Student Centers Director Appointed to Regional Board of the Association of College Unions International
Monday, November 21, 2016
Charles Amerson, Director of Student Centers at the University of Hartford, has been appointed to serve as the Region VIII Educational Programs Coordinator for the Association of College Unions International (ACUI), one of the oldest associations in higher education. ACUI’s membership consists of student and administrative staff in the College Union/Student Activities field. Region VIII is made up of member institutions in New England, Great Britain, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ireland, Prince Edward Island and Qatar. Amerson formally assumed his position at the Region’s annual Fall conference on November 20, 2016.
As the educational coordinator, Amerson is the primary educational position and assumes overall leadership and responsibility for all regional education. This includes a team effort with the Online Learning Coordinator and the regional conference committee, while providing leadership for the Regional Education Program Team (REPT). Amerson will serve a two year term as a member of the Region’s Leadership Team.
Amerson previously served in the same capacity in ACUI’s Region V (prior to the Association’s regional restructuring). He also served a three year appointment as Recreation Tournament Manager for Region V, where he initiated, promoted, and guided several multi-day intercollegiate indoor recreation sport and game tournaments among member schools within a five state area. Amerson has been a member of the Association since 2000.