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2016 MASEA Conference: 55 Years Building Student Success
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Early Bird Rates Extended!

Registration is open and early bird rates have been extended through May 13 for the 2016 MASEA Conference at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Champaign, Illinois! This year's theme celebrates MASEA's 55th year supporting student success across the Midwest by empowering student employment professionals!

Student Employment Essentials (SEE) Training
Space is still available for Track A - Legal Issues in Student Employment and Track B - Job Development and Federal Work-Study (FWS)! These "hands-on" workshops immerse participants in all aspects of running a successful student employment office and provide a framework for you to sharpen existing skills and acquire new ones.

Keynote Speaker Announced!
Rhiannon Clifton, director of strategic programs and outreach with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign College of Media, will serve as the opening keynote speaker for the 2016 MASEA Conference! Rhiannon will discuss research and strategies for working with millennial students and preparing them for life after college. 

Concurrent Sessions will include:
  • Innovation in Career Development
  • Community Based Federal Work-Study: Creating a Program that has Universal Impact
  • Make your Student Employment Program Indispensable
  • A Diversified Programmatic Approach to Student Employment & Development
  • Tracking Student Employee Work Hours and Leveraging Technology
....and many more to be announced!!!
Register now for the 2016 MASEA Conference!

About MASEA 2016:
55 Years Building Student Success

This year's theme celebrates MASEA's 55th year supporting student success across the Midwest by empowering student employment professionals!

Experiential professional development is at the core of what MASEA conferences provide attendees!  MASEA 2016 gives attendees the opportunity to learn from subject matter experts through SEE Training, powerful keynote addresses, concurrent sessions focused on student employment best practices, and campus site-visits. Join your colleagues as we learn together and strategize for student success all while celebrating MASEA's 55th!
Check out the iHotel and Conference Center, the home of MASEA 2016!

Early Bird Rates Extended!

 
Student Employment Essentials Training (SEE):
Track A & B June 19 & 20, 2016 $378.00*
Track A only (Legal Issues in Student Employment) June 19, 2016 $189.00*
Track B only (Job Development & FWS) June 20, 2016 $189.00*

* Lunch is provided in the cost of attendance at SEE Training
 

MASEA 2015 Conference Registration (June 21-23):
MASEA Member Registration submitted through May 13, 2016* $265.00
MASEA Member Registration submitted after May 13, 2016 $290.00
Non-Member Registration submitted through May 13, 2016 $340.00
Non-Member Registration submitted after May 13, 2016 $365.00

*MASEA members who register by May 13, 2016 will be submitted in a drawing to receive one $50.00 gift certificate at Houlihan's Restaurant and Bar located in the iHotel and Conference Center which expires June 26, 2016.

Register for MASEA 2016 Today to Secure the Early Bird Rate!

Conference Scholarship Opportunity - Still Time!

In support of member professional development, MASEA will provide conference scholarships for the 2016 conference. This is a great opportunity for professionals to attend several professional development sessions (excluding SEE Training). The scholarship will cover the conference registration fee to include: one (1) admission to conference general sessions and workshops, plus all meals noted on the conference schedule (excluding the one night where dinner is on your own).

The deadline to apply for the MASEA Conference Scholarship has been extended to April 29, 2016. Get your "intent to apply" in by April 29 and we'll work with you on the requirement timeline.

Click here for the scholarship application and requirements.

Student Employment Essentials (SEE) Training

SEE Training is comprised of two one-day, professional seminars that will teach you the skills critical to the success of every student employment professional as well as to your university's student employment program. These "hands-on" workshops immerse participants in all aspects of running a successful student employment office and provide a framework for you to sharpen existing skills and acquire new ones.

Track A: Legal Issues in Student Employment - Sunday, June 19
  • Employment Regulations
  • Developing Training Programs
  • Employing International Students
  • I-9's and W-4's
  • Interviewing & Selection
  • FERPA
Track B: Job Development & FWS in Student Employment - Monday, June 20
  • Federal Work Study (FWS) - Program Management and Administration
  • FWS - Student Eligibility
  • FWS - Job Location and Development (JLD) Administration
  • Marketing Your Student Employment Program
  • FWS - Allowable employment
  • FWS - Off-Campus Programs
  • FWS - Community Service
Click Here to Register Today!
Learn more about University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign here!

iHotel and Conference Center

The iHotel is a contemporary designed four-star property featuring 125 luxurious hotel room accommodations in Champaign, Illinois. The hotel and conference center is located on the south campus of the University of Illinois in the heart of The Research Park. The adjoining 38,000 square foot state-of-the-art Illinois Conference Center features 12 conference rooms; two large ballrooms and ten meeting rooms.

Hotel Room Rate for Conference Attendees: $139.00 per night

The iHotel provides MASEA Conference Attendees with numerous features including:

  • Spa at the I: Rejuvenate yourself in our tranquil spa with a selection of soothing signature services performed by massage therapists licensed through the State of Illinois. All sessions must be booked 24-hours in advance through Guest Services.
  • Free WiFi access in all areas
  • 24-Hour Access to Fitness Center
  • Full-service restaurant and bar featuring a complete menu and signature culinary cocktails with an inviting outdoor patio
  • 24-Hour concierge services
  • Complimentary shuttle service to and from Willard Airport (CMI), Illinois Terminal and any University of Illinois campus buildings
  • Same-day laundry and dry cleaning service
  • In-room refrigerator, personal safe and personal coffee maker with every guest room

Hotel Reservation Information
Reservations can be made by calling 217-819-5000 or through the following URL:

http://bookings.ihotelier.com/bookings.jsp?groupID=1438731&hotelID=15044

Inform the reservationist that you are attending the MASEA Conference. All reservations require a guarantee with a major credit card. In the case of a cancellation, 24 hours' notice before the day of arrival required. To ensure room availability, reserve your room early.

The last day to reserve a room at the MASEA conference rate is May 19, 2016. At the cut-off date the hotel will release unreserved rooms for general sale and determine whether it can accept reservations from the attendees based on a space- and rate-available basis at the organizations group rate.

Special Thanks to the 2016 MASEA Conference Planning Committee!

Kim Hull, Pittsburg State University
Stephanie Morris, University of Kentucky
Kris Parker, Carleton College
Stefanie Rich, University of Dayton
Robert Smith, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Clarissa Thompson, Augustana College
Candice Washington, The Ohio State University
Mark Watts, Grinnell College
Eric Wordlow, Columbia College Chicago
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