Stanley Selected As University Of Virginia Registrar
30, 2000 -- Carol Stanley, director of student information
and records at Drexel University in Philadelphia, has been named
registrar at the University of Virginia, effective July 1. She replaces
Ann Antrobus, who retired June 30 after a 26-year career at the
University, the last six as registrar.
registrars office is responsible for all aspects of student
record-keeping and course scheduling.
emerged from a field of five finalists, all of whom serve as registrars
of large institutions. The search committee was impressed with her
experience with automated student information systems; implementing
in-house, Web-based applications and on-line training vehicles for
students, faculty and staff; and her comfort level in dealing with
the intricacies of a large system, said Rachel Most, assistant dean
in Arts and Sciences, who co-chaired the committee.
who goes by the nickname "Stash," holds a B.A. from State
University College in Fredonia, N.Y.; an M.S. in education from
State University College in Cortland, N.Y.; and an M.S. in information
studies from Drexel, where she has been director of student information
and records since 1985. Prior to that, she was associate university
registrar at the University of Pennsylvania for three years and
assistant and then associate director of Student Information, Records
and Research at the State University of New York in Binghamton for
seven years. At Drexel, she oversaw the changes that have characterized
registrars offices in the past decade, as they moved more
and more into the world of technology and the Web.
from her work as a registrar, Stanley has been involved in athletics.
Once an assistant softball coach at the Ohio State University and
later the head varsity softball coach at SUNY-Binghamton, she continues
to work with womens softball teams and conduct clinics.
recently, she has patented a number of athletics-related devices:
the SWEET SWING (a golf training device) and the QUICK MITT and
STAN-MILL MITT (both hand protection systems). The STAN-MILL MITT
was added to the permanent collection of the National Baseball Hall
of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y. in 1988.
Stanley will be a fine addition to the University community,"
said Provost Peter Low. "We are delighted with the search committees
choice and are looking forward to the continued growth and development
of the registrars office under her leadership."
Louise Dudley, (804) 924-1400