Updated eBook! Blog Post Compendium on “Developing a Co-Curricular Learning Model”

Today, I’m excited to release a second edition of the Roompact eBook that compiles the “Best of the Roompact ‘On Duty’ Blog.” I’ve taken posts from our blog and repackaged them into a freely available and downloadable eBook that provides information about residential curriculum and curricular approaches. You’ll find the same great content you’ve come to know from the blog, but packaged in a sequential format that makes it a great for professional development and staff training programs. Whether you’re new to curricular approaches or still learning and implementing, this ebook has… Read More

2000 Hours: Advice for a New Student Affairs Professional FREE eBOOK

It’s an exciting time to be living when powerful self-publishing tools allow anyone to easily become an author.  I was excited when Sinclair P. Ceasar III reached out to me to solicit a contribution to a free eBook he was making, Two Thousand Hours: Advice for a New Student Affairs Professional.  Myself and a number of other contributors provided tidbits of advice and stories from our experiences as a new professional.  The book has similar goals to the #SATBT series with which I’ve been experimenting.  I think you’ll find it a fun and… Read More

Our NEW Book For College Students: “What Happens on Campus Stays on YouTube” #excited

It’s been a loooooong time coming… and keeping quiet about it was incredibly difficult… but the time is here to FINALLY announce a new book collaboration between Erik Qualman, myself, Dr. Laura Pasquini, Courtney O’Connell and Jason Meriwether: What Happens on Campus Stays on YouTube So what is this book about?  Many of you might already be familiar with Erik Qualman’s pulitzer-prize-nominated book, What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube.  This practical guide helps individuals navigate the complex issues involved in understanding and developing one’s digital reputation online.  With the advent of social media and other modern technological… Read More

Hey #SAgrad! Buy this book! “Job Searching in Student Affairs: Strategies to Land the Position YOU Want” by @PGLove33

Job searching in student affairs?  A graduate student, new professional or otherwise?  But this book: Job Searching in Student Affairs: Strategies to Land the Position YOU Want by Patrick Love I had the immense privilege to get a preview of this book while Patrick was writing it.  I helped with some light editing, advice and encouragement.  In the process, I fell in love with its approach to the subject matter.  For a number of years now, I’ve taught practicum courses at Merrimack College and Boston College, and I’m constantly trying to find resources… Read More