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Comparing FERPA & GDPR

Posted on March 13 2018

AACRAO has been approached several times to detail whether FERPA compliance is sufficient for complying with GDPR. Fundamentally, the scope and specific parameters are quite different. Specifically... Read More

Ask the FERPA Professor

Posted on March 13 2018

Dear FERPA Professor, I’m writing to ask for clarification regarding our institutional police department’s law enforcement records involving students. All UPD records related to stude... Read More

AACRAO’s Conner Scholarship Fund provides support for AACRAO members to attend AACRAO professional development meetings. After an application process, the Scholarship Review Committee chooses... Read More

Jobs in registrar and admissions offices may not have a reputation for being glamorous and lucrative -- but on some campuses, they have become popular and coveted positions thanks to deliberate eff... Read More

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New Boost for Student Aid and Research

Posted on March 22 2018

A massive spending bill agreed to by congressional negotiators Wednesday raises the maximum Pell Grant by $175, includes an additional $3 billion for the National Institutes of Health as well ... Read More

Congressional negotiators raced Monday to finalize a $1.3 trillion spending bill to keep the government running, with several thorny issues such as health care and immigration still unresolved... Read More

In 2004, the late Harvard political science professor Sam Huntington made the argument that recent immigrants, particularly Hispanics, weren’t assimilating well into ... Read More

Democratic leaders are backing off of their demand that "Dreamer" protections be a part of the 2018 budget negotiations.  While House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif... Read More

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Congressional leaders reached a reached a tentative agreement Wednesday night on a $1.3 trillion legislative package to fund the federal government through the rest of the 2018 fiscal year. The mas... Read More

The U.S. Education Department recently announced a reshuffling of key employees involved in federal higher education policy making. Sources indicate that the retooling of leadership inclu... Read More

The U.S. Department of State recently revised its system of travel advisories to provide U.S. citizens with clearer, more reliable, and nuanced safety and security information worldwide. The m... Read More

The Maryland General Assembly recently advanced legislation that would extend in-state tuition rates to a broader number of young, undocumented students, The Associated Press reported. The proposed... Read More

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