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American College Personnel Association (ACPA) 2013

Come and visit Routledge at ACPA, booth #428 at the Paris Hotel! We are pleased to offer 20% off on all titles on display and free shipping WORLDWIDE for orders placed at the conference.

View the list of titles we'll have on display here.

We look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas!

From the ACPA website:

Join your ACPA colleagues in Las Vegas as we co-locate our annual convention with NIRSA: Leaders in Collegiate Recreation.

The co-located 2013 annual convention is an extraordinary opportunity for our members to examine the role that college and university leaders play in:

  • advancing student learning and wellness
  • cultivating critical discourse
  • integrating intersectional approaches to identity
  • transforming higher education

ACPA 2013 Convention registrants have unrestricted access to hundreds of educational sessions, discounted rates at our convention hotels, and unlimited networking opportunities with colleagues from around the world.

Paris Hotel, 3655 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89109

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Featured Books at this Event

  1. Linking Theory to Practice – Case Studies for Working with College Students

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Frances K. Stage, Steven M. Hubbard

    Framed by an overview of theories that guide student affairs practice, the cases in this book present a challenging array of problems that student affairs and higher education personnel face, such as racial diversity, alcohol abuse, and student activism. The revised edition has thirty new cases,...

    Published March 4th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Creating Campus Cultures

    Fostering Success among Racially Diverse Student Populations

    Edited by Samuel D. Museus, Uma M. Jayakumar

    Many colleges and universities have not engaged in the critical self-examination of their campuses necessary for effectively serving racially diverse student populations. This timely edited collection provides insights into how campus cultures can and do shape the experiences and outcomes of their...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Promoting Diversity and Social Justice

    Educating People from Privileged Groups, Second Edition

    By Diane J. Goodman

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    Promoting Diversity and Social Justice provides theories, perspectives, and strategies that are useful for working with adults from privileged groups—those who are in a more powerful position in any given type of oppression. The thoroughly revised edition of this accessible and practical guide...

    Published March 29th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Understanding White Privilege

    Creating Pathways to Authentic Relationships Across Race, 2nd Edition

    By Frances Kendall

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    Knowingly and unknowingly we all grapple with race every day. Understanding White Privilege delves into the complex interplay between race, power, and privilege in both organizations and private life. It offers an unflinching look at how ignorance can perpetuate privilege, and offers practical and...

    Published December 11th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Maurianne Adams, Lee Anne Bell, Pat Griffin

    For nearly a decade, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations and curricular frameworks for social justice teaching practice. This thoroughly revised second edition continues to provide teachers and facilitators with an accessible...

    Published April 4th 2007 by Routledge

  6. College Students' Sense of Belonging

    A Key to Educational Success for All Students

    By Terrell L. Strayhorn

    Belonging – with peers, in the classroom, or on campus – is a crucial part of the college experience. It can affect a student’s degree of academic achievement, or even whether they stay in school. Although much is known about the causes and impact of sense of belonging in students, little is known...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Unlikely Allies in the Academy

    Women of Color and White Women in Conversation

    Edited by Karen L. Dace

    Unlikely Allies in the Academy brings the voices of women of Color and White women together for much-overdue conversations about race. These well-known contributors use narrative to expose their stories, which are at times messy and always candid. However, the contributors work through the...

    Published April 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  8. Hip-Hop Culture in College Students’ Lives

    Elements, Embodiment, and Higher Edutainment

    By Emery Petchauer

    College campuses have become rich sites of hip-hop culture and knowledge production. Despite the attention that campus personnel and researchers have paid to student life, the field of higher education has often misunderstood the ways that hip-hop culture exists in college students’ lives. Based...

    Published October 2nd 2011 by Routledge

  9. Workplace Bullying in Higher Education

    Edited by Jaime Lester

    Higher education leaders, managers, human resource professionals, faculty, and staff increasingly face uncivil, bullying behaviors in academe. This can manifest itself as constant public humiliation by a new department chair, exclusion of a contingent faculty member, undermining of work performance...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Higher Education for Sustainability

    Cases, Challenges, and Opportunities from Across the Curriculum

    Edited by Lucas F. Johnston

    Student and employer demand, high-level institutional commitment, and faculty interest are inspiring the integration of sustainability oriented themes into higher education curricula and research agendas. Moving toward sustainability calls for shifts in practice such as interdisciplinary...

    Published July 25th 2012 by Routledge

  11. Embracing Non-Tenure Track Faculty

    Changing Campuses for the New Faculty Majority

    Edited by Adrianna Kezar

    The nature of the higher education faculty workforce is radically and fundamentally changing from primarily full-time tenured faculty to non-tenure track faculty. This new faculty majority faces common challenges, including short-term contracts, limited support on campus, and lack of a professional...

    Published April 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  12. Motivation and Learning Strategies for College Success

    A Focus on Self-Regulated Learning, 4th Edition

    By Helena Seli, Myron H. Dembo

    This popular text combines theory, research, and applications to teach college students how to become more self-regulated learners. Study skills are treated as a serious academic course of study. Students learn about human motivation and learning as they improve their study skills. The focus is on...

    Published November 4th 2012 by Routledge