Welcome To AHEAD@NU!
Association for Higher Education Administrators' Development (AHEAD@NU) helps higher education administrators (from program assistants to vice-presidents) establish and fulfill their academic, career, personal and social objectives and help them meet the challenges they may encounter as they pursue those goals. AHEAD@NU serves its members through a wide range of services, including education on current trends in higher education, community building and networking, and a variety of professional development opportunities on topics such as:
- Career development
- Civic & community engagement
- Ethics & values
- Intrapersonal / interpersonal competence
- Multicultural / intercultural competence
- Responsible independenc
Who is eligible to participate?
AHEAD@NU is open to all staff members at Northwestern University who are interested in learning more about the field of higher education, people hoping to network within the NU community, and those seeking professional development opportunities, either to excel within their current position or to move to a new area within the University.
In order to join AHEAD@NU and be notified of upcoming events please sign up for our listserv:Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org without any subject line or signatures.
- Type the following command in the message:
"SUBSCRIBE AHEAD firstname lastname"
For example: "SUBSCRIBE AHEAD Jane Doe" adds Jane Doe to the list with the e-mail address used to send the request
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is eligible to participate in AHEAD@NU?
All Northwestern University staff members (full or part time) are eligible to join AHEAD@NU regardless of level. Graduate students participating in assistantships at Northwestern are also welcome.
I'd like to participate in AHEAD@NU as a speaker or suggest a speaker, what do I do?
The steering committee is always looking for potential speakers and topics. Please e-mail us at email@example.com with your interest in participation or speaker recommendation. We will meet with you to discuss your area of interest and how it fits with current or upcoming themes.
How can I provide feedback?
We welcome all feedback and suggestions. Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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