ERIC Number: ED381061
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
1994 A Turbulent Year. AUCC Activities.
Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).
This report reviews the activities of the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) during 1994, focusing on public policy and advocacy, member services, contract management, and community service. It discusses the role of AUCC in testifying before House of Commons committees and government ministries on areas related to social and educational policy, student financial assistance, academic mobility, research infrastructure, the 1995 federal budget, science and technology policy review, foreign policy review, federal program review, and copyright reform. It reports on the two general membership meetings held in 1994, the AUCC's journal "University Affairs," faculty bargaining services, and other membership services. The report also discusses the AUCC's management of scholarships and awards, international cooperative agreements, and international scholarships. It then reviews the community service activities of the organization, including the production and distribution of guides to Canadian universities and the development of workshops on electronic communication and information technology. A list of AUCC directors, committees, and advisory groups is included. (MDM)
Descriptors: Advocacy, Annual Reports, Colleges, Educational Policy, Federal Legislation, Foreign Countries, Grants, Higher Education, International Educational Exchange, Lobbying, Meetings, Professional Associations, Public Policy, Scholarships, Universities, Workshops
Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, 600-350 Albert St., Ottawa, Ontario K1R 1B1, Canada.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada, Ottawa (Ontario).