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AACRAO's bi-weekly professional development e-newsletter Connect offers timely information, actionable tips, and expert guidance relevant to your career; stories about interesting colleagues doing inspiring things; and news about association services, activities and resources.

Like a virtual, on-demand AACRAO conference-between-conferences, Connect keeps professional conversations alive and helps you stay engaged with the association that advocates for and believes in your career. 

Communication tips for remote work

Sep 21, 2020

Are you doing these three things?

What is your gift? Introducing the Identifying Caucus Excellence Initiative

Sep 21, 2020

Share your knowledge and talents.

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Use data science to nudge students at exactly the right time

Sep 20, 2020

2 marketing strategies to increase enrollment.

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Best practices in digital accessibility

Sep 20, 2020

Ensure your website is inclusive.

Ask the FERPA Professor

Sep 8, 2020

Can an electronic signature be used for FERPA releases?

Field Notes: Tips for self- and team-care and purposeful crisis response

Sep 5, 2020

Reflections on adaptability, stress, and lessons learned.

Update on AACRAO’s Strategic Planning process

Sep 5, 2020

New 10-year plan to be released in the coming months.

Holistic admissions: A just solution at a pivotal moment

Sep 5, 2020

BLM and a global pandemic accelerate the push to test-optional.

Digital documents in international admissions: What you need to know

Sep 5, 2020

The landscape is changing quickly. Be prepared.

AACRAO staff to present on international credential evaluation at TAICEP

Sep 5, 2020

Conference to be held virtually in October.

Meet Jonathan Cao-Nguyen, new International Educational News Content Curator for EDGE

Sep 5, 2020

Researching and documenting education news from around the world.

Reflections on the 2020 March on Washington

Sep 4, 2020

In this moment, what do you choose?

Next Month @AACRAO: Join the list

Aug 24, 2020

Courses, deadlines, and events -- find out what's upcoming in one handy email.


LGBTQIA Caucus welcomes new chairs Tammy Johnson and Chris Dorsten

Aug 24, 2020

Thank you to departing chairs Paul McCarty and Holly Halmo.

Registrars as storytellers

Aug 24, 2020

Building a narrative helps people understand and engage complex issues.

“Strategic” doesn’t mean static

Aug 24, 2020

How to do dynamic enrollment management.

The technification of the registrar's office

Aug 24, 2020

Addressing staffing and structural questions to meet changing demands.

Raise up good work: Learn about AACRAO Awards

Aug 24, 2020

Higher ed can be thankless work. Recognition is important.

Making the case: The time for EDX is now

Aug 24, 2020

Electronic document exchange preserves business continuity and improves efficiencies.

Protesting 101: Preparation, etiquette, and safety

Aug 23, 2020

Tips ahead of the Aug. 28 March on Washington.