STUDENT sessions

Monday, October 24 

Educational Sessions 1 - 1:30-2:45pm

  • Urban Outdoor Connection | Room 213BC

Opening General Session - 3:00-4:30pm

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening - 4:30-6:30pm

Young Professional & Student Meetup - 5:45-7:00pm: Meet at the YPN information table and then head to Romare Bearden Park for an opportunity to network and socialize with other Young Professionals and students before the social at Slate


Tuesday, October 25 

Educational Sessions 2 - 8:00-9:15am

  • Leisure and Work-Life Balance | Room 213A

Educational Sessions 3 - 9:30-10:45am

  • Emerging Trends in Parks and Recreation | Room 213D

  • Interviwing for the Job You Want: Do's & Don'ts | Room 216AB

Educational Sessions 4 - 11:00-12:15pm

  • Inclusion Matters: Making Play a Priority for EveryBODY | Room 212AB

  • Life after Congratulations: Keys to a Successful Transition following a Promotion | Room 213D

Resume Help in the Exhibit Hall @ Booth #506/507 - 12:45-1:45pm

Educational Sessions 5 - 1:45-3:00pm

  • NCRPA.NET: Connecting Recreation Interns with Agencies | Room 218AB

Uptown Scavenger Hunt - 5:30-8:00pm: Sign-up to compete on a team with other young professionals and students at the YPN information table

Wednesday, October 26 

Educational Sessions 7 - 8:15-9:30am

  • Standing Out in the Crowd: Engaging Communities with Social Media | Room 213BC

  • Fireball: Tennis for Everyone | Room 213A

Educational Sessions 8 - 9:45-11:00am

  • Five Tips for Successful Transitioning | Room 213D

  • Laying a Solid Foundation to a Successful Youth Sports Program | Room 216AB

  • Early Intervention: Jumpstarting Therapeutic Recreation Programming | Room 211AB

Educational Sessions 9 - 11:15-12:30pm

  • Data Driven Decisions: Using Trends and Demographics to Understand Your Market | Room 213A

  • CrossFit: An Inclusive Workout for All Abilities | Room 211AB

Closing Session and Keynote - 2:00-3:00pm