by Betty J. Huff, AACRAO Consultant
I attempted to accomplish effective leadership throughout my forty years as a higher education professional. Leadership styles, both as defined in the research literature and as measured in practice, was the subject of my graduate research. Leadership effectiveness was a magnet for me when it appeared in the title of books and articles. Both were always “go to” topics for sessions at conferences. Effective leadership was always one of my personal goals. Continue reading
by Alicia Moore, AACRAO Consultant and Dean of Student and Enrollment Services for Central Oregon Community College
Whether one includes admissions, recruitment, records, financial aid or other areas as part of the enrollment services umbrella, having effective operations is a critical component to successful strategic enrollment management (SEM) work (Bontrager and Green, 2015; Bontrager and Moore, 2009). Continue reading
Elon University, a private liberal arts institution in North Carolina, has been tracking cocurricular experiences since 1994. And last year’s Comprehensive Records Project (supported by a grant from the Lumina Foundation) helped Elon take their student record to new heights. Continue reading
AACRAO Senior Consultant Dr. Christine Kerlin has written an article in AACRAO’s November 2016 College & University Journal titled: ‘The Mentor Inside You’. The article explores the definition and role that mentoring plays in our lives. To access the full article, please click here.
In AACRAO’s January 2017 issue of SEM Quarterly, AACRAO Senior Consultant Stan Henderson writes an article titled: “SEM and the Student Journey: The Role of Strategic Enrollment Management in Student Engagement”. Continue reading
by Clayton Smith, Ed.D., Associate Professor, University of Windsor, Director of the AACRAO Strategic Enrollment Management Conference, and Senior Consultant, AACRAO Consulting Continue reading
Strategic Enrollment Management (SEM) provides a unique framework for improving both student and institutional outcomes. It facilitates student access to and success in higher education, the transmission of best business practices, and comprehensive institutional planning. Continue reading
By: Joellen Shendy, Associate Vice Provost and University Registrar, University of Maryland University College
Patrick Elliott, Senior Associate Registrar, University of Maryland University College
Happy New Year! The ball dropped, we have cleaned up after our parties, and most of us are back to our regular business of supporting student learning. Continue reading
AACRAO is seeking volunteers for the Editorial Board of College & University Journal.
At the request of the Editor-in-Chief, members of the Editorial Board review feature/research articles submitted to the journal, considering the appropriateness of the article for AACRAO’s membership, the usefulness of the information, the nature and logic of the research methodology, clarity, and the style of presentation. Typically, two or three reviewers are assigned to each article. Continue reading
AACRAO’s College & University and SEM Quarterly Journals are seeking manuscript submissions for 2017.
SEM Quarterly, published by AACRAO and Wiley Periodicals, addresses the emerging dynamics of strategic enrollment management, including: executive-level leadership, leading strategies, internationalization, research, academic orientation and current trends. Continue reading