A Message from Your Membership Committee Chair

June 21, 2012 | Topics: Leadership

By Yocasta Brens-Watson

My involvement with NAFSA began when I became director of international services at Philadelphia University (at the time it was still known as Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science). I was fresh out of graduate school and had only a vague idea of what I was doing. At that time, my boss gave me the names of three individuals in Region VIII whom he insisted I meet. They in turn put me in touch with the Philadelphia Area International Educators Network (PAIEN).... See More

The "Ides of March" Are Approaching...

February 28, 2012 | Topics: Leadership

By Elena Anderson-De Lay

March 15 did not turn out well for Julius Caesar, but for you, it could open the door to a unique professional development opportunity. I know you are sitting there wondering how you could make a difference in your field. You are looking for an opportunity to share ideas and to support other professionals in what they do. It could be that you just want to be more resourceful to your students, scholars, colleagues, and clients.... See More