50th Anniversary

CACUSS is celebrating 50 years as an Association in 2023! We look forward to sharing all the ways we can celebrate together over the coming months. Keep checking back to learn more!



1. Provide opportunities to celebrate/commemorate that are inclusive and accessible.

2. Include multiple ways to engage past, present, and future members.

3. Student affairs professionals will gain/regain a sense of connection to CACUSS (affect).



1. Recognize the occasion with celebration(s).

2. Mark a significant milestone of our Association with a project/artifact that endures beyond 2023.

3. Commemorate the occasion in different ways throughout a defined period of time through a series of projects and events.

4. Engage members from across the country, at various stages in their career, with various connection points to CACUSS.

5. Take the opportunity to recognize the past (look back), present, and consider the future (look forward). Focus on highlighting milestones along the way. 

6. Raise awareness of CACUSS outside of membership, commemorating the 50th across the PSE sector in Canada.


50th Anniversary Committee:

Chair: Sean Fast, McMaster University

Jennifer Hamilton, CACUSS Executive Director

Kathleen Clarke, Wilfrid Laurier University

Donna Hardy-Cox, Memorial University, Past-President

Juste Kagisye, University of Alberta

Adam Kuhn, University of Toronto

David McMurray, retired, Past-President

Roberta Mason, Royal Roads University

Jessica Pilfold, Simon Fraser University

Sara Rothman, University of New Brunswick

Leneque Wilson, University of Toronto

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