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Reflections on AACRAO Leadership

Posted on May 20 2015

It truly has been an honor and privilege to have served AACRAO in the capacity as Vice President for Leadership and Management Development on the Board of Directors.  By far, working with the ... Read More

“They used to compare diplomacy to a game of chess,” said former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, addressing a packed house in the Baltimore Convention Center as the closing plena... Read More

Determining if transfer credit should be granted for courses taken internationally is both an art and a science. The art shows what is unique about the course or program, while the science determin... Read More

Greetings, It is our pleasure to present this Quarterly Executive Summary of ongoing activities of the Standardization of Postsecondary Education Electronic Data Exchange (SPEEDE) Committee of the... Read More

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The Education Department has cleared the companies that manage its student-loan payments of wrongdoing in a yearlong investigation into their treatment of military borrowers. The inquiry, which fo... Read More

FTC Tangles With For-Profits

Posted on May 27 2015

The U.S. Department of Education and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau have in recent years joined with states' attorneys general in cracking down on the for-profit college industry. Now... Read More

New York University will stop considering applicants’ criminal records at the outset of its admissions process, The Wall Street Journal reports. Admissions officers will still ... Read More

Support for debt-free college education is rising among Democrats who believe that reversing spiraling costs would be both good policy and a political winner. On Wednesday, nine more Democratic se... Read More

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Three New Jersey public colleges and universities are reporting inflated applicant data to the federal government and ratings organizations, making themselves appear more selective –&nbs... Read More

New Mexico's colleges and universities saw the steepest enrollment decline in the nation over the past year, reports The Albuquerque Journal. Enrollment in the state's postsecondary instit... Read More

Utah's college student population is expected to rise 25 percent during the next 10 years, reports The Salt Lake Tribune. Enrollment is expected to rise from the current 174,000 to about 226,0... Read More

Due to years of state funding cuts, colleges and universities in Kentucky are seeing improvements in enrollment and graduation rates slowing down, reports The Lexington Herald-Leader. From 2000 to... Read More

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