MCPA's Annual Conference, hosted at Loyola University Maryland- Timonium Campus, will be on Friday, October 28th. We encourage participants to take a closer, more meaningful look at themselves and the important work they do. READY TO SUBMIT A PROGRAM PROPOSAL? The success of the MCPA Annual Conference lies on the quantity and quality of programs presented. We hope you will consider sharing the great things that you are doing on your campus with your colleagues. Program proposals should highlight personal and professional growth and concentrate on topics that will increase engagement on campus, review strategies for collaboration, and discuss how to develop personally and professionally. THE DEADLINE FOR PROGRAM PROPSALS IS OCTOBER 10TH, 2016. Click here to submit a PROGRAM PROPOSALS Call for Awards Nomination!! The Maryland College Personnel Association (MCPA) invites nominations for its recognition awards. The seven categories of awards recognize the service and contributions of professionals and student leaders across the state. The seven categories are Innovative Program Award, Outstanding Student Leader Award, Outstanding Emerging Professional Award, Outstanding Support Staff Professional Award, Dedication to Diversity Award, Dedication to Professional Service: 5-9 years, and Dedication to Professional Service: 10+ years. A full description of each category can be found on the nomination form. The deadline for Award nomination submissions is Monday, October 10th. Please consider nominating a colleague today!