July 7, 2016
Washington, DC – Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education’s approval of its Fiscal Year 2017 appropriations bill.
May 19, 2016
Washington, DC – The Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) today announced that Dr. Eugene L. Anderson has been named as its new Vice President for the Office of Access and Success. Dr. Anderson will support the work of the Council of 1890 Universities, the Commission on Access, Diversity, and Excellence (CADE) and contribute to or lead a wide array of APLU projects and initiatives focused on expanding access and increasing degree completion. He will officially join the APLU staff in August, but will be involved in several meetings and activities prior to that.
December 4, 2014
American Association of Community Colleges, American Association of State Colleges and Universities, & Association of Public and Land-grant Universities Develop New Collaborative Efforts to Support & Accelerate College Completion Efforts of Their Member Institutions
November 4, 2014
Awards Honor their Efforts Toward Increased Retention & Graduation
October 30, 2014
Honor Comes from Association of Public and Land-grant Universities’ Commission on Access, Diversity, and Excellence
July 16, 2014
July 16, 2014--Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) President Peter McPherson today released the following statement regarding the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit to uphold the University of Texas at Austin’s admissions policy:
May 14, 2014
May 14, 2014—APLU today announced the opening of the application period for its 15th annual Commission on Access, Diversity & Excellence (CADE) Distinguished Service Award. All APLU institutions are eligible to apply.
April 22, 2014
April 22, 2014—President Peter McPherson today released the following statement in response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action.
February 12, 2014
15 HBCU Teams Chosen to Lead the Implementation of Innovation and Entrepreneurship on Their Respective Campuses
November 12, 2013
Georgia State University, Florida International University, and San Francisco State University Honored for Taking Great Strides Toward Increased Graduation Rates as Part of ‘Project Degree Completion’