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SA Voices from the Field shares the voices and stories from student affairs professionals from around the world. This podcast provides you with practical advice to help you be the best student affairs practitioner you can be, no matter where you are in your career.

SA Voices From the Field Dr. Jill Creighton, NASPA

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SA Voices from the Field shares the voices and stories from student affairs professionals from around the world. This podcast provides you with practical advice to help you be the best student affairs practitioner you can be, no matter where you are in your career.

    BONUS EPISODE: Title IX 50th Anniversary with Dr. Jill Dunlap and Adriana Alicial-Rodriguez

    BONUS EPISODE: Title IX 50th Anniversary with Dr. Jill Dunlap and Adriana Alicial-Rodriguez

    This week on SA Voices From the Field we interviewed Dr. Jill Dunlap and Adriana Alicial-Rodriguez. We continue our discussion on the 50th anniversary of TITLE IX and delve deeper into this with two amazing colleagues that have experienced much with the issue.
    Jill Dunlap is senior director for research, policy, and civic engagement at NASPA–Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. Prior to joining NASPA, she worked closely with college student survivors of sexual violence for more than 14 years at three different campuses. Her current body of research is focused on a range of social justice topics, including free speech, police reform, racial justice, and guns on campus. She holds a PhD in political science and public administration from Northern Illinois University, and regularly teaches political science, public administration, and public policy at various institutions in the Chicago area. 
    Adriana Alicea-Rodriguez serves as the Associate Vice President for University Compliance Services and Title IX Coordinator at The University of Texas at Austin. Before joining University Compliance Services, Adriana worked in the Office of the Dean of Students as the Associate Director for Student Judicial Services from 2013 to 2015, and as the Director of Title IX Training and Investigations from 2015 to 2019 at UT Austin. Previously, Adriana worked at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA), Texas A&M University, and The University of Vermont.
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    • 42 min
    BONUS EPISODE: Title IX - 50th Anniversary with Dr. Tammy Crawford, Part 1

    BONUS EPISODE: Title IX - 50th Anniversary with Dr. Tammy Crawford, Part 1

    This week on SA Voices From the Field we interviewed Dr. Tammy Crawford. As an undergraduate she was a member of the women's rowing club and became a volunteer coach for one year and this experience changed her entire career path. She became the volunteer coach in 1985 and within a year was hired on as the full time coach. In 1990 she became the first varsity coach of the women's rowing team and transitioned the team from a club status toa Division 1 varsity status. In 2002, she retired from coaching to pursue her PhD in higher education and has been a professor at Washington State University in the Sports Management program since 2007. Please subscribe to SA Voices from the Field on your favorite podcasting device and share the podcast with other student affairs colleagues!

    • 38 min
    On Becoming a College President with Mordecai Brownlee

    On Becoming a College President with Mordecai Brownlee

    This week on SA Voices From the Field we interviewed Dr. Mordecai Brownlee about his journey to become the President of the Community College of Aurora.
    Dr. Mordecai Ian Brownlee became the sixth president of the Community College of Aurora (Colorado) on August 2, 2021. With campuses in Aurora and Denver, CCA is a Minority Serving Institution (MSI) and Hispanic-Serving institution (HSI) providing instruction to over 10,600 students throughout its 350-square mile service area. Prior to his presidential appointment, President Brownlee served as the vice president for student success at St. Philip's College, the only college in the nation federally designated as both a historically Black college
    (HBCU) and a Hispanic-serving institution (HSI), located in San Antonio, Texas. During his tenure as vice president, Dr. Brownlee led St. Philip’s to record enrollment of over 13,500 students and the college’s four largest degree and certificate awarding classes in its 124-year history.

    One of the youngest presidents in the country at 37 years old, Dr. Brownlee continues his work as a higher education columnist for
    EdSurge and a writer for several other publications. In 2020, Dr. Brownlee was featured by EdTech Magazine as one of the 30 most interesting voices in higher education who are shaping the conversation around IT and EdTech. In 2022, Mordecai was featured by Diverse Issues in Higher Education Magazine as a “New School” leader representing the next generation of college presidents. 
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    • 48 min
    On Becoming an International Marriage Equality Activist with Parag Mehta

    On Becoming an International Marriage Equality Activist with Parag Mehta

    This week on SA Voices From the Field we interviewed Parag Mehta, Managing Director and President of the JPMorgan Chase PolicyCenter. He works with a team of experts who leverage the bank’s assets, insights, and expertise to develop and advance policy solutions that drive inclusive economic growth in the United States and around the world.
    Prior to joining JPMC, he served as Senior Vice President and Executive Director of the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth, the philanthropic hub of the company.
    Parag previously served as Chief of Staff and Senior Advisor to the 19th Surgeon General of the United States, Dr. Vivek Murthy. Parag also spent more than four years directing communications for a civil rights agency in the U.S. Department of Labor and served on Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential transition team as a liaison to the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities and to LGBTQ+ Americans.
    Parag earned a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the Maxwell School at Syracuse University and a B.A. in Plan II Honors from The University of Texas at Austin. He and his husband Vaibhav Jain are currently petitioning the Delhi High Court in India for recognition of their marriage in a landmark case which could pave the way for marriage equality in the world’s largest democracy.
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    • 47 min
    On Becoming NASPA Board Chair with Danita Brown-Young

    On Becoming NASPA Board Chair with Danita Brown-Young

    This week on SA Voices From the Field we interviewed Dr. Danita Brown-Young. Dr. Danita M. Brown Young is currently the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the
    University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Before moving to Champaign, she served as
    Vice Provost for Student Affairs and Dean of Students at the University of Minnesota,
    Twin Cities. Prior to that position, she worked in student affairs at Purdue University,
    including serving as the youngest and first African American (and first African American
    woman) Dean of Students at Purdue. Dr. Brown Young holds a B.A. in sociology from
    Kent State University, an M.A. in community counseling from Loyola University Chicago,
    and earned her Ph.D. in higher education administration from Ohio University. Dr.
    Brown Young is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.; Links, Incorporated,
    NASPA; and ACPA. She was awarded the NASPA Pillar of the Profession award in
    2021. She is currently serving as NASPA Board Chair.

    With over 20 years of experience in student affairs in higher education, Dr. Brown
    Young is an accomplished ambassador for students, and understands the critical role
    student affairs must play in successfully meeting the land-grant promises of educational access and opportunity to help create a more socially just society.
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    • 39 min
    NASPA Annual Conference Edition: Your Voices on What the Profession Must Do to Evolve

    NASPA Annual Conference Edition: Your Voices on What the Profession Must Do to Evolve

    This week on SA Voices From the Field we bring you the third episode of our conference recap. In this episode we bring you the voices of about 50 professionals who attended the NASPA Annual Conference as they answer the question: 1) What is one thing that the student affairs profession must do to evolve? Special thanks to all of the professionals who shared their voices with us. If you have an interest in sharing your voice or ideas with us about a future podcast, email us at savoices@naspa.org
    Please subscribe to SA Voices from the Field on your favorite podcasting device and share the podcast with other student affairs colleagues!

    • 30 min

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