Research Team Highlight: Activism on Campus

Most of the #ActivismOnCampus Research Team – not pictured: Ricky Roberts, Meg Evans, and Wilson Okello. The #ActivismOnCampus Research team, under the direction of Drs. Chris Linder and Stephen John Quaye (Miami University), has been hard at work since Fall 2016. In August 2016, the research team gathered to design a study to better understand…

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Lessons Learned from the Publishable Paper

“Congratulations Lamesha!” I was standing outside of the room where I had just defended my publishable paper proposal anxiously waiting for the door to open (picture provided below) when Dr. Means came out and said those words to me! I felt so much relief knowing that the long awaited moment had passed. What can be…

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Student Reflection: Publishable Paper

Like probably every doctoral student, my timeline is important to me. Finishing on my schedule means meeting goals in a timely matter, and accomplishing my publishable paper milestones was the first step in adjusting to the doctoral process as a part-time student and full-time employee/dog mother (See: Scout the Pup!). Because I thought about publishable…

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Student Reflection: Thoughts on Being a Black Queer Trans Educator

Melvin A. Whitehead is a second year doctoral student in the College Student Affairs Administration program at the University of Georgia. His research interests include: how community colleges develop and implement diversity and equity practices and the development, impact, and evaluation of social justice/ally training programs on college campuses. His current research project uses an…

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CSAA-D at ASHE 2017

Join CSAA-D students and faculty for presentations during the 2017 Association for the Study of Higher Education Conference in Houston, TX.  Tweet us @saUGA411 and/or use our program hashtag #saUGA411 to communicate throughout the conferences. 42nd Annual ASHE Conference “Power to the People” Pre-Conference: November 8-9 Generation Conference: November 9-11 Location: Marriott Marquis, Houston, TX Wednesday,…

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CSAA-D at SACSA 2017

It’s Fall Conference Season!  Join CSAA-D students and faculty for presentations during the 2017 Southern Association for College Student Affairs conference with NASPA Region III in Chattanooga, TN.  Tweet us @saUGA411 and/or use our program hashtag #saUGA411 to communicate throughout the conferences. 2017 SACSA Annual Conference with NASPA Region III “New Directions: A Climate of Change” October 28th-30th…

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You Can Do This: Resiliency in CSAA Requires an APA Citation

You can do this (Linder, 2014).  This is a direct quote from Dr. Chris Linder to students in her class, but it will not be found in any journal article.  CSAA students have this humorous nature of taking statements from community members said in class and verbalizing a reference after they say it.  I encourage…

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Student Reflection: Creating Community Outside of CSAA-D

Student Reflection: Creating Community Outside of CSAA-D

For as long as I could remember, I knew I wanted to be a part of CSAA. I still have flashbacks to the days where I ran up to Dr. Dunn or Dr. Dean at ACPA and graduate fairs or when I tracked down alums and current students to hear all about the ways CSAA…

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Information Sessions for CSAA-D & SAL

Are you interested in a terminal degree in Student Affairs? The Department of Counseling & Human Development Services invites you to join our information sessions to learn more about our PhD in College Student Affairs Administration and EdD in Student Affairs Leadership programs. PhD in College Student Affairs Administration Join the College Student Affairs Administration…

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Introducing the CSAA-D Ambassadors

CSAA-D Ambassadors are current doctoral students who are available to answer your questions about the CSAA-D program and UGA. Please contact any of the students listed below if you are interested in exploring the program from a student’s point of view. 2017-2018 CSAA-D Ambassadors Lamesha Andrews  she/her/hers Full-time student Current position: Doctoral Intern for Staff Development in…

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