MIT and MCPA Present: Social Media. Social Justice. Social Beings.
On Friday, Dec. 7, MIT hosted the annual Massachusetts College Personnel Association’s Drive-In Conference. From 8:30 a.m. to 3:55 p.m., MCPA members and local professionals gathered to discuss topics that touched upon either social media, social justice or social beings. The conference began with welcoming remarks from Henry Humphreys, the Senior Associate Dean for Student Life.
All seven of the Residential Life Programs Area Directors were present at the conference and they were also key members in planning and arranging the conference. Lauren Piontkoski, the McCormick Hall AD, also serves on the MCPA Executive Board as the marketing coordinator.
Presentations were made by representatives from various institutions, including Boston University, Mount Holyoke College, Bentley University, UMass Amherst, Northeastern University, Brandeis University, Bridgewater State University, Emmanuel College and the University of Connecticut.