July 24, 2018
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement on the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act conference report.
July 18, 2018
Washington, DC – The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) yesterday named Robert Klimek, teaching professor and music director, and Catherine Skokan, associate professor emerita of engineering, as winners of the 2018 Michael P. Malone International Leadership Award for their work to advance international education through a cross-cultural international learning program at the Colorado School of Mines. The Malone Award, a national honor sponsored by APLU and awarded annually, recognizes individuals who advance international education at public universities.
July 17, 2018
La Asociación de Universidades Públicas y Land-grant (APLU, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universites), la Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES), y la Universidad de Guadalajara (UdG) emitieron la siguiente declaración conjunta en una reunión de la APLU llevada a cabo en Guadalajara, México. APLU es una organización de universidades públicas de investigación de México, Estados Unidos y Canadá. ANUIES es una Asociación Nacional que reúne a las mejores universidades públicas y privadas de investigación, así como centros de investigación en México. La Universidad de Guadalajara es una de las principales universidades de investigación en México.
July 17, 2018
The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), the Asociación Nacional de Universidades e Instituciones de Educación Superior (ANUIES - National Association of Universities and Institutions of Higher Education), and the University of Guadalajara (UdG), today issued the following joint statement at a meeting APLU hosted at UdG in Guadalajara, Mexico. APLU is an organization of public research universities from Mexico, the United States, and Canada. ANUIES is a national association that gathers the best public and private research universities as well as research centers in Mexico. The University of Guadalajara is one of the leading research universities in Mexico.
July 13, 2018
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities President Peter McPherson joined with leaders of other higher education and research groups in sending a letter to Andrew Wheeler, Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), expressing concerns with a rule the agency proposed that would limit the science it considers in critical rulemaking activities to studies for which all underlying data are publicly available for analysis. The letter calls on the EPA to withdrawal the proposed rule.