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AACRAO SPEEDE Committee Executive Summary

Posted on September 9 2014

Greetings,  It is our pleasure to present this executive summary of the ongoing activities of the Standardization of Postsecondary Education Electronic Data Exchange (SPEEDE) Committee ... Read More

by Paul Kyle, Vice President, Leadership and Management Development; Board Liaison with the Program Task Force The Program Task Force has completed their work--full report here--and... Read More

By Ann M. Koenig, AACRAO International Education Services A reorganization of the Rwandan public higher education landscape is underway, with the goals of strengthening academic standards, maximiz... Read More

FERPA in the Digital Age

Posted on September 9 2014

“Your data’s yours no matter on whose server it lives.” - Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), 9/15/14 As companies and government entities continue to collect personal data en masse f... Read More

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Corinthian Colleges, the crippled for-profit higher-education company that is in the process of winding down its operations, is in trouble again, this time with the federal Consumer Financial ... Read More

With Sen. Elizabeth A. Warren's student-loan-refinancing bill stalled in the Senate, a bank with New England roots is giving some borrowers a break on their federal loans. On Tuesday, Citizens... Read More

Boost for Need-Based Aid

Posted on September 15 2014

States last year doled out roughly the same amount of student aid money in 2012-13 as they did the previous year, but they increased the share of money flowing to students based on financial need, ... Read More

President Obama’s proposed federal college-ratings system is set to be released in time for the 2015 academic year, but if the comments from administrators and researchers at a hear... Read More

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The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) is pleased to announce a partnership with the American Council on Education (ACE), UCLA Civil Rights Project, Pear... Read More

Tuesday night, House Republican leaders unveiled a temporary budget bill that would keep education and other government programs funded at levels similar to FY 2014, according to The Washington Pos... Read More

Kentucky State University has re-enrolled 70 percent of the students it kicked out last week for failing to pay their tuition bills, the university announced on Wednesday. School officials reporte... Read More

Purdue University introduced a competency degree program last week that will allow students in its College of Technology program to progress at their own rate as they demonstrate mastery of specifi... Read More

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Under a recent initiative, the University of Hawaii at Manoa used a mixed methods approach to identify current institutional peers. Researchers classified a peer and aspirant group that considered ... Read More

Institutions can use cross-cultural theories, organizational maturity models, and business planning frames to analyze their culture and structures. As this author notes, recognizing the intricacies... Read More

A small, public liberal arts school framed student success to drive change and develop a new SEM plan. Their approach, highlighted in this article, demonstrates how a shift in thinking can impact t... Read More

This article presents how enrollment managers can best secure adequate funding for enrollment activities, and as a result, other operating units. The authors present a framework for using return on... Read More

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