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October 4, 2017

Jim Woodell, APLU’s Vice President for Economic Development and Community Engagement, recently led a delegation of APLU member universities to China. The four universities — North Carolina State University, Northern Illinois University, State University of New York, and the University of Massachusetts Boston — are all designated APLU Innovation and Economic Prosperity (IEP) Universities. Economic engagement leaders from the institutions were representing the IEP Universities program as part of the trip.

September 29, 2017

As part of its ongoing efforts to increase degree completion, APLU named Boise State University, Colorado State University, the University of Hawaii at Manoa, the University of Texas at Austin, and Western Michigan University as finalists for its 2017 Project Degree Completion Award. The annual prize works to identify, recognize, and reward institutions that employ innovative approaches to improve retention and degree completion. One of the five finalists will be named the 2017 Project Degree Completion Award winner during the APLU Annual Meeting, November 12-14, in Washington, DC. In this second of a five-part series, APLU profiles Western Michigan University’s Seita Scholars Program.

September 29, 2017

As part of its ongoing efforts to increase degree completion, APLU named Boise State University, Colorado State University, the University of Hawaii at Manoa, The University of Texas at Austin, and Western Michigan University as finalists for its 2017 Project Degree Completion Award. The annual prize works to identify, recognize, and reward institutions that employ innovative approaches to improve retention and degree completion. One of the five finalists will be named the 2017 Project Degree Completion Award winner during the APLU Annual Meeting, November 12-14, in Washington, DC. In this third of a five-part series, APLU profiles The University of Texas at Austin’s efforts to improve retention and degree completion.

September 29, 2017

In recognition of their extraordinary community outreach initiatives, four APLU member institutions have been selected as regional recipients of the 2017 W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award. As regional winners, East Carolina University, the University of New Hampshire, Oklahoma State University, and Purdue University will now compete for the national C. Peter Magrath Community Engagement Scholarship Award – which will be announced Sunday, November 12 in Washington, DC during the APLU Annual Meeting. In this first of a four-part series, APLU spotlights East Carolina University for its work to combat childhood obesity.

September 29, 2017

In recognition of their extraordinary community outreach initiatives, four APLU member institutions have been selected as regional recipients of the 2017 W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award. As regional winners, East Carolina University, the University of New Hampshire, Oklahoma State University, and Purdue University will now compete for the national C. Peter Magrath Community Engagement Scholarship Award – which will be announced Sunday, November 12 in Washington, DC during the APLU Annual Meeting. In this second of a four-part series, APLU spotlights the University of New Hampshire for its work to prevent and respond to sexual violence.

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