A national summit highlighting policy, education and economic issues surrounding the use of antibiotics in production agriculture will take place January 20-21, 2016, at the Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW, Washington, D.C
The presidents of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, the American Council on Education, and the Association of American Universities on Friday sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan detailing their support of a recent executive action that directs Department staff to ensure accreditors are aware they can apply differential practices in their review of post-secondary institutions.
Today, Tuesday, November 17, 2015 from 9-11:30 AM (EST), the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities and Coalition of Urban Serving Universities (USU) will present Innovation Challenge Pitch: Student Success 3.0, a funding competition featuring six public research institutions. At stake is $160,000 in innovation funds to be awarded that day, by a panel of judges, before attendees at the APLU Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana. Conference attendees will vote via the conference app to award $5,000 to their favorite pitcher.