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DEA’s Lobbying 101


By Lisa Sohmer, Consultant

Sohmer College Counseling


Election days in 2016 and 2017 have, with great clarity, shown us the value and importance of interacting with our elected officials.  Living in the United States offers us the freedom to …



The Government Relations team was on it again earlier this month, but this time it was in D.C. Several members of WACAC, including our president, Jeff Morrow, were in the nation’s capital, talking to House Representatives and Senators about issues …

Students and educators are invited to attend the San Francisco STEM College and Career Fair to be held on Sunday, November 6 at the South San Francisco Conference Center 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  As economic projections point out a …
By Sonia Ryan, Admission Practices Committee Chair

The time is upon us for our students to make deposits and submit their intent to enroll at numerous colleges across the country.  As a reminder, it is never too late to review

By Sonia Ryan and Omar Zazueta (Admission Practices Committee)

As students begin completing applications this season, you may be asked about certain language or questions in an application that make you go “hmmmm.”  The NACAC Statement of Principles and Good …

Presidential Pontifications


By Ed Devine

Wow…the ease of summer is a distant memory. We have already completed three weeks of the fall recruitment season, and on the eve of the San Diego NACAC Conference, it seems like the treadmill never shut off. …

Here We Go Again – President’s Blog


As we launch into a new school year, I hope your batteries are charged and ready to engage a new class.  As college seekers begin the whirlwind that is their senior year, it is always wise to remember that this …

The Inside Scoop on WACAC’s LDI


Have you heard about WACAC’s Leadership Development Institute? Started in 2012 by WACAC Past-President Greg McCandless, LDI is a professional development opportunity for post-secondary emerging leaders. Admission professionals with at least four years of experience are matched with mentors at …

WACAC Nation,

As Terri and I rang in 2015 on New Year’s Eve, we said “Wow!  This is the year of the NACAC Conference!”

It is a steady run from here to October 1-3, 2015 and the SD National Conference.  …