With the start of a new academic and recruiting year, there is much to share about our active and forward-looking community of professionals. Here are a few highlights:
We would also like to share an update related to advocacy. Advocacy is a priority for our association, and you can be assured that the leadership takes into consideration the views and opinions of our membership in making any decisions that impact our members and the association. In April 2016, NACE advanced a position statement around diversity and anti-discrimination as a result of anti-LGBTQ state legislation. NACE leadership, with the assistance of the NACE Advocacy Advisory Committee, has continued to monitor this issue and its impact on the membership. We appreciate the input provided by our members during the comment period for the position statement.
Recently, the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors, acting on recommendations from the NACE Advocacy Advisory Committee, established guidelines around NACE events:
This is all to say we are a growing and vibrant professional association that supports our members around professional development, resource availability, and member involvement. We are here for you!
2016-17 NACE President
Associate Vice President, Career Development
College of William & Mary