2016 NASPA WRC Graduate Student Institute (GSI)

November 09 – November 10, 2016

Calling all graduate students! Join us in Seattle for the Graduate Student Institute (GSI)! GSI will provide you with the opportunity to connect with other graduate students throughout Region V and Region VI.

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Conversations surrounding professional branding, navigating the job hunt, maintaining balance as a graduate student, how to build effective networks and effectively use them will take place. Don’t worry, it won’t be all work and no play! Expect discussions and activities surrounding self-care and how to build personal relationship within this profession/community. In an effort to provide each attendee with a personalized experience there will be speakers, group facilitators, breakout groups, and individual time. You don’t want to miss this pre-conference institute!


Presented By

Region V
Region VI


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  • Graduate


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  • JD Dantzler

    California State University, Northridge
  • Valissa Thomas

    University of San Francisco


The Westin Seattle

The Westin Seattle
Seattle, WA

The 2016 NASPA Western Regional Conference will be held at the iconic Westin Seattle hotel, located in the Emerald's Culture Core. Centrally located within walking distance of Pike Place Market, the Monorail, and the Space Needle, the hotel is ideally located for the NASPA WRC and will allow attendees an opportunity to discover and experience all that Seattle has to offer. Hotel reservations are now open.

Book your room today!

Please note that the rate for a Quad will incorrectly show $239 on the reservation site. Your confirmation should reflect the $209 rate after booking.

Hotel Room Rate/Night
The Westin Seattle
1900 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 728-1000
$179 - Single/Double
$209 - Triple/Quad
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