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2015-2016 News Articles

Nonprofit Connections Newsletter - Spring 2016
June 13, 2016

The NLA continues to expand our impact here on campus and in our region. We have 31 new students enrolled in the NLA program since Fall 2015, with lots of new energy from the NLA student e-board. NLA programming ended the year on a high note with our Conference on Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion in Nonprofits...

Faculty and community awards presented at annual Community Engage event
April 18, 2016

YPSILANTI – The EMU Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA) presented awards to several on-campus faculty as well as community partners at an awards event on Friday, April 15. The event was held by the NLA, Office of Academic Service-Learning, the Institute for the Study of Children, Families, and Communities, and...

NLA Student Newsletter - April 2016
April 1, 2016

Wednesday night, NLA members elected a new e-board for the 2016-2017 year! The e-board members are... (drumroll, please) President: Caity Steur. Vice President: Lindsey Krantz. VP of Treasury: Afua Osei-Bonsu. VP of Communications: Alexa Timmreck. VP of Events: OPEN - please email us if interested!...

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Conference: Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in Nonprofits
March 23, 2016

YPSILANTI – Eastern Michigan University’s Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA) is hosting their annual nonprofit conference on Monday, April 11 from 8:00am-2:30pm in the EMU Student Center. The theme this year is Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in Nonprofits. The purpose of this conference...

Nonprofit Connections Newsletter - Winter 2016
March 22, 2016

This year, the theme of the annual NLA conference is Equity, Diversity & Inclusion in Nonprofits. The purpose of this conference is to create a dialogue between nonprofit leaders and students preparing to work in this sector. The topic will be addressed both in nonprofit services provided to the community and...

NLA Student Newsletter - March 2016
March 11, 2016

Two $500 scholarships are available for students active in the NLA! The John C. Herron Student Leadership Awards are given out every year to two NLA students who have been active in the NLA Student Association and the NLA program, and who have demonstrated commitment to the program and...

EMU Nonprofit Leadership Alliance members to award grants to community nonprofits
February 10, 2016

YPSILANTI – The Eastern Michigan University Nonprofit Leadership Alliance is announcing the formation of its sixth Student Funders Group. In forming the group, these students will be able to gain experience in the grant process. Ten students, all members of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance...

NLA Student Newsletter - February 2016
February 3, 2016

No one likes to fill out paperwork, but it is necessary to complete your internship and get your CNP. Make sure you complete the Internship Contract before starting your internship. The only exception to using the NLA forms below is if you are already using documents...

Nonprofit Connections Newsletter - Fall 2015
January 29, 2016

This past September, I took over as the Campus Executive Director of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA) at EMU. It was both an exciting, and occasionally overwhelming, semester learning about all the NLA projects, programs and partners. I am so excited to now be able to share with you...

NLA Student Newsletter - December 2015
December 15, 2015

Based on the poll results and feedback at our NLA meeting last week, most people seem to be available for meetings next semester on Wednesdays from 8:30-9:30pm. So, we will plan on that and hopefully everyone can come! Here are the meeting dates for the semester...

Ritzenhein to talk about his perspective on DIA
November 28, 2015

Eastern Michigan University Professor Don Ritzenhein of the communication, media and theater arts department will give a talk on his perspective of the Detroit Institute of Arts from 8:30-9:30 p.m., Tuesday, in the King Hall Lounge. The EMU chapter of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance...

NLA Student Newsletter - November 2015
November 17, 2015

The next NLA Membership Meeting will be on Wednesday, November 18th at King Hall Lounge. Guest speaker Haley Moraniec from Swoop's Food Pantry will share how she came up with the idea for a food pantry on campus, what some of the challenges have been along the way, and...

National Leadership Alliance teams up with Growing Hope to work Ypsilanti Farmers Market
October 31, 2015

Eastern Michigan University's Nonprofit Leadership Alliance teamed up with Growing Hope for the last open-air farmer's market for the year Saturday morning in Depot Town. Four students helped Growing Hope with activities such as surveys and pumpkin carving. “A lot of our volunteers are from EMU,” said Julia Entwistle...

NLA Student Newsletter - October 2015
October 6, 2015

The NLA at EMU will be hosting two AMI Workshops in October. The workshops will cover the importance of attending AMI, how to afford it, which workshops are best to sign up for, and more. It is required for any student who is planning on attending AMI in January 2016 to attend...

NLA Student Newsletter - September 2015
September 21, 2015

Welcome to the Fall 2015 school year NLA students! We have some new staff members at the NLA this year. Professor Susan Badger Booth is our new NLA Campus Director. She has extensive experience in nonprofit organizations and is the Program Director for Arts Administration at EMU. Susan is really looking forward...

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