APLU's Board on Agriculture Assembly Academic Programs Section today named 11 winners of its 2017 Innovative Teaching Award. In its fourth year, the awards are intended to bolster innovation in the post-secondary teaching of agriculture and related fields.
The National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) has posted a Notice of Funding Opportunity for “Maximizing Technology Commercialization of Federal Research Investments through Best Practices at Innovation and Economic Prosperity Universities.” The application is deadline is July 10.
Join APLU’s International Agriculture Section (IAS) and the International Advocacy Coordinating Committee (IACC) for a morning of legislative updates and advocacy training followed by an afternoon of visits to Capitol Hill offices and federal agencies. Both the IACC and the Board on Agriculture Assembly will discuss APLU appropriation priorities for the Fiscal Year 2018.
APLU, the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities, and the Association of American Medical Colleges are hosting a webinar on Wednesday, May 17, 1:00-2:00 p.m EST examining how campus leaders can create an inclusive climate to improve underrepresented student retention across disciplines. Click here to register now for the webinar.