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January 25, 2019
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement about the agreement between the White House and Congress to approve a three-week continuing resolution that would reopen federal agencies and allow time for negotiations over immigration and border security issues.
January 24, 2019
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released a statement about the ongoing partial government shutdown after the Senate failed to approve two different proposals to reopen the government.
January 10, 2019
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement about Jennifer Poulakidas, APLU’s Vice President for Congressional and Governmental Affairs.
December 21, 2018
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released a statement about the impending partial government shutdown that will go into place at midnight unless Congress and the White House reach an agreement.
December 18, 2018
Washington, DC – Despite significant gains in recent years, not enough African American and Hispanic students are earning engineering degrees in the United States to fill the growing demand for high tech workers, according to a new report released today from APLU. The publication, which pulled data from the 2010-11 to 2015-16 academic years, is unique in its approach to examine trends in engineering degrees by subdiscipline, race, gender, and degree level on the national and institutional level.