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November 28, 2005                                                                                   Volume 1, Issue 1


In This Issue                                                        Purpose of the Regional
• Purpose of the Regional
  Coordinator Position                                               Coordinator Position
• 2005 Annual Conference
                                                                     MACUHO is divided up into several regions and your
  Recap
                                                                     institution is part of South PA region. The primary
    • Exec Board Update                                              goal of the Regional Coordinator is to maintain
    • Presentations                                                  communication with all MACUHO member
    • Annual Awards                                                  institutions within the specific region and to
                                                                     represent the concerns and/or interests of those
• Directory Update Info                                              institutions at the Executive Committee meetings.
                                                                     The goal of this newsletter is to keep you and your
• 2006 Annual Conference     institution informed about the happenings with MACUHO, to connect you with MACUHO
  Preview                    resources, and to connect schools in the region.
                             If you would like to contribute to this newsletter please contact me or send an email of your
                             article to:
Institutions in the PA
                             Christopher Mullen
South Region
                             West Chester University
Click on any of the
                             610-436-3338
institutions below to view   cmullen@wcupa.edu
their directory.
• Cheyney University
• Dickinson College
• Elizabethtown College      2005 Annual Conference: Your Pocono Getaway
• Franklin & Marshall        This years Annual Conference was a HUGE success! Over 290 delegates converged on the
    College                  Pocono’s at the Split Rock Resort in beautiful Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania for the 2005
• Gettysburg College         MACUHO Annual Conference themed “Your Pocono Getaway.”
• Juniata College
• Lebanon Valley College     EXECUTIVE BOARD UPDATE & ELECTIONS
• Lincoln University                                                        Good luck and congratulations to Grace
                                                                            Reynolds for completing her commitment as
• Messiah College                                                           Past President. Also, Kathy Kollar has
• Millersville University                                                   completed her term as Secretary. Thank you
• Mount Aloysius College                                                    both for your hard work over the years.
• Penn State - Harrisburg
• Penn State - Mont Alto     Welcome to Jennifer Thorpe as she moves from Vice President/President Elect to President.
                             This years President Dave Gutoskey has moved into his new position as Past President.
• Penn State University      Dana Severance was elected as Vice President/President Elect and Ryan Kane was elected
• Shippensburg University    as Secretary.
• West Chester University
• Wilson College             BEST WISHES to the new Executive Board this year!
• York College
                             PRESENTATIONS
                             There were numerous programs at the conference and presenters utilized their knowledge
                             and talent to educate their colleagues in a variety of areas. There were programming
Upcoming Events              sessions for everyone from CHO's to those at the entry-level with topics ranging from
Click on the title of the     Partnering to Operate On-Campus Housing to The Pit Stops of Programming- just to name a
event for its website and     few.
more detailed information.
                              If you missed a session or the conference you can check out ALL of the presenter’s
MAPC (Mid-Atlantic            presentation materials on-line at the MACUHO website at www.macuho.org/conference.html.
Placement Conference)         Congratulations to John Cook, Amy Downey, Jose-Luis Riera, & Mackenzie Streit from
March 2-3 at the University   Drexel University for receiving the 2005 Region’s Best Award for their presentation entitled
of Delaware, click on the     In Your Face: facebook & the millennial generation. Additional congratulations to Mark
title above for more          Turnbough from St. Mary’s College of Maryland for receiving this years Best Presentation by
information.                  a New Professional for his presentation entitled Professional Development for the New
                              Professional.
NHTI (National Housing
Training Institute)           ANNUAL AWARDS
June 13-17 at the             A big CONGRATULATIONS to the following individuals for their continued contributions to
University of Maryland        the MACUHO organization and for receiving the following awards:
College Park                              Award                         Recipient                      Institution
RELI (Regional Entry           The David Butler                Tony Cecere                    Shippensburg University
Level Institute)               Distinguished Service
June 20-22 at the              Award
University of Maryland –
Baltimore Campus               The James Hurd                  James Iwamiya                  Salisbury University
                               Outstanding Service Award
MACUHO 2006 Annual
                               The Ann Webster New             Jennifer Nelson                Seton Hall University
Conference                     Professional Award
November 1-3 at the
Clarion Hotel Ocean City,      Vendor of the Year Award        University Loft Company
MD
                               Colors Award (Diversity)        Sarah Beth Bailey              Seton Hall University


Contact Info                  A big heartfelt thank you to the following institutions for attending the MACUHO 2005
If you have any questions,    Annual Conference: Elizabethtown College, Franklin & Marshall College, Gettysburg
suggestions or articles for   College, Lebanon Valley College, Millersville University, Penn State – Harrisburg,
next months newsletter        Penn State University, Shippensburg University, West Chester University, and York
please email Chris Mullen,    College.
SOPA Regional Coordinator
at:

cmullen@wcupa.edu             Directory Update Information
                              You can now update the MACUHO directory online. The organization is asking all institutions
                              to review the site and update their information for their institutions. Is your information
                              accurate? Click the link to check yours out:www.macuho.org/members.html

                              If it is not correct then all you need to do is obtain your user name and password from Joe
                              Russo, Communication Committee Co-Chair, by emailing him at jr385@drexel.edu and then
                              go to the following link to update your institutional information: www.macuho.org/members.html


                              2006 Annual Conference: Ocean City, MD
                              Next years MACUHO Annual Conference is hosted by Salisbury University and the University
                              of Maryland Eastern Shore and will be held in Ocean City, Maryland at the Clarion Hotel.
                              There are many local attractions including: a boardwalk, outlets and it is also within an
                              hour’s drive of Rehoboth, DE and its outlets. Hope to see you there!