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APPA Announces Election Results APPA Announces Election Results

Congratulations to the successful candidates in APPA’s 2017 election, and thank you to the many members who exercised their opportunity to vote this year.  Click on the headline above to see who are our new officers-elect.

 

I-Codes Work Group Looking for Volunteers to Work on ICC Group A Codes I-Codes Work Group Looking for Volunteers to Work on ICC Group A Codes

The I-Codes Work Group under the guidance of the APPA Standards and Codes Council (ASCC) is looking for technical volunteers to review the Group A Codes for input on behalf of higher education. Virtual meetings will begin later this year.  If you are interested please contact Billie Zidek at 703-542-3846 or via email at billie@appa.org.

Legionnaires’ Disease Report Coming Soon! Legionnaires’ Disease Report Coming Soon!

On June 6, 2017 the CDC will release a new Vital Signs report on the topic of healthcare-associated Legionnaires’ disease. The report will focus on the importance of developing and implementing an effective water management program to reduce the risk of Legionella growing and spreading in building water systems (with the help of CDC’s toolkit.)

Upcoming Chapter Conferences in Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, and More! Upcoming Chapter Conferences in Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, and More!

APPA's chapters are thriving, and their conferences are great opportunity to enhance your professional development and networking efforts. Click the link above for a list of APPA chapters, and their plans for upcoming events. Or, if you have any chapter or regional programs to list, please send them to Steve Glazner.

NFPA Work Group Looking for Volunteers NFPA Work Group Looking for Volunteers

The NFPA Work Group under the guidance of the APPA Standards and Codes Council is looking for technical volunteers to review the NFPA Standards for public input on behalf of higher education this year.  If you are interested please contact Billie Zidek, Standards & Codes Administrator at 703-542-3846 or via email at billie@appa.org.  You will receive a link to a survey to determine the standard you would like to review.

EXPANDED APPA LANDS’ END STORE:  Our Store is always open! EXPANDED APPA LANDS’ END STORE:  Our Store is always open!

Visit the Lands’ End APPA store today, and purchase apparel and other gear of your choice--personalized with the APPA logo. All products available for personalization – jackets, backpacks, t-shirts, polo shirts, caps, totes, coolers, etc. – can now be personalized with the APPA logo, and are backed by Lands’ End’s product guarantee. If you have any questions, contact Anita Dosik.

APPAinfo is Your Networking Link APPAinfo is Your Networking Link

APPAinfo is an e-mail discussion list for educational facilities professionals, where you can find the answers to many of your everyday problems simply by posting a question to your peers. The APPA discussion list seeks to broaden your resource base by making it easier to interact with and respond to the needs of facilities professionals, and focuses on all campus facilities issues, regardless of size or type of school or organization. For more information, contact Steve Glazner.