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New England College Personnel Association is an ACPA—College Student Educators International Local Chapter representing all six New England states. NECPA is committed to the education and development of post-secondary students in New England and exists for the benefit of all professionals in the region.

New England College Personnel Association connects diverse higher education professionals from all institution types, functional areas, and experience levels in New England. We support and develop equitable higher education communities by providing intentional, creative, and accessible opportunities and resources focused on professional and personal growth.

Latest from the NECPA Note

NECPA Graduate Spotlight February 2021 – Amanda Higgins

Name:  Amanda Higgins School: University of Connecticut Program:  Higher Education and Student Affairs Type: Master’s Current employer: UConn Center for Students with Disabilities – Assistantship What do you love about working there? I love the opportunity to communicate with a wide variety of individuals. I also love the challenge of managing complex processes. How do you like to spend your free time? I typically travel Read More

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Support Presenters from New England at ACPA 2021

This year’s ACPA 2021 Convention features many student affairs professionals from the New England region. The virtual convention will be occurring during the course three weeks. There will be sessions on March 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 12th, 15th, 16th, and 17th. We encourage you to attend and support the presenters from our region as well as Read More

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NECPA Award Winner Spotlight – Tricia Dyer

Accomplished Leader of the Year Award Winner – Tricia Dyer What do you love most about working at your institution, or higher education in general? I love assisting a student through their academic career and watching them grow throughout their college experience.  That final moment when they walk across the stage and I know that I made a difference for Read More

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