NISOD Stories

21 Mar, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: 2019 Scott Wright Student Essay Contest Winners

By |2019-03-21T17:58:11+00:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: , , |0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: 2019 Scott Wright Student Essay Contest Winners   For Immediate Release NISOD Announces 2019 Scott Wright Student Essay Contest Winners Winners will be recognized at NISOD’s annual conference. Austin, Texas – March 21, 2019 – The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) is proud to announce [...]

14 Mar, 2019

Raise the Awareness: Community College Month

By |2019-03-21T18:34:03+00:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Raise the Awareness: Community College Month   April is Community College Month, a time to recognize and spread awareness of the hard work and achievement happening every day on community college campuses. According to the American Association of Community Colleges, there are more than 12 million students [...]

7 Feb, 2019

Innovation Abstracts – The 411

By |2019-03-21T18:38:23+00:00February 7th, 2019|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Innovation Abstracts – The 411   Maybe you read Innovation Abstracts weekly in our members-only newsletter every Thursday (if you’re not on the list, sign up here!), or maybe you’re accessing individual articles through the posts we share across social media. Maybe you prefer to log into [...]

29 Jan, 2019

Five Reasons to Co-Host a Campus or Regional Workshop

By |2019-03-21T18:33:10+00:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Five Reasons to Co-Host a Campus or Regional Workshop   NISOD’s collection of workshops, designed for community and technical college educators, are a great way to reinvigorate classrooms and curricula that may be feeling a bit stale. NISOD’s workshops are also an outstanding way to bring [...]

25 Oct, 2018

How to Increase Participation in NISOD’s Student Contests at Your College

By |2019-03-14T17:31:49+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: , |0 Comments

Want to help your students win $1,000? By entering our Student Essay Contest and Student Graphic Design Contest, students at NISOD member colleges have the opportunity to receive $1,000 and complimentary travel to Austin to be recognized for their talents during our annual conference. Needs ideas for increasing your students’ awareness and participation in [...]

19 Apr, 2018

Community College Timeline From 1970s to 2010s

By |2018-04-19T20:01:18+00:00April 19th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories, Uncategorized|0 Comments

While most of us have grown up with community colleges in our backyards, they are a relatively new phenomenon in higher education, having evolved in the early part of the 20th century. NISOD was formed in 1978. Since then, community colleges have continued to play an  integral role in higher education. Take a look back on [...]

4 Apr, 2018

NISOD Members Celebrate Community College Month

By |2019-02-12T19:59:01+00:00April 4th, 2018|Categories: NISOD Stories|Tags: |0 Comments

Community College Month April is Community College Month, a time to celebrate the accomplishments and successes happening every day at community colleges. According to the American Association of Community Colleges, “Nearly half of all undergraduates in the United States attend community colleges with good reason. These open-access institutions serve a diverse student population [...]