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Minneapolis, MN

Dates: July 29-31

Q&A with Michelle Dingwall, University of Wisconsin-Stout


From crowdfunding to collaboration - The story behind Halo...

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NACRO is a network of U.S. and international corporate relations professionals that is dedicated to providing professional development opportunities and sharing best practices that enable members to develop and advance comprehensive, mutually beneficial relationships with industry and establish common language and metrics for peer comparison. Founded in 2007, NACRO has grown to more than 500 individual members.

Member Insights

"In the two years I've been part of NACRO, I have been able to network with colleagues at universities and within industry nationwide to be more effective and strategic in developing partnerships."
Cameron Sprock, The University of Texas at Dallas
"Involvement in the organizing of NACRO’s Corporate Engagement Bootcamp and annual conferences has helped me develop event planning skills to run more efficient and effective campus visits from corporate partners."
Heath Wood, Georgia State University
"Coming from industry into academic corporate relations, NACRO has provided me with the ability to network and understand how peers at other institutions work most effectively in this profession."
Lenna Cominos, Carnegie Mellon University
"NACRO is a wonderful place to find the information needed to help build the case for change with your leadership."
Roger Vanhoy, University of Illinois


2021 Annual Conference dates announcedWe're excited to share that the 2021 NACRO Annual Conference will be held in Raleigh, NC July 13-15, 2021. Save the date! More
Professional Development Webinar SeriesNACRO is proud to continue developing Professional Development webinars - check out upcoming topics here.  Past webinars are available as a member... More
Nominate a Rising Star in NACRONACRO is pleased to announce two new awards to recognize and celebrate outstanding individuals in our field. These awards include: Mary Beth Maddox... More