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The latest AAIR Newsletters and any other news updates that members and other subscribers would be interested in will appear here.

Newsletter - March 2017

Newsletter - March 2017

23 March 2017

Is it a pie chart? Is it a donut? NO! It's Infographic Overload! Illustrious President, Kathie Rabel, has a number of pet peeves. Read about hers, and share with us your own!

Newsletter - February 2017

Newsletter - February 2017

22 February 2017

There's altogether too much going on this month! We have our regional dinner meeting tonight (be there or be square), we have surveys galore, we have Trump on fire!

Newsletter - January 2017

Newsletter - January 2017

12 January 2017

It's the dawn of a new year and with it exciting new things on the horizon, like our upcoming regional dinner meeting in Sydney on 22 February! Check it out.

Newsletter - November 2016

Newsletter - November 2016

28 November 2016

It was the year that was! And in the year that was we saw two 'new'sletter editors, namely Monica and Tracy, jump on board the AAIR train. One thousand thank yous to Louise who will be moving out of the role this year.

Newsletter - October 2016

Newsletter - October 2016

24 October 2016

As we wave good-bye to the outgoing Committee, we say hello to almost the same but not quite the same (since things got shuffled up a bit) incoming Committee. Add and subtract a few ingredients, and you have a delicious Committee Pie!

Newsletter - September 2016

Newsletter - September 2016

28 September 2016

In the Shadow of the US Presidential Election...we have our own presidential election approaching. Nominations have closed for positions on the AAIR Executive Committee. Stay Tuned for the election campaign out soon!

Newsletter - August 2016

Newsletter - August 2016

22 August 2016

We are looking for you! Yes YOU! Positions on the AAIR Executive Committee are up for grabs this year and we're opening a call for nominations soon!

Newsletter - July 2016

Newsletter - July 2016

21 July 2016

Enough about Australia already! What about New Zealand? Read this insightful perspective from across the ditch, brought to you by your very own Vice-President!

Newsletter - June 2016

Newsletter - June 2016

23 June 2016

One major AAIR event down, and one to go! Be sure to check out www.aairforum.com.au! Looking for a new job or a way to help your Association - read all about it in this month's Newsletter! Download it today.

Newsletter - May 2016

Newsletter - May 2016

23 May 2016

Newsletter - April 2016

Newsletter - April 2016

20 April 2016

What's happening this week? We've got the SIG Forum abstract submission deadline and 11 jobs listed this week! So, get busy! It's all going off in the AAIR!

Newsletter - March 2016

Newsletter - March 2016

21 March 2016

Did you come to our regional dinner meeting, or did you miss a great night? Are you sorry you missed it? Read all about it in this month's action packed newsletter!

Inaugural AAIR dinner meeting in Melbourne

Inaugural AAIR dinner meeting in Melbourne

21 March 2016

There’s a thread in Hamish’s career journey: what do learners gain from their higher ed experience? We tugged at ideas like the notion of ‘value’ in higher education. Read Rob Sheehan's summary of the night...

Newsletter - February 2016

Newsletter - February 2016

23 February 2016

It's all happening at AAIR this year. Check out what's coming to a location near you!

Newsletter - January 2016

Newsletter - January 2016

19 January 2016

The year in review (2015) and the year ahead (2016). It's all here in one jam packed issue of the AAIR Newsletter. Read your copy today!

Tagline Survey Report

Tagline Survey Report

30 November 2015

Thank you to all who completed the recent AAIR Survey, 'Vote For Your Favourite Hipnotic Tagline'. You can read the results of the survey here.

Newsletter - November 2015

Newsletter - November 2015

30 November 2015

What a busy month November proved to be in the AAIR! Surveys, Taglines, and a Forum to boot! Read the scoop here...

'What's In A Name?' Survey Results

02 November 2015

Thank you to all who completed the recent AAIR Survey, 'What's In A Name?'. You can read the results of the survey here.

Newsletter - October 2015

Newsletter - October 2015

26 October 2015

This month we shortlisted the submitted taglines and put them to our beloved AAIRies to vote on. We’ll soon know the winning tagline!

Newsletter - September 2015

Newsletter - September 2015

29 September 2015

So you know what? AAIR stays! Ooh, I gave away the punchline. We'll soon be calling on the voting powers of AAIR members to determine the new tagline for the Association.

Newsletter - August 2015

Newsletter - August 2015

24 August 2015

Ooh, that dastardly Executive Committee are coming up with crazy ideas again. What's with that survey? Read this month's newsletter for a sneak preview of the results!

Newsletter - July 2015

Newsletter - July 2015

26 July 2015

Many a great thing was discussed during the recent Strategic Planning meeting, and you will have noticed some changes occurring within your Association. Read the July 2015 newsletter and please remember to complete our latest survey for your chance to WIN

The Status of Institutional Research

The Status of Institutional Research

14 July 2015

Colleges and universities have been pressured to explain how campus operations support student enrollment and the cost of higher education. Institutional research is answering these requests by presenting data supporting strategic decisions enabling admin

Newsletter - June 2015

Newsletter - June 2015

23 June 2015

Your Executive Committee has participated in a Strategic Planning Workshop to discuss the future of AAIR. Read a brief summary of outcomes in the June 2015 AAIR Newsletter under From the President's Desk.

Newsletter - May 2015

Newsletter - May 2015

25 May 2015

Your very own Newsletter Editor interviews the one, the only, AAIR Administrator. Who is she? Read this month's issue to find out.

Newsletter - April 2015

Newsletter - April 2015

27 April 2015

We've had windy weather up and down the coast of NSW, and we'll soon be travelling to Windy Wellington for the 2015 AAIR Forum. Grab your coats and hats, we're in for a gusty, blustery ride this year!

Newsletter - March 2015

Newsletter - March 2015

30 March 2015

Once again our trusty Newsletter editor Louise has delivered a jam packed issue filled with cerebral goodness, brain food and a few survey results on the side. Finish that off with some homegrown education, a splash of international, and you're good to go

2014 AAIR Forum Survey Results

2014 AAIR Forum Survey Results

30 March 2015

Once again AAIR has put on a great Forum. Read what some people said about the 25th Annual AAIR Forum in held in Melbourne in November, 2014.

Institutional Research and Planning in Higher Education

Institutional Research and Planning in Higher Education

18 March 2015

This book is a tool to help practitioners consider their role that can transform the nature and practice of institutional research (IR) through reflection.

Newsletter - February 2015

Newsletter - February 2015

23 February 2015

The February edition of the Newsletter brings with it many good things. Take special not of page 2 with the Call for Contributions for our very own SIG Forum in August this year.

Newsletter - December 2014

Newsletter - December 2014

16 December 2014

Well here's a surprise gift to put under your Christmas Tree... another AAIR Newsletter! Enjoy!

Newsletter - November 2014

Newsletter - November 2014

13 November 2014

There’s bound to be lots of discussion around the May Australian Federal Budget and its consequences for the sector. Not that anyone these days is surprised by changes in the education space...

Using Data to Improve Higher Education

Using Data to Improve Higher Education

16 October 2014

From SensePublishers comes a wonderful publication in their series, Global Perspectives on Higher Education, Volume 2. You can review the contents and download the order form here.

Staffing University Science

Staffing University Science

17 July 2014

AAIR Member Ian Dobson has written a report on the staffing of university science. The report has just been released.

Newsletter - May 2014

Newsletter - May 2014

12 May 2014

Ride this edition's Tsunami of Tertiary Ed news, from Australian Commonwealth government shenanigans, to the usual suspects of Big Data; Online Learning; Rankings; Quality Assurance; and most importantly an update from the AAIR President, Dave Marr.

Newsletter - February 2014

Newsletter - February 2014

28 February 2014

Rankings and Rigour? Or, Rankings Rigor Mortis? You decide...

Newsletter Survey Results Summary

Newsletter Survey Results Summary

14 February 2014

Thank you to all who completed the recent AAIR Newsletter Survey. The Executive Committee is considering the feedback from the Newsletter Survey (sent on 1 October 2013), and has produced a summary.

August/September Newsletter

August/September Newsletter

27 September 2013

Did you know McDonald's sells 75 burgers per second, employers are looking for the data science platypus, and it is the International Year of Statistics? This and a lot more from politics and policy to great information on our AAIR SIGs in this edition.

HES Article

HES Article

22 August 2013

Research article published by AAIR as part of OLT grant.

June/July Newsletter 2013

June/July Newsletter 2013

19 July 2013

Regulation

April/May Newsletter 2013

April/May Newsletter 2013

23 May 2013

Funding is Gonski!

February/March Newsletter 2013

February/March Newsletter 2013

15 March 2013

We invite you to read Emma's inaugural newsletter, and we would welcome feedback from you on the new look and feel.

December/January Newsletter 2012-13

December/January Newsletter 2012-13

21 December 2012

This is Wendy Marchment's last issue of the Newsletter. Thanks Wendy for the wonderful job you've done these past years. We now welcome Emma Liversidge as the new AAIR Newsletter Editor. Happy holidays everyone, see you all in the New Year!

October/November Newsletter 2012

October/November Newsletter 2012

26 October 2012

There's only 16 days until the AAIR Annual Forum begins. Have you got your ticket? Read on and find out what other new and exciting news is in the October/November 2012 Newsletter.

August/September Newsletter 2012

August/September Newsletter 2012

30 August 2012

Keep reading, to find out what is new and exciting in the August/September 2012 Newsletter.

June/July 2012 Newsletter

June/July 2012 Newsletter

15 June 2012

June/July 2012 Newsletter

SIG Forum 2012

SIG Forum 2012

14 June 2012

Special Interest Group (SIG) annual forum for Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, Load Management and DIISRTE (Government Reporting): 5 - 6 July 2012

April/May 2012 Newsletter

April/May 2012 Newsletter

03 May 2012

April/May 2012 Newsletter

February/March 2012 Newsletter

01 April 2012

The February/March 2012 Newsletter is now available.

December 2011 Newsletter

22 December 2011

The December Newsletter is now available.

Wrap up to the 2011 AAIR Forum

30 November 2011

Wrap up to the 2011 AAIR Forum

October 2011 Newsletter

31 October 2011

The October Newsletter is now available.

September 2011 Newsletter

29 September 2011

The September Newsletter is now available.

August 2011 Newsletter

12 August 2011

The August Newsletter is now available

July Newsletter

22 July 2011

The July Newsletter is now available

New Events Listed!

09 June 2011

May 2011 Newsletter

22 May 2011

The May 2011 Newsletter is now available.

April 2011 Newsletter

06 April 2011

The April 2011 Newsletter is now available.

March 2011 Newsletter

16 March 2011

The March 2011 Newsletter is now available.

Dr Cay AAIR 2010

14 February 2011

Dr Cay, from SAAIR, tells us a little of her experience at her first AAIR Forum in 2010.

February 2011 Newsletter

03 February 2011

The February 2011 Newsletter is now available.

December 2010 Newsletter

14 December 2010

The December 2010 newsletter is now available

Collaborating in the Capital

11 December 2010

Dr Sally Nimon's account of her visit to our Canadian IR colleagues.

Changes to the AAIR Executive Committee

11 December 2010

It's that time again for the AAIR Executive Committee to face their electorate. Find out what the results of that election are.

Experiences at My First AAIR Conference

11 December 2010

A little insight into Rob Toutkoushian's first experience at an AAIR Forum

DEEWR presentations at AAIR

11 December 2010

Ros Clermont's summary of the DEEWR presentations at the 2010 AAIR Forum

Newsletter (November 2010)

05 November 2010

Enjoy the November Newsletter online!

Newsletter (October 2010)

07 October 2010

AAIR seeks new Newsletter Editor

Newsletter (August 2010)

05 August 2010

Newsletter (July 2010)

09 July 2010

The July Newsletter is now online.

2010’s theme “Has institutional research come of age in Australasia?” will have a focus on strategic priorities

26 June 2010

SIG Participation at the Forum

26 June 2010


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