Recruitment Spring Conference

Recruitment Spring Conference
Ithaca, NY

(Centrally located near Cayuga Lake, Finger Lakes Region)

 Jointly hosted by the

Greater NY College and University Professional Association (CUPA) HR Chapter

Upstate New York Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)

 March 10, 2020

Ithaca College
Emerson Suites, 201 Egbert Hall, Ithaca, NY 14850

10:00 am – 3:30 pm

Registration and Networking begins at 9:00am

There is no fee to participants


CUPA-HR and HERC offer a variety of tools and resources to help you with your recruitment efforts, identifying potential opportunities for “Dual Career” partners, and leveraging access to a wider pool of candidates for your searches.

Agenda includes:

  • A panel discussion regarding tools available through CUPA-HR, the Faculty Search process, and training initiatives. Panel members include representatives from the University at Buffalo, Ithaca College, Upstate/Greater New York HERC and CUPA-HR
  • Dual Career resources
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Index
  • PRODiG (Promoting Recruitment, Opportunity, Diversity, Inclusion and Growth)

Come and join your peers to hear more about new initiatives and tools available to help you in your recruitment efforts.  Share ideas and compare notes with colleagues from colleges and university across the greater New York region.

Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.  Seating is limited.

Register for this event by 2/28/20 at

Please share this invitation with other members of your institution who may be interested in attending this program.  On behalf of the Greater NY Board and HERC, we hope to see you there!

Lunch will be provided.  Please notify us of any dietary restrictions or preferences by email at . If you require any accommodations to allow you to fully participate in the day’s activities, please email .

Summer Conference Cancelled

Due to competing obligations and commitments, we were unable to meet our enrollments goals for the Greater NY Chapter June conference. We will be rescheduling with additional content this fall. Save the date coming soon!

Welcome to the Upstate New York Chapter

The Upstate New York Chapter is under new leadership. We are looking forward to working with all of our member institutions in the Upstate New York Region. Stay tuned for additional information coming soon. In the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions. We look forward to getting to working with all of you.


Paula MacDonald and Tammy Blasz, Co-Presidents