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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.
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    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.
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    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.
  • Tyler Vanchure Receives 2019 ASSP Foundation Student Leadership Award in Innovation

    Nov 15, 2018
    Tyler Vanchure, a senior majoring in safety management at Slippery Rock University, has received the Student in Leadership Award in Innovation from the ASSP Foundation's NextGen Board. Her reward: A full conference experience at Safety 2019.
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    Add Publications to Your Resume

    Oct 15, 2018
    Adding a “Publications” section to your resume can give you a competitive edge in finding a job after graduation. An easy way to start writing for publication (and your profession) is to review a book or an article for PSJ.
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    Safety Groups Urge DOL to Engage Key Stakeholders on Youth Worker Rulemaking

    Oct 03, 2018
    ASSP and other safety groups want DOL to engage more stakeholders in a proposed rule that would expand the types of jobs young workers can perform.
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    A Message From ASSP's Executive Director

    Sep 21, 2018
    Meet ASSP Executive Director Jennifer McNelly. Like our student members, Jennifer is going back to school to learn about the OSH profession and what's important to ASSP members in leading the safety profession forward. She'd love to hear from you.
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    Donate to Our 2018 Veterans Drive

    Sep 20, 2018
    Are you interested in helping homeless veterans? We have a great opportunity at the upcoming ASSP Leadership Conference, where attendees will assemble snack and clothing packages for homeless veterans in the Chicagoland area. Donations are being accepted through Oct. 1, 2018.
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    ASSP Foundation Invites Students and Professionals to Apply for $370,000 in Aid

    Aug 30, 2018
    The ASSP Foundation will accept scholarship and grant applications from Sept. 1 to Dec. 1 for its annual disbursement of financial awards in 2019. More than $370,000 is available through nearly 100 awards to OSH students and professionals.
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    Acing Your Interview: 5 Tips for Safety Professionals

    Aug 27, 2018
    Preparing for a job interview can be daunting. Whether you’re an emerging safety professional or a seasoned leader, here are five tips to keep in mind.
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    Join Us for the 14th Annual Future Safety Leaders Conference: Nov. 8-9

    Jul 16, 2018
    We will host our 14th annual Future Safety Leaders Conference Nov. 8-9 in Oakbrook, IL, and we invite all student members to apply.
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    Safety 2018 Student Highlights Recap

    Jul 16, 2018
    Student and young professional highlights from Safety 2018 in San Antonio, TX, included awards, roundtable discussions, networking events and more.
  • Access Your Student Section Roster

    Jul 16, 2018
    Our member communities, including our student sections, regularly use our roster tool to monitor member lists and communicate with members.



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