Bulletin July 2006
"It is not enough to offer a smorgasbord of courses. We must ensure that students are not just eating at one end of the table."
– A. Bartlett Giamatti
THE
BULLETIN
Volume 74 | Issue 4
July 2006

2006 ACUI Regional Conferences

Go to your region: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 


Region 1
Celebrating Traditions,
Welcoming Additions

University of Connecticut-Storrs
Storrs, Conn.
Nov. 17-19
http://region1.acui.org/region/01

This year, with UConn as our host institution, we hope to celebrate traditions and welcome new ideas for traditions that can be shared throughout the region. We are also excited to welcome many international delegates from Ireland and England.

Registration
Early fee: $150 (members);
$200 (nonmembers)

Regular fee: $165 (members);
$215 (nonmembers)

Accommodations
Nathan Hale Inn and Conference Center
(located on the UConn campus)
855 Bolton Road
Storrs, CT 06268
Rate: $109 (single or double)
Code: ACUI
Reservations: 860.427.7888;
www.nathanhaleinn.com
Deadline: Oct. 17

Contact
Erin Morrell, Conference Chair
Albertus Magnus College
203.773.8541
emorrell@albertus.edu

Kim Schwarz, Host Chair
University of Connecticut
860.486.3422
kim.schwarz@uconn.edu

Region 2
Get Connected!

Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Geneva, N.Y.
Nov. 10-12
http://students.syr.edu/acui

Experience ACUI Region 2 in the heart of the Finger Lakes! Great educational programs for students and professionals, first-time ever preconference sessions/tours, poetry slam, case study competition, entertainment, and more! Reconnect with colleagues or connect for the first time with others in the region. This is one regional conference you don't want to miss!

Registration
Early fee: $130*
Deadline: Oct. 10

Regular fee: $140*
Deadline: Nov. 3

Late fee: $160*
Deadline: Nov. 10

One-day Registration: $100
* Register more than five delegates and
receive a $5 discount per delegate

Accommodations
Ramada Inn Geneva Lakefront
41 Lake Front Drive
Geneva, NY 14456
Rates: $89 (city view); $99 (lake view)
Code: HWS College Union
Reservations: 315.789.0400;
315.789.4351 (fax);
www.ramadageneva.com
Deadline: Oct. 10

Contact
Nate Emmons, Conference Chair
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
315.781.3513
nemmons@hws.edu

Region 3
Island Adventure

Suffolk County Community College &
SUNY-Stony Brook
Long Island, N.Y.
Nov. 10-12
http://region3.acui.org/region/03

Registration
Early fee: $130
Deadline: August

Regular fee: $150
Deadline: Mid-October

Late fee: $165
Deadline: Late October

Accommodations
Residence Inn Marriott, Holtsville Long Island
25 Middle Ave.
Holtsville, NY.11742
Rate: $119
Code: ACUI
Reservations: 631.475.9500;
http://marriott.com/property/propertypage/ISPHV
Deadline: October

Contact
Hayden Greene, Conference Chair
Montclair State University
973.655.7818
greeneh@mail.montclair.edu

Rich Wolcott, Co-Host Chair
SUNY-Stony Brook
631.632.6820
rwolcott@notes.cc.sunysb.edu

Sharon Silverstein, Co-Host Chair
Suffolk County Community College
631.451.4375
silvers@sunysuffolk.edu

Region 4
Baltimore, Can You Bear It?

Morgan State University
Baltimore, Md.
Nov. 10-11
www.mckeldincenter.com/acui

Yes, Morgan State University will serve as host for the annual Region 4 conference, where individuals from numerous schools within the region will converge to learn new skills, network, and have an awesome time in the brand new, state-of-the-art Morgan State University Student Union! Can you BEAR it?

Registration
Early fee: $140 (member and
nonmember)
Deadline: June 30

Regular fee: $155* (member);
$175 (nonmember)
Deadline: Oct. 1
* Register 10 delegates and receive the
11th Registration free

Late fee: $190 (member);
$220 (nonmember)
Deadline: Oct. 27

Accommodations
Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel
903 Dulaney Valley Road
Baltimore, MD 21204
Rate: $129
Code: ACUI Region 4 conference
Reservations: 888.627.7147;
410.321.7400
Deadline: Oct. 10

Contact
William L. Clemm II, Conference Chair
Morgan State University
443.885.4143
willclemm@moac.morgan.edu

Vivian Ryan, Host Chair
Morgan State University
443.885.3470
d1viryan@moac.morgan.edu

Region 5
Celebrating Our Traditions, Illuminating Our Future

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, N.C.
Nov. 3-5

Registration
TBA

Accommodations
TBA

Contact
Tim Reed, Conference Chair
Virginia Commonwealth University
804.828.6500
tareed@vcu.edu

Angela Crisp-Sears, Host Chair
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
919.966.3837
angelacs@email.unc.edu

Region 6
The Ultimate Ride

University of Central Florida
Orlando, Fla.
Nov. 10-12
http://region6.acui.org/region/06

Registration
Early fee: $125

Regular fee: $135

Late fee: $150

Accommodations
Radisson University
1724 Alafaya Trail
Orlando, FL 32826
Rate: $85
Code: ACUI - Regional Conference
at UCF
Reservations: 407.658.9008;
www.radisson.com/orlandofl_university
Deadline: Oct. 11

Contact
Ed Luther, Conference Chair
University of Central Florida
407.823.3677
eluther@mail.ucf.edu

Suzi Halpin, Host Chair
University of Central Florida
407.823.2117
shalpin@mail.ucf.edu

Region 7 
The B!G Picture

Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, Ohio
Nov. 3-5
http://region7.acui.org/region/07

Come to the ACUI Region 7 conference at Bowling Green State University and get "The B!G Picture" about your union, student activities program, student employees, program board, and more! Conference features include educational sessions, entertainment, the scholarship auction, and the exhibit hall. Our special guest will be Lincoln Johnson, ACUI president-elect. We look forward to seeing you in November for "The B!G Picture."

Registration
Early fee: $125
Deadline: Oct. 6

Regular fee: $135
Deadline: Oct. 20

Late fee: $150
Deadline: Nov. 3

Accommodations
Hampton Inn
142 Campbell Hill Road
Bowling Green, OH 43402
Rate: $69
Code: ACUIRC
Reservations: 419.353.3464
Deadline: Oct. 13

Contact
Gale Swanka, Conference Chair
Bowling Green State University
419.372.2942
gswanka@bgsu.edu

Mary Edgington, Host Chair
Bowling Green State University
419.372.7945
medging@bgsu.edu

Region 8 
Gather, Explore, Connect

Marquette University
Milwaukee, Wis.
Oct. 27-29
www.marquette.edu/amu/events/acui.shtml

We invite you to join us on the beautiful Marquette University campus for the ACUI Region 8 conference. The 2006 conference will feature a wide variety of learning experiences, networking opportunities, and entertainment options throughout the Marquette campus and the city of Milwaukee. We would be honored to have you as our guest at our "gathering place by the waters."

Registration
Regular fee: $125 (members);
$150 (nonmembers); $75 (one-day)
Deadline: Sept. 29

Late fee: $150 (members);
$175 (nonmembers); $90 (one-day)
Deadline: Oct. 27

Accommodations
Courtyard Milwaukee Downtown
300 W. Michigan St.
Milwaukee, WI 53203
Rate: $89
Code: ACUI
Reservations: 800.321.2211; 414. 291.4122;
http://marriott.com/property/propertypage.mi?marshaCode=MKEDT
Deadline: Oct. 1

Contact
Helen Wood, Conference Chair
Northwestern University
847.491.2350
h-wood@northwestern.edu

Steven Groom, Host Co-Chair
Marquette University
414.288.7202
steven.groom@marquette.edu

Corey M. Lansing,
Conference Co-Coordinator
Marquette University
414.288.7205
corey.lansing@marquette.edu

Region 9 
Building Campus Community:
A Journey to Excellence

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Carbondale, Ill.
Nov. 3-5
http://region9.acui.org/region/09/conference2006.htm

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is excited to be host campus for the Region 9 conference. We promise valuable educational sessions, inspiring keynotes, and unmatched networking opportunities. Our conference will be an exciting journey that will inspire and motivate you to build community on your campus.

Registration
Regular fee: $140
Deadline: Sept. 29

Late fee: $160
Deadline: Nov. 3

Accommodations
Hampton Inn
2175 Reed Station Road
Carbondale, IL 62901
Rate: $82
Code: ACUI
Reservations: 618.549.6900;
http://hampton.hilton.com
Deadline: Oct. 20

Contact
Dustin Davis, Conference Chair
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
618.536.3393
davisd@siu.edu

Donald Castle, Host Chair
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
618.453.2721
dcastle@siu.edu

Regions 10 and 11 
Raising the STEAKS

Creighton University and
Iowa State University
Omaha, Neb.
Oct. 26-28

This year Regions 10 and 11 are joining forces to offer the "Region 21" conference. Don't miss out on this educational conference featuring double the fun! We will see you in the Big "O!"

Registration
Early fee: $105
Deadline: Sept. 21

Regular fee: $115
Deadline: Oct. 21

Late fee: $140
Deadline: Oct. 26

Accommodations
Hilton Garden Inn
1005 Dodge St.
Omaha, NE 68102
Rate: $82
Code: ACUI
Reservations: 402.341.4400;
www.hiltongardeninnomaha.com/reservations.php
Deadline: Sept. 29

Contact
Jennifer Garrett, Co-Conference Chair
Iowa State University
515.294.4354
garrett1@iastate.edu

Eric Yarwood, Co-Conference Chair
Creighton University
402.280.3717
ericyarwood@creighton.edu

Rowland Hughes, Co-Host Chair
Creighton University
402.280.1706
rhughes@creighton.edu

Richard Reynolds, Co-Host Chair
Iowa State University
515.294.2300
rsreynol@iastate.edu

Region 12
Roundup: Back in the Saddle Again

Texas State University
San Marcos, Texas
Oct. 27-29
www.acui.org/region/12/fall06

"Region 12 Roundup" is about community building and professional development, with words of wisdom from Association leaders, a senior managers track, and focus on the learning and involvement of students. Spend time on the San Marcos River and see the rich array of stars in the big Texas sky... come on the Round-up!

Registration
Early fee: $175
Deadline: Oct. 2

Late fee: $190
Deadline: Oct. 20

Accommodations
Holiday Inn Express
108 IH 35 North
San Marcos, TX 78666
Rate: $89
Code: TSC
Reservations: 512.754.6621;
www.hisanmarcos.com
Deadline: Sept. 26

Contact
Lanita Legan, Conference Chair
Texas State University
512.245.8295
lanita@txstate.edu

Charlie Salas, Host Chair
Texas State University
512.245.1641
cs33@txstate.edu

Region 13 
Explore. Challenge. Inspire. The Jackson Hole Experience

Jackson Hole, Wyo.
Sept. 29-Oct. 1
www.region13.acui.org

Mark your calendars now for the Region 13 conference in beautiful Jackson Hole, Wyo., at the Snow King Resort. We will truly encourage you to explore, challenge, and be inspired, not only by the location but also by the educational sessions. For details on preconference tours and to submit an educational session visit www.region13.acui.org.

Registration
Regular fee: $199 (members);
$230 (nonmembers)
Deadline: Sept. 1

Late fee: $220 (members);
$230 (nonmembers) Deadline: Sept. 25

Accommodations
Snow King Resort
400 E. Snow King Ave.
PO Box SKI
Jackson Hole, WY 83001
Rates: $90 (single/double);
$100 (triple/quad)
Code: ACUI Region 13
Reservations: 800.522.5464;
snowking@wyoming.com
www.snowking.com
Deadline: Aug. 31

Contact
Kathy Adams Riester, Conference Chair
University of Arizona
520.621.8046
kriester@email.arizona.edu

Carol Garcia, Co-Host Chair
Sheridan College
307.674.6446, ext. 2303
cgarcia@sheridan.edu

Darcy DeTienne, Co-Host Chair
University of Wyoming
307.766.3765
darcyd@uwyo.edu

Region 14 
Convergence

University of Washington
Seattle, Wash.
Oct. 5-7
http://depts.washington.edu/sauf/acui14

The Region 14 conference, "Convergence," will be a union of leadership and community. A few of the competency areas that will be addressed during the conference are: Communication, Facilities Management, Fiscal Management, Intercultural Proficiency, Leadership, Marketing, Management, Planning, Student Learning, and Student Leadership.

Registration
Regular fee: $180

Accommodations
Silver Cloud Inn
5036 25th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98105
Rates: $109* (king);
$119* (two double beds)
* For more than two people, add $15 per person
Code: ACUI Region 14
Reservations: 206.526.5200;
management@university.scinns.com
http://scinns.com/09home.htm
Deadline: Sept. 5

Contact
Paul Zuchowski, Conference Chair
University of Washington
206.543.8133
badgers@u.washington.edu

Region 15 
Aloha Aku, Aloha Mai

University of Hawaii-Hilo
Hilo, Hawaii
Nov. 16-18
http://region15.acui.org/region/15/programs/index.htm

In its most direct translation, Aloha Aku, Aloha Mai, the theme of this year's Region15 conference, means "give aloha to receive aloha." The Conference Program Team's goal is to provide participants with a deeper understanding of these traditional Hawaiian words of wisdom and how they relate to the everyday acts that are common to all of us in student and campus life. The committee is integrating traditional island protocol and practices throughout all aspects of the conference to share the islands' social richness with conference guests.

Registration
Early fee: $220
Regular fee: $225
Late fee: $255

Accommodations
Hilo Hawaiian Hotel
71 Banyan Drive
Hilo, HI 96720
Rates: $80 (garden); $96 (ocean view)
Code: ACUI Region 15 conference
Reservations: 808.935.9361;
808.969.6472 (fax);
www.castleresorts.com
Deadline: Oct. 16

Contact
Ellen Kusano, Conference Co-Chair
University of Hawaii-Hilo
808.974.7499
ekusano@hawaii.edu

Tania Kehaulani Cortez-Camero,
Conference Co-Chair
University of Hawaii-Hilo
808.974.7499
cortezca@hawaii.edu

Mona Livsey, Host Chair
University of Hawaii-Hilo
808.974.7518
mlivsey@hawaii.edu