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CAPACRAO's Free Webinar: The Campus Malaise

Sigma Gamma Rho Youth Symposium Invitation - Call for Facilitators and Vendors

 

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4th Annual Maryland HBCU Virtual Education Recruitment Fair

Ignite Your Career!

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February Professional Development Calendar

 


February Professional Development Calendar

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Calling for Proposals for Equity Week at Montgomery College

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"Understanding Belonging and Mattering.”

April 15 - 19, 2024 is Equity Week at MC! We anticipate another successful week and invite students and employees from the MC community to submit proposals related to the theme, "Understanding Belonging and Mattering.”

 

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Season's Greetings & Happy New Year 2024

The CAPACRAO Executive team wishes you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We hope you will use the winter break to get the rest and rejuvenation you deserve and are ready to tackle another semester. This year we resolve to continue providing a vibrant network of resources and learning opportunities that enables all CAPACRAO's members to grow and thrive!

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Member Spotlight: Otu Obot, MA

1)      What Is your role at your current institution?

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December Professional Development Calendar


December Professional Development Calendar

How to Bring Who You Are and What You Do into Alignment| December 12, 2023, 12PM-1PM | Virtual: Towson University

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AACRAO ASCEND

The ASCEND leadership development program is now accepting applications through September 14thASCEND is an initiative aimed at diversifying enrollment management by recruiting and preparing mid-level professionals from underrepresented backgrounds for advancement into leadership roles. Through mentoring, skill-building and more, ASCEND provides talented individuals with the support they need to become inclusive executive-level leaders in our field.

Apply Today!!

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CAPACRAO Executive Board Member Selected as AACRAO State & Regional Vice Chair


Member Spotlight

Johnika Dreher, CAPACRAO Past President (2022-2023) was selected as State & Regional Relations Vice Chair. She will transition to Chair during the 2024 Annual AACRAO Conference in Columbus, Ohio.

AACRAO and the state and regional associations (ACRAOs), such as CAPACRAO, share the same basic goals of enhancing not only the profession but also the professional development of the individual members. One of the fundamental strengths of our profession is the vitality of strong, active state and regional associations. These associations provide members with many professional development activities and opportunities and generally are instrumental in forging the informal networks that exist throughout the country.


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The Future of Enrollment Management: Leveraging Your Role

RSVP to join AACRAO State and Regional leaders to explore the Future of Enrollment Management and 5 Ways to Leverage Your Role on Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 3 PM. 

Explore ways to get involved in CAPACRAO and AACRAO.

CAPACRAO Executive Board Member Selected for Inaugural Leadership Institute


Congratulations Otu Obot, II for your acceptance into the inaugural 2023-2024 Maryland Chief Student Affairs Officers Leadership Institute. The Maryland Chief Student Affairs Officers Leadership Institute is a year-long program designed to build the leadership capabilities of student affairs professionals and is supported and approved by the Maryland Association of Community Colleges Presidents’ Council. Monthly participants will attend full-day sessions rotating at different community colleges around the State of Maryland to discuss a range of topics that practitioners will encounter in everyday practice. Monthly sessions will be facilitated by a Chief Student Affairs Officer.

CAPACRAO desires to celebrate with you.
Email [email protected] with details on individual and institutional accomplishments to be featured.

Nominations are being accepted for the 2022-2023 CAPACRAO Awards - Nominate yourself or a colleague TODAY.

Balance & Boundaries Webinar - February 23, 2023

Everything Is a Priority Today

Click Here to Register.

February is American Heart Month. According to the American Heart Association, Heart Disease is America's number one health crisis. 

The heart is the muscle that pumps blood received from veins into arteries throughout the body. The heart represents the center of love and security. Louise Hay, a self-help author of You Can Heal Your Life, outlined the facets of illnesses in relationship to how individuals live and process their lived experiences. Hay surmises that someone who experiences a heart attack has a lived experiences where there is a "squeezing of joy out of the heart in favor of money or position." Hay continues by saying the individuals may say statements to themselves like:



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CAPACRAO 2023 Call for Award Nominations

CAPACRAO invites you to SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATIONS for our annual awards. 

These awards will be presented during CAPACRAO's Annual Business Meeting in June. 

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2023-2024 Executive Board Nominations


CAL
L FOR NOMINATIONS - 2023 Executive Board

Nominate yourself or another colleague. 

CAPACRAO is a registered 501C3 non-profit. As an affiliate of AACRAO, Executive Board leaders volunteer an average of 5 hours a month to facilitate strategy, engagement and development for our membership. Serving as a member of the CAPACRAO Executive Board aids in enhancing business and virtual team working skills, provides an opportunity to get involved in local, regional and national strategic enrollment management initiatives, and is a great opportunity to sustain and push the association to the next level. 


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AACRAO January 2023 Legislation & Regulation

Legislation & Regulation Updates

Each Thursday, the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) shares the AACRAO Transcript - an exclusive member benefit to keep members aware of important governance news. Access your AACRAO account to ensure you maximizing your member benefits and you are receiving important emails and updates. 

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Happy New Year!

The CAPACRAO Executive team wishes you a very Happy New Year! We hope you all used the recent winter break to get the rest and rejuvenation you deserved and are ready to tackle another semester. This year we resolve to continue providing a vibrant network of resources and learning opportunities that enables all CAPACRAO's members to grow and thrive!

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We all want to be H.E.A.R.D.: Personal Reflections



I recently dialogued with a few colleagues about the Chronicle of Higher Education Op-Ed piece, Higher
 Ed Is a Land of Dead-End Jobs. So, episode 2 was a timely conversation unpeeling the ill-discussed realities of working in higher education - the undefined ladder to leadership, the role of mentorship, and the impacts of race, gender, and a lack of representation. It was refreshing to hear the divergent paths of three unique leaders, although each sit within the S.E.M. area of Records and Academic Services. Although I loved A Different World, I never imagined I could, or would, work in higher education. Listening to the conversation led me reflectively down my career path and various personal experiences that span two decades. 



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Member Spotlight: Sheena Jackson

Name:  Sheena Jackson
Institution and Role: Director of Admissions & Scholarships
Number of years at your institution: 15

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Have you H.E.A.R.D.?

Have You H.E.A.R.D.?

Joining the professional development offerings alongside Admit It and For the Record, AACRAO has launched its newest podcast - H.E.A.R.D. H.E.A.R.D. stands for Higher Education and Real Diversity. The conversations are led by three AACRAO members and colleagues within Enrollment Management as they discuss the intersection of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (D.E.I.), Higher Education, and the personal impact of these topics within the current landscape.

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