Past Lecturers:


Holley Belch

2014 - Dr. Holley A. Belch, Professor of Student Affairs in Higher Education at Indiana University of Pennsylvania

"We Belong: Creating an Infrastructure of Campus Support for Students with Psychiatric Disabilities"


2013 - Dr. Kristen Renn, Professor of Higher, Adult, & Lifelong Education at Michigan State University

"Supporting All Students: Strategies for LGBT Student Success"


2012 - Dr. Tracy Davis, Professor and Program Coordinator, College Student Personnel Program, Western Illinois University

"Cultivating Response Ability for Social Justice in Student Affairs"


Gwendolyn Dungy








2011 - Dr. Gwendolyn Dungy, Executive Director of NASPA

"Achieving Student Learning Outcomes: The Challenge of Educating the New Diversity of Students"


Mary Stuart Hunter








2010 - Mary Stuart Hunter, Associate Vice President & Executive Director for University 101 Programs and Students in Transition, University of South Carolina

"Moving Beyond Osmosis: Institutional Responsbilities for First Year Student Success"


Sylvia Hurtado







2009 - Dr. Sylvia Hurtado, Professor & Director, Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA

"Preparing College Student for a Diverse Democracy"


Eugene L. Zdziarski II








2008 - Dr. Eugene L. Zdziarski II, Assistant Vice President & Dean of Students, University of Florida

"Campus Crisis Management: The New Normalcy for Higher Education"


Susan Komives








2007 - Dr. Susan Komives, Co-founder & Research/Publications Editor, National Clearinghouse for Leadership Programs Senior Scholar, James MacGregor Burns Academy of Leadership

"Student Leadership Development"


Ronald Kopita








2006 - Dr. Ronald R. Kopita, Vice President for Campus Life & University Relations, Wichita State University

"The Changing Face of Student Affairs in the 21st Century"


2005 - Albert Petitpas, Professor of Psychology, Springfield College - Massachusetts

"Performance Enhancement On & Off the Field"


Fred NewtonSherry Benton







2004 - Dr. Fred Newton, Professor & Director, Counseling Services, Kansas State University

Dr. Sherry Benton, Assistant Director, Counseling Services, Kansas State University

"Beyond Prozac: Change in the College Student Depression in the Last 30 Years "


William Kibler








 2001 - Dr. William L. Kibler, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs & Associate Professor of Educational Administration, Texas A&M University

"Traditions, Spirit & Integrity: Lessons Learned from the Aggie Bonfire"


Helen S. Astin








2000-1999 - Dr. Helen S. Astin, Professor of Higher Education & Associate Director, The Higher Education Research Institute, UCLA

"Connecting & Caring: An Agenda for the New Millennium"


Patrick J. Terenzini







 1998-1997 - Dr. Patrick J. Terenzini, Professor & Interim Director, Center for the Study of Higher Education, Pennsylvania State University

"Are We Really Serious About Learning?"


George K. Kuh







1997-1996 - Dr. George D. Kuh , President, Association for the Study of Higher Education & Professor of Higher Education, Center for Post secondary Research & Planning, Indiana University - Bloomington

"What Matters in Undergraduate Education"