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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. 

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.

Field Notes: #IamRemarkable: The art of graceful self-promotion

Aug 23, 2020

Empowering women to acknowledge and share their accomplishments.

Ask the FERPA Professor

Aug 23, 2020

A question of mass emails.

Ask the FERPA Professor

Aug 11, 2020

A military recruiter requests unusual information.

Mentoring study: Call for research participants

Aug 11, 2020

Understanding what registrars experience in mentoring roles.

Can higher ed stay relevant to 21st century learners?

Aug 10, 2020

Only if we embrace disruption.

Meet the new SEM-EP Evaluator, Cié Gee

Aug 10, 2020

SEM isn’t just for enrollment managers, says the Assoc. Vice Provost at UTSA.

4 ways to improve your writing

Aug 10, 2020

Hone this critical professional skill.

Strategy in the face of crisis

Aug 9, 2020

Assessment is critical to enrollment management, even during a pandemic.

Field Notes: Unexpected leadership lessons from COVID

Aug 6, 2020

You may have to let go of what you think you know.

Census count ending early

Aug 6, 2020

AACRAO urges members to provide the Census Bureau with needed information ahead of August deadlines.