News article on Inside Higher Ed, discussing College preparations for the GDPR.
The competition for jobs and internships can be very heavy. Other than your studies, what can be used to get a leg up on the competition? Experts say volunteer experience and extracurricular activities can boost your profile to potential employers. Now, students have a way to show off their participation and achievements outside of the classroom via co-curricular transcripts.
The 2015 U.S. Registrar Career Profile Report details the results of a first-of-its-kind survey conducted by AACRAO. The report attempts to build a foundation of understanding of the career profile and position responsibilities for collegiate registrars in the United States. (PDF)
Associations of registrars and student affairs administrators will work with eight colleges on prototypes for a new form of transcript -- a comprehensive record that includes learning outside the classroom.
State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher and New York City Department of Education Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced a Memorandum of Understanding that will streamline the college application process for New York City public high school students seeking enrollment at SUNY by eliminating the need for paper transcripts.
Governor Cuomo signed his “Enough is Enough” legislation to combat sexual assault on college and university campuses statewide. The new law requires all colleges to adopt a set of comprehensive procedures and guidelines, including a uniform definition of affirmative consent, a statewide amnesty policy, and expanded access to law enforcement to ensure the safety of all students attending colleges in New York State.