The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) guides how and when educational institutions may or must share student education records. Basic FERPA training can help staff become familiar w... Read More
AACRAO would like to welcome William Gil as Director of Government Relations.
"We were very pleased to have a well-qualified pool of applicants for our Director of Government Relatio... Read More
Dear FERPA Professor,
Over the past few years, a university professor has been telling students and colleagues to email her at her personal email address, which is hosted through G... Read More
By Joellen Shendy, Associate Vice Provost and University Registrar, University of Maryland University College, and Patrick Elliott, Senior Associate Registrar, University of Maryland Univ... Read More
The Trump administration plans to unveil a revised executive order on immigration next week and rescind the president’s initial travel ban, which has been entrenched in legal battles througho... Read More
In a news conference Thursday, President Trump came across as conflicted but noncommittal when asked about his plans for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, an Obama-era program und... Read More
Opponents on campuses have been steeling themselves to keep battling a proposed anti-sanctuary bill since the Texas Senate passed the controversial measure last week.
The bill seeks to compel... Read More
Betsy DeVos was brief but prepared on Thursday in remarks to the Association of Community College Trustees’ National Legislative Summit, her first speech on higher-education issues since bein... Read More
Five states are currently considering legislation to address guns on campus.
The Maryland House of Delegates passed a bill last week to ban guns and other deadly weapons on all publ... Read More
President Trump on Friday vowed to sign a "brand-new order" to temporarily bar refugees and citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the country as his original order rem... Read More
Late last week, a trade association representing cosmetology schools sued the U.S. Department of Education over its gainful employment rule, Inside Higher Ed reported.
The American Association of ... Read More
The Trump administration on Friday signaled a change in course on the Obama administration's efforts to expand transgender rights, The Washington Post reported. The U.S. Department of Justice f... Read More
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