CSPA-NYS works very hard to provide various professional development events throughout New York state. Below you will find a listing of all of our current networking events and workshop series. If you have questions about any of these events or have ideas for hosting future CSPA-NYS professional development events, please contact the Vice President for Professional Development at prodev@cspanys.org. For more information about upcoming events, please see our Upcoming Events page.

Higher Ed Happy Hour

The Higher Ed Happy Hour series are informal happy hour events traditionally held at an off campus location and provide opportunities for social interaction and professional networking. Interested in coordinating an Higher Ed Happy Hour in your region? Contact the Vice President for Professional Development at prodev@cspanys.org.


Coffee & Conversation

The Coffee & Conversation series are regional events held at an on-campus location and offer opportunities for professional development, conversation and networking. Interested in hosting a Coffee & Conversation in your region? Contact the Vice President for Professional Development at prodev@cspanys.org.


Virtual Lunch & Learn

The Virtual Lunch & Learn series is an online interactive webinar where individuals can learn about various topics from professionals across New York state. The first of this series focuses on the job search process, allowing candidates to get advice on preparing for conferences, the do's and don'ts of the job search, and how to transition to your new job. If you have questions about this series or are interested in acting as a panelist for one of our upcoming events, please contact the Vice President for Professional Development at prodev@cspanys.org


Writer's Workshop Series

The CSPA-NYS Writer’s Workshop is designed for professionals and scholars at all levels, whether you are a graduate student or aspiring scholar practitioner who would like to publish.   The program is intended to facilitate the writing process as well as help you further develop your ideas and scholarly work.  Interested in more information on the Writer's Workshop Series? Contact the Faculty Liaison at faculty@cspanys.org.