Young Professionals in Higher Education
As a new generation of higher education leaders emerges, open dialogue about taking initiative, being innovative and encouraging young talent has become a necessity. Young Professional in Higher Education (YPHE), based in Grand Rapids, MI, is a collective of professionals from area universities and colleges who organize a variety of programs each academic year. These seminars are designed to help young professionals develop, learn and network alongside their colleagues in an effort to nourish successful and satisfying careers in higher education. Whether a faculty or staff member hoping to pursue a career in higher education, we extend an open invitation to join us for programming that will help you make the most of your career.
Critical Issues in Higher Education
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
GVSU Bicycle Factory, Room 340
Jodi Chycinski, Director of Admissions, Grand Valley State University
David DeBoer, Executive Director of Financial Aid, Davenport University
Valerie Guzman, Associate Director of Student Life, Grand Valley State University
Higher education is constantly the subject of modern news headlines. From sexual assault and Title IX to issues of inclusion and equity, or student loan debt, there are many critical issues affecting universities around the country. This seminar will focus on the critical issues in higher education and what they mean for young professionals today.