This essay provides a brief contextual history of AAU's effort to improve the effectiveness of undergraduate STEM education at member campuses and delineates the specific goals of this initiative.
Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro and former Lewis & Clark College President Barry Glassner together wrote an op ed exploring the challenges of serving students of all backgrounds.
AAU President Mary Sue Coleman and APLU President Peter McPherson published an op-ed discussing the importance of balancing our nation’s national security with the openness and international collaboration of university research.
President Mary Sue Coleman discusses the balance between security and an open, free, and thriving scientific enterprise in Science Magazine.
Federal investment is crucial for encouraging basic scientific research — the bedrock for the applied research that has transformed our lives
Indiana University president Michael A. McRobbie wrote an op ed in Education Dive titled “President Speaks: Colleges must prioritize foreign languages.”
University of Colorado Boulder President Philip DiStefano wrote in the Colorado Sun about the importance of federal investment in university research to the success of public-private partnership.
Incoming University of Southern California President Carol Folt sat down with National Public Radio to discuss Operation Varsity Blues, the recent investigation into college admissions fraud.
Chancellor Howard Gillman of the University of California, Irvine and dean Erwin Chemerinsky of the University of California, Berkeley penned an op ed in the Los Angeles Times titled “Trump’s executive order on college free speech is unconstitutional.”
Cornell University President Martha Pollack wrote in CNN about the importance of international talent to America’s leading research institutions.