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September 6, 2018
Project Seeks to Attract & Enable More Underrepresented Students to Succeed in STEM Fields
August 23, 2018
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding research security concerns that National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Francis Collins raised in testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
August 1, 2018
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding President Trump’s decision to name Kelvin Droegemeier as Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy.
July 13, 2018
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities President Peter McPherson joined with leaders of other higher education and research groups in sending a letter to Andrew Wheeler, Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), expressing concerns with a rule the agency proposed that would limit the science it considers in critical rulemaking activities to studies for which all underlying data are publicly available for analysis. The letter calls on the EPA to withdrawal the proposed rule.
June 29, 2018
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding the Senate Fiscal Year 2019 Labor-HHS-Education bill that the Senate Appropriations Committee approved.