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10/15/2020 Tamica Smith Jones — Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, University of California, Riverside
Being a leader is not easy, especially in times of great uncertainty. For those of us who hold the position of athletics director, we have all faced challenging times at multiple points throughout our careers. But knowing how to lead in a time like this (i.e., COVID-19, racial unrest in America, cancellation of spring sports,… Continue reading >
For those of us who interviewed and accepted new positions during the shelter in place phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, there was likely a varying degree of information we had available to make a final decision. During the interview process, I was not able to see campus but I was fortunate to drive through campus… Continue reading >
9/14/2020 Jason Vlastaras — Associate Director for Student Success and Programs at Iowa State University
I stumbled upon the value of assessment during a bout of acute paranoia. Something I’ve come to term as a healthy sense of “paranoid optimism.” The hope that everything will be okay, but hedging your bets, and developing contingency plans in case it isn’t. The scenario was a familiar one, an impending potential loss of… Continue reading >