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  • On June 2, 2021, the ACCUO Executive presented the following awards, Distinguished Service Award: Anita L. Pouliot (University of Western Ontario, retired) Special Contribution Award: Carmela Parzanese (McGill University)   For more information, visit: http://accuo.ca/resources/member-recognition-awards/

  • Systemic Investigations Tuesday, June 08, 2021 / 10 AM (SA, GMT+2) Systemic Investigations are conducted when the Office of the Ombudsman, on its own initiative, investigates government activities and practices to ensure that policies and procedures are being followed and are fair. The aim of...

  • Read the May 2021 ACCUO Bulletin by clicking the link below. ACCUO BULLETIN_MAY2021

  • The 48th Annual California Caucus of College and University Ombuds is currently being planned as an in-person event and is scheduled to take place at the Asilomar Conference Grounds on November 10 – 13, 2021. Given the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the ability to...