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2015 Annual Meeting Wrap-Up

More than 1,400 leaders from public higher education came to Indianapolis this year for the 2015 APLU Annual Meeting.  Below you will find important links including the opening video; APLU's op-ed on inclusiveness and free speech; information on getting involved with the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science; videos of the 2015 Magrath Awards Finalists; and APLU news that came out of the meeting, including our award winners.  Additionally, if you are already looking forward to next year, you can register at a discounted rate for the 2016 Annual Meeting in Austin.

Opening Video




APLU Indianapolis Star Op-Ed

Read APLU President Peter McPherson's op-ed on inclusiveness and free speech in the Indianapolis Star.

Alda Center for Communicating Science

​Learn more about how the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science works to make communication an essential part of the education of scientists, not an afterthought.

2015 C. Peter Magrath Engagement Scholarship Award Videos

APLU apologizes for the hotel's technical difficulty that prevented the videos from the four finalists playing correctly.
Winner: San Jose State University
Finalist: University of Minnesota
Finalist: University of New Hampshire
Finalist: Texas Tech University
Press Release

APLU Annual Meeting News

Social Media

Thanks to all those who contributed to the conversation using #APLU2015.