On Friday, November 13th, 2015 at Pacific Lutheran University, the Washington College Personnel Association is excited to bring  a low-cost professional development opportunity to the Pacific Northwest.


We will be featuring keynote speaker, Dwayne Todd, Vice President for Student Affairs at Columbus College of Art & Design. Dwayne served as co-chair for ACPA on the ACPA/NASPA Joint Task Force on Professional Competencies and Standards. His session topic will be “Mattering Matters: Fostering Sense of Belonging Among Students and Among Ourselves”

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Check In and the Conference will be held at the Anderson University Center at PLU

Conference Schedule

Early Arrival Dinner – 208 Garfield, Parkland – 6:30pm Thursday
8:00-9:00 Arrival, Registration, and Check-In
9:15-9:45 Welcome
9:45-11:00 Keynote- Dwayne Todd
11:00-11:45 Breakout Session #1
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-1:45 Networking Session
1:45-2:30 Round Table Discussion Session
2:30-2:45 Break
2:45-3:30 Breakout #2
3:30-4:00 Closing
4:15 Networking Social at Farrelli’s

This is a great, low-pressure opportunity for networking and sharing ideas- everyone is highly encouraged to present and attend! Please forward to your colleagues in the NW and throughout your institutions.


You can now register HERE!

Early Bird Registrations (Now until October 13th)

$20 Undergrad

$40 Grad Students

$60 ACPA  members

$70 Non ACPA  members

 Regular Registration (October 13th –day of conference)*

$30 Undergrad

$50 Grads

$70 ACPA  members

$80 non ACPA  members


Please email wash.cpa@gmail.com with any questions.

*Refunds for Cancellations:

Cancellations received by the end of the business day on Friday, November 6, are eligible for a 50% registration refund. Any cancellations received after this time are not eligible for a refund.