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Looking Forward: 2018 Board of Directors Election

Meet the Nominees for the NACAC Board of Directors

Nominees delivered speeches during NACAC's annual Leadership Development Institute in July. Watch their speeches and learn more about each candidate. New board members will be elected by the Assembly at the national conference in Salt Lake City.

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Survey of Counselors Reveals Strong Opposition to Arming Educators

Nearly three-quarters of 2,251 counselors surveyed by NACAC in May and June reported being either “somewhat opposed” or “strongly opposed” to policies that seek to arm teachers and other school staff. The question was one of several included in the association’s annual Counseling Trends Survey to gain an understanding of the attitudes and experiences of school counselors on the topic of gun violence.

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NACAC Argues Against Rescinding Gainful Employment Regulations

The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) submitted comments to the US Department of Education this week opposing its decision to rescind the gainful employment regulations. NACAC argued that these regulations were developed to ensure that our nation’s tax dollars are effectively used to help students obtain a quality education and the decision to rescind them will hurt students and taxpayers.

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NACAC Expresses Support for Aim Higher Act

The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) expressed its support today for the Aim Higher Act, expected to be introduced by US Rep. Robert Scott (D-VA-3) to reauthorize the Higher Education Act.

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As the voice of the college admission counseling profession, NACAC advocates at the federal and state level for the interests of students and professionals in the college transition.

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