association’s (ASSA) annual meeting in Chicago, Illinois. ASSA is one of the most important and premiere events to … Continue reading

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Communication Convention: Reflections Big and Small

by Jean Beaupre In November, I had the privilege of attending the National Communication Association’s (NCA) annual convention for the first time. Held in Philadelphia, this year’s convention’s theme was “Civic Callings,” designed to encourage scholars and practitioners to deeply … Continue reading

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Global CVE (Countering Violent Extremism) Forum in Montreal, Canada

By Allison McDowell-Smith, PhD The Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (MIGS) at Concordia University recently organized a forum on Countering Violent Extremism (CVE). According to UN Special Advisor on the Prevention of Genocide, Mr. Adama Dieng, “Intolerance … Continue reading

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A Summer Journey into the European Union: Some Reflections

By Karol Gil-Vasquez After a semester marked by a great faculty-led trip to Greece, I had the great opportunity this summer to pack my suitcase and board several planes to visit, once again, the historical, beautiful, and troubled lands of … Continue reading

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Education, Connection & Inspiration: Traveling to Security Conference with CJM Students

By Boyd Brown III This September, I had the great pleasure of traveling with three of our Criminal Justice Management (CJM) students to Orlando, Florida. The purpose of the trip was to attend the annual ASIS International Security Seminar and Conference. Carmen Garcia, Megan Faulkner, … Continue reading

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Reflections on College Sport Research Institute Competition

by Dr. Leonard Samborowski For the last four years, students from the Sports Management Program at Nichols College have participated in the Case Study competition held each year during the annual meeting of the College Sport Research Institute (CSRI). In … Continue reading

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A New England Collegial Conference

By Kellie Deys, PhD and Jim Deys, PhD Nichols College prides itself on its dedicated and engaged faculty—faculty whose focus is on teaching and the development of each student. Given that we love being in the classroom, we appreciate conferences … Continue reading

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