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  • AOUCC Bulletin Mars 2018 Final

  • The FCO in collaboration with the Centre universitaire de formation continue de l’Université de Sherbrooke is once again offering a training session for Ombusmans from May 28th to June 1st, 2018.  Information can be found at this link:   https://www.usherbrooke.ca/cufc/pour-votre-perfectionnement/offre-detail/offre-detail/2584/ombudsmans-notio

  • An interesting article by Paul Axelrod on the evolution of the concepts of academic freedom and freedom of speech: https://www.universityaffairs.ca/features/feature-article/academic-freedom-can-history-guide/

  • 45 Years of Cal Caucus Honoring Our Past to Engage with Our Future  The 2018 California Caucus of College and University Ombuds will be held at the Asilomar Conference Grounds on November 4-7, 2018*. We are presently soliciting session proposals. We are looking forward to developing a rich program for...