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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. 

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New AACRAO Publication - Basic Guide to Financial Aid

Mar 21, 2022

Learn more about the upcoming AACRAO Publication - Basic Guide to Financial Aid

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Introducing the Next Executive Director

Mar 8, 2022

Meet AACRAO's new Executive Director, Melanie Gottlieb.

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Women's History Month

Mar 8, 2022

Learn more about Women's History Month and how you can get involved.

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Transfer and Degree Achievement Solutions to Fit Your Needs

Mar 7, 2022

Join CollegeSource at the AACRAO Annual Meeting to learn more about degree audit, academic planning, and transfer evaluation tools.

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Solutions for Reducing Registrar Burnout

Mar 7, 2022

Take advantage of the latest tools to relieve workloads and reduce burnout.

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NJNYACRAO Hosts Upcoming Virtual Conference

Mar 7, 2022

Learn about the upcoming virtual conference hosted by the NJNYACRAO.

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The FERPA Professor

Mar 7, 2022

The FERPA Professor examines the disclosure of student medical treatment records and provides guidance.

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Education in Crisis - Ukraine & Venezuela

Mar 7, 2022

Upcoming webinar explores the situation for students in Ukraine and Venezuela.

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New College & University Released

Mar 7, 2022

Explore AACRAO's College & University Journal as it celebrates the 10th anniversary of SEM-EP.

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Inspiring Creativity in the Workplace

Mar 7, 2022

Learn the importance of fostering innovation and creativity at your institution.

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Building Relationships for Success

Mar 7, 2022

Creating meaningful relationships to advance your initiatives.

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Celebrating and Commemorating Black History Month

Feb 22, 2022

Learn more about Black History Month and how you can get involved.

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Key Enrollment Indicators - The Building Blocks of Strategic Enrollment Management

Feb 21, 2022

Understand the key enrollment indicators impacting your institution and how to measure them.

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Participate in the Revision of CAS Admissions Standards

Feb 21, 2022

The Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education seeks subject matter experts as it revises admissions standards.

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SEMQ Announces New Editor-in-Chief

Feb 21, 2022

AACRAO welcomes new editor-in-chief, Dr. Clayton Smith, to SEM Quarterly.

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Ask the FERPA Professor

Feb 21, 2022

The FERPA Professor addresses questions regarding data retention policies and right to access.

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Building your Professional Toolkit

Feb 21, 2022

Explore topics in both study abroad and credential evaluation being presented at AACRAO's 107th Annual Meeting.

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Increase Degree Achievement and Transfer Success

Feb 7, 2022

Learn more about new higher education technology and degree and achievement solutions.

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Advancing Interviewing Skills

Feb 7, 2022

The interview process is changing. Learn the skills and tactics needed to succeed in the changing workplace.

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Overcoming Challenges and Building Confidence

Feb 7, 2022

Learn more about AACRAO's ASCEND program and the opportunities it provides.