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The Future of Student Affairs

Student-affairs professionals have long been on the front lines of campus life. The pandemic has added new layers of complexity to an already diverse field that encompasses many aspects of student life, in addition to civic engagement, wellness, and career preparation. As we look ahead to a post-Covid world, how will student affairs continue to evolve to respond to student needs, enhance opportunities for diversity and inclusion, and promote successful outcomes for all?

In the upcoming virtual forum “The Future of Student Affairs,” a panel of experts will join The Chronicle to discuss the changing roles and responsibilities of professionals working in student affairs to meet the needs of undergraduates where they are now. Topics will include:

  • Changes in the learning environment.
  • Breaking down barriers between academic, campus-life, financial, and wellness efforts.
  • Supporting vulnerable and disadvantaged students.

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Panelists will include:

  • Paul Dosal, vice president for student success, University of South Florida
  • Anna Gonzalez, vice president for student affairs, Harvey Mudd College
  • Daryl Lowe, associate vice president for student affairs, Spelman College
  • Nancy Young, vice president for student affairs, University of Maryland-Baltimore County


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