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AACRAO asks business leaders: What are you looking for in a college grad?

 AACRAO asks business leaders: What are you looking for in a college grad?

The news is full of stories of businesses struggling to fill positions because they can’t find enough qualified graduates.  According to some business leaders, transcripts don’t give them the information they need to screen applicants. In addition, CEOs say, new employees arrive with college degrees but without the skills they need to succeed and must receive on-the-job training.

Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Flanagan and Speaker Heastie Announce Agreement on "Enough Is Enough" Legislation to Combat Sexual Violence on College Campuses

Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Flanagan and Speaker Heastie Announce Agreement on "Enough Is Enough" Legislation to Combat Sexual Violence on College Campuses

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan and Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie today announced that a three-way agreement has been reached on the “Enough is Enough” legislation to combat sexual assault on college campuses in New York State.

SUNY Launches “Start Today, Succeed Tomorrow” to Assess College Readiness in 10th and 11th Grade

SUNY Launches “Start Today, Succeed Tomorrow” to Assess College Readiness in 10th and 11th Grade

State University of New York Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher today announced that SUNY is creating a universal diagnostic to assess and track college readiness among 10th and 11th grade students in diverse communities across the state. The pilot, "Start Today, Succeed Tomorrow," will provide evidence-based interventions and support to ensure that more students are ready for college when they graduate from high school.

SUNY Board Calls for Expanded Applied Learning Opportunities for Students

SUNY Board Calls for Expanded Applied Learning Opportunities for Students

The State University of New York Board of Trustees, in accordance with the 2015-16 New York State Budget, today adopted a resolution calling for SUNY to collaboratively develop a plan to ensure that all students enrolled in an academic program have access to an applied or experiential learning opportunity, such as co-operative education, internships, service learning, research, community service, study abroad, and clinical placements.