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AUA USA Study Tour | AUA Blog part one

Published on Jun 12, 2019 by Samantha Jones, Sharon Barnes & Daniel Ramsay / 1 Comment

Category: AUA Blog , Study Tours

During May a group of 12 AUA members from different institutions around the UK visited New York City and Washington DC for the 2019 Study Tour to research Higher Education in the USA. We visited a wid...

Defining the future profession | AUA Blog

Published on Jun 10, 2019 by Susannah Marsden / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Updates

“Nobody I have ever met in 15 years of working in HE ever intended to be a university administrator. Perhaps we should do something to change that…”   Susannah Marsden MAUA Director of S...

Perspectives | Volume 23.2-3

Published on Jun 7, 2019 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates , Perspectives , Publications

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Peacocks vs Penguins | AUA Blog

Published on Jun 5, 2019 by Claire Povah & Simon Vaukins / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Updates

Do you sometimes feel that your ideas are challenging your leaders, managers and your team and pushing people out of their comfort zones? Do you often hear? ‘That’s not the way we do things here!...

Divided We Stand | AUA Blog

Published on Jun 3, 2019 by Jonny Moore / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Updates

I once heard a retiring departmental manager give the following rallying cry to their colleagues upon their departure: “You’re a great bunch, and I’m sure you will be able to cope with whatever ...

Greetings From Bangladesh: Part Three | AUA Blog

Published on May 29, 2019 by Dave Dowland / No Comments

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Updates

Dave is in the midst of a three year term as Registrar of the Asian University for Women in Bangladesh. AUW is a recently founded international university that offers talented women education and op...

Vote for the new Vice-Chair

Published on May 23, 2019 / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Amanda Oliver FAUA Director of College Operations | Brunel University London Election Statement  My support and commitment to the AUA has been unwavering and longstanding. I have been an AUA member f...

Attending the AACRAO Conference | AUA Blog

Published on May 22, 2019 by Laura Ottery / 1 Comment

Category: AUA Blog , AUA Updates

Last month, thanks to an AUA travel bursary, Laura Ottery represented the AUA at the 2019 American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) Conference. Laura Ottery Head...

Victoria Hughes appointed Yorkshire and North East Network Coordinator

Published on May 21, 2019 by Victoria Hughes / No Comments

Category: AUA Updates

Victoria Hughes has been appointed the new Network Coordinator for the Yorkshire and North East region. We asked Victoria to share a little about herself. Victoria’s background I have now been wor...

May Member Spotlight | Melissa Mulhall

Published on May 16, 2019 by Melissa Mulhall / No Comments

Category: Member Spotlight

The May member spotlight is on Melissa Mulhall, AUA Advocate and Assistant Director, Student Engagement and Experience in the Office of the Vice-Chancellor at the University of Kent. Why do you do it...