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Student members are an important part of our community. We strive to give them as many opportunities as possible to grow through networking events and educational offerings.

  • Thiel College ASSP student section members

    Welcome Thiel College Student Section!

    Feb 13, 2020
    Welcome the Thiel College Student Section in Greenville, PA, to our growing ASSP family!
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    2019 Future Safety Leaders Conference Highlights

    Nov 15, 2019
    We hosted our 15th Annual Future Safety Leaders Conference Nov. 7-8 in Oak Brook, IL. Nearly 150 students from 48 different colleges and universities from across the U.S. participated.
  • Young woman safety professional in yellow blouse negotiating her salary

    How to Negotiate Your Salary as a Safety Professional

    Nov 15, 2019
    Every safety professional will need to negotiate their salary at some point in their careers. These five key strategies will help you earn what you’re worth.
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    ASSP Foundation Accepting Applications for $400,000 in Aid

    Oct 17, 2019
    The ASSP Foundation is accepting applications for scholarships and professional development grants through Dec. 1 for the 2019-20 academic year. More than $400,000 is available to occupational safety and health students and professionals, thanks to the generosity of corporate donors and the ASSP community.
  • Members of ASSP student section at Wayne State College

    Welcome Wayne State College Student Section

    Sep 16, 2019
    Join us in welcoming the Wayne State College Student Section under our Great Plains Chapter.
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    2019 Future Safety Leaders Conference: Leading Courageously!

    Jul 22, 2019
    Our 15th annual Future Safety Leaders Conference will take place Nov. 7-8, 2019. All ASSP student members are encouraged to apply.
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    Pulling Your Student Section’s Roster

    Jul 22, 2019
    ASSP's roster tool helps you improve your communications with members of your student section.
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    Student Highlights From Safety 2019

    Jun 26, 2019
    More than 175 students from across the country attended Safety 2019. The conference provided a wide range of educational and networking opportunities to help them prepare to be practicing OSH professionals.
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    Illinois State University Named Outstanding Student Section of the Year

    May 20, 2019
    For the second time in less than five years, the ASSP student section at Illinois State University has been named the Outstanding Student Section of the Year. The student section is part of our Central Illinois Chapter.
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    Creating Safer Workplaces for Young People

    May 07, 2019
    A collaborative campaign, My Safe Summer Job, aims to educate young workers, parents, employers, supervisors and teachers about the importance of workplace safety and highlights five key elements of creating safe workplaces for young people.
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    Fairmont State College Wins 2019 Student Membership Drive

    Apr 18, 2019
    Congratulations to the ASSP Fairmont State College Student Section, part of our Greater West Virginia Chapter, for winning the 2019 Student Membership Drive!
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    Don't Miss Your ASSP Graduation Gift

    Apr 18, 2019
    If you graduated in 2019 or are due to graduate by this June, you automatically receive one free year of regular membership as our graduation gift to you!
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    Gator Student Safety Club Making a Comeback

    Apr 18, 2019
    The University of Florida Gator Student Safety Club, a once-thriving ASSP student section that became inactive in 2014, has been meeting regularly and hopes to return as an ASSP student section later this year.
  • Student members at ASSP Safety 2018 conference

    Safety 2019: Look What’s Happening

    Feb 18, 2019
    There's a lot in store for students attending our Safety 2019 annual professional development conference this June in New Orleans, LA.
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    Louisiana State University on the Rise

    Feb 18, 2019
    Our student section at Louisiana State University hosted a meeting with guest speakers from Structural Group that led to some great knowledge exchange and networking.
  • Enhance Your Education

    Looking to Enhance Your Student Section Meetings?

    Feb 18, 2019
    We have a set of meeting facilitation guides that can help you make the most of your student section meetings.
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    Connecting With Your ASSP Community

    Jan 23, 2019
    The ASSP Community offers an exclusive space where ASSP members can become thought leaders and engage with other members around the globe.
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    Safety 2019: Discounted Rates Students and Faculty Advisors

    Jan 17, 2019
    Safety 2019 is a great place to take the next step toward your professional goals. Learn about the safety field and connect with future colleagues. Students who register by April 12 pay only $75. Faculty advisors who register by March 1 pay only $205.
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    ERAU Student Section Tours Walt Disney World

    Dec 14, 2018
    Members of our Embry Riddle Aeronautical University Student Section recently visited Walt Disney World for an on-site technical tour hosted by Central Florida Chapter members. The students got behind-the scenes looks at Disney’s Blizzard Beach, Hollywood Studios and the Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular.
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    Registration Opens for ASSP’s Safety 2019 in New Orleans

    Dec 10, 2018
    Registration is open for the nation’s largest conference for occupational safety and health professionals. ASSP expects to draw more than 5,000 attendees from 40 countries to its Safety 2019 Professional Development Conference and Exposition in New Orleans. The event exposes attendees to best practices, industry trends and the latest product innovations.



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