PA SOUTH REGIONAL NEWSLETTER 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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: email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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!