Trent University is pleased to announce
that its Registrar, Susan Salusbury, has been elected to the
position of Vice President of the Ontario University Registrars'
OURA is a professional organization that
provides administrative staff working in registrarial areas
with a forum to discuss common issues of concern, including admissions,
registration, systems, scholarships and awards, secondary school
liaison and graduate studies.
In the past, OURA has been responsible
for implementing various projects, including INFO magazine (for
high school students and guidance counsellors), the Ontario University
Fair, and the EDI project for transmitting electronic transcripts.
As well, OURA provided advice on policy issues to government
ministries and the Council of Ontario Universities, and organizes
professional development opportunities for its members. All
universities in Ontario are members of OURA and pay an annual
fee. After one year, the Vice-President automatically assumes
the role of President of the organization and is considered its
official spokesperson for the group.
Trent Registrar Susan