Higher Ed Live

Student Affairs Live - Contested Issues Debate from #ACPA17

March 29, 2017

Join Student Affairs Live co-hosts Heather Shea and Tony Doody as they moderate six fast-paced, eight minute, one-on-one debates between legendary thought leaders in student affairs.
The session will explore controversial topics in higher education. The session will include feedback from the live audience and twitter.

DEBATE TOPICS
- Create or Cultivate: Will our culture’s obsession with innovation lead us to neglect maintenance and maintainers?
- Authenticity: Should we reveal our authentic self in our professional capacity?
- Graduate Preparation: Are Masters program adequately preparing professionals for the field?
- Debate is Effective: Is debating an effective method of discourse?
- Scope of Higher Education: Are the services and opportunities provided to today’s students are beyond the scope of the academic mission?
- Consolidation: Should ACPA and NASPA merge to one student affairs association?