Caron Gala
Director, Agriculture and International Development, Governmental Affairs

Board on Oceans, Atmosphere, and Climate (BOAC)

The Board on Oceans, Atmosphere and Climate is one of five Boards of APLU’s Commission on Food, Environment, and Renewable Resources (CFERR). As the name suggests, BOAC’s primary responsibility is to develop a federal relations program for issues relating to the marine, ocean, and atmospheric sciences.

Featured Project & Initiative

The Data Literacy Institute – a partnership between APLU and the Association for Institutional Research with funding from Ascendium – brings together cross-departmental teams from 11 Powered by Publics institutions from Cluster 14 to engage in training that enhance their use of data to improve equitable student outcomes. In May 2022, Powered by Publics held […]

Featured Project & Initiative

Powered by Publics is convening nearly 125 change-ready institutions within 16 “transformation clusters” focused on solving different pieces of the student success puzzle. Participating institutions are working collaboratively to increase college access, eliminate the achievement gap, and award hundreds of thousands more degrees by 2025.