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March 3, 2016
Washington, DC – The Association of American Universities (AAU) and Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) today issued the following statement in support of the Higher Education Unmanned Aircraft Systems Modernization Act, introduced today by Senators Gary Peters (D-MI) and Jerry Moran (R-KS).
February 11, 2016
Washington, DC – The Association of American Universities (AAU) and Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) today released the following statement in support of Representative Randy Hultgren’s amendment to H.R. 4489, the FLIGHT R&D Act, which would prevent FAA regulations from impeding university research and development activities that involve small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS).
February 9, 2016
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding President Obama’s FY2017 budget proposal.
October 29, 2015
Washington, DC - The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) | Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) Task Force on Antibiotic Resistance in Production Agriculture today unveiled a much-anticipated report that outlines a comprehensive national strategy for diminishing the role antibiotics used in food animal production systems play in the broader antimicrobial resistance (AMR) problem.
October 28, 2015
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding the FY2016-17 budget deal reached between the White House and congressional leaders.