Student Day, Tuesday, May 21 - Register Today!
2013 International Conference, Dallas, Texas
Ph.D., Master's, and Bachelor's Students -- take advantage of the discounted student rate and attend ASTD’s 2013 International Conference May 19-22 in Dallas, Texas!
This premier event for training and development professionals welcomes over 8,000 attendees from more than 70 countries, and offers many opportunities to network and learn from industry leaders and practitioners.
Join us for coffee, special seating at the front of the general session room, and lunch as Dan Schawbel, author of Me 2.0: 4 Steps to Building Your Future shares his insights and expertise on personal branding. Pre-registration for the lunch is required and seating is limited.
- Networking Coffee, 7:15-7:45 a.m.
- General Session (reserved student seating)
- Student Networking Lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Speaker, Dan Schawbel
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THE JOHN CONÉ ASTD MEMBERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP
The American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) offers students the opportunity to further their professional development by applying for a membership scholarship started by John W. Coné, former ASTD Board Chair.
Seven of the more than 70 students who applied were selected to receive the John Coné ASTD Membership Scholarship.Their dedication to the workplace training and development field was evident through their applications.
Congratulations to the following scholarship recipients:
ASTD International Conference Registration Winner
- Dan Gibson, Purdue University Calumet, Master's, Instructional Design
One-Year ASTD Membership Winners
- Steven Barber, State University of New York - Empire State College, Bachelor's, Business Management
- Kaela Blanks, Temple University, Bachelor's, Psychology and Adult & Organizational Development
- Jeannette Dye, Oakland University, Bachelor's, Integrative Studies, minor: Training and Development
- Alexandra Hatcher, Northern Arizona University, Master's, Linguistic Anthropology
- Samantha Knight, Towson University, Master's, Instructional Design
- Reena Sonigrah, University of Houston, Master's, Human Resource Development/Management
The John Coné Scholarship is named after one of ASTD’s most respected members and champions. Mr. Coné established the scholarship to nurture the professional development of students seeking to enter the learning and development field. Applications for the 2014 scholarship will be available in August.
T+D Is on the iPad!
ASTD's most popular member benefit, T+D magazine, is now available to iPad users! In addition to finding a condensed version of each issue of T+D, you will have access to bonus iPad-only content such as videos, polls, sidebars, quizzes, and links to extra resources. Simply search for “T+D magazine” in the App Store to download the free app.
Get Involved with a local Student Special Interest Group!
ASTD chapters provide local mentoring and networking opportunities. The following ASTD chapters have Special Interest Groups (SIGs) just for students:
State of the Industry Report
ASTD Members receive a free copy of the entire report each year!
If you are already a member, log-in to the Store and click on the "My Downloads" tab.
If you're not a member, join today and receive your free copy of this report AND enjoy all of the benefits of membership!
Student 12-month individual membership - $59 per year
ASTD student members receive full membership benefits for at a fraction of the regular membership rate! The ASTD student member rate is for students 1) who are enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours per year (or the equivalent of at least half-time) at an accredited university or college OR 2) who are active ASTD chapter student members. Read more about Member Benefits...
ASTD has over 120 chapters around the country, providing local networking, professional development and mentoring opportunities for students. In addition to becoming a national ASTD member (only $59 for students) consider joining your local ASTD chapter, too. Join both national ASTD and your
local ASTD chapter to become a Power Member!
Learn about the ASTD Certification Institute's Certified Professional in Learning and Performance (CPLP) Certification
CPLP equips you with the tools to be the best in the field and lets employers know that you have real world, practical expertise that can be readily applied to the current work environment.
The ASTD Online Library will change the way you do research! This members-only service gives you access to comprehensive databases containing book summaries, business magazines, journals, and more. Student Membership is only $59 - Online Library included!
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