Mary Sue's Desk contains blog posts and speeches from AAU President Mary Sue Coleman on prominent and emerging issues facing research universities and the broader higher education community.
When it comes to fighting COVID-19, AAU schools lead the way in more than research and medical care
Colleges and universities across America are coping with the effects of COVID-19 and are taking proactive steps to limit the spread of the virus on their campuses and its effect on their communities
75 Years After Vannevar Bush’s “Science, The Endless Frontier,” the Government-University Partnership Remains Vital but Needs Recommitment for the 21st Century
It’s now 2020, and we are working with the United States Census Bureau to ensure an accurate count of students in the 2020 Census
AAU is encouraged by the NSF-commissioned JASON report, and will continue to urge Congress and policymakers in the Executive Branch to balance the values of openness and collaboration with the need to ensure research security and integrity.
President Mary Sue Coleman writes in her blog that although the outcome of the Supreme Court case is in doubt, AAU will keep fighting for a permanent legislative solution
President Mary Sue Coleman reflects on the information gleaned from AAU's 2019 survey on sexual assault and misconduct on campus.
AAU’S PhD Education Initiative launches with pilots at eight member campuses, focuses on making PhD education more student-centered.
AAU has created a new Advisory Board on Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination to expand the fight against sexual misconduct.