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The Association of American Universities (AAU) today released a five-year status report highlighting institutional progress in improving the quality of undergraduate science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) teaching and learning resulting from the Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative.

The sixth annual Golden Goose Award ceremony will celebrate three teams of scientists whose seemingly odd or obscure federally funded research turned out to have significant societal impact.

AAU President Mary Sue Coleman commented on the September 24 presidential proclamation regarding enhanced vetting capabilities and processes for attempted entry into the U.S.
AAU President Mary Sue Coleman commented on the administration’s decision to withdraw guidance on Sexual Violence.
AAU Chief Academic Officers urged all Ph.D. granting universities to provide prospective and current students with easily accessible information about student demographics, time to degree, career paths and financial support.
AAU President Mary Sue Coleman condemns the administration's decision to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and calls for Congress to pass a permanent solution.
AAU expressed concern about the proposed cuts to NASA's Science Mission Directorate and the National Science Foundation proposed in the Administration's FY18 budget request.

Following is a statement by Association of American Universities President Mary Sue Coleman on the Department of Homeland Security’s decision to lift the ban on premium processing for H-1B visas.

AAU urged Congress to reach a bipartisan budget deal that raises the defense and non-defense discretionary caps.
More can be done to value and reward effective teaching at research universities according to a report released today by the Association of American Universities (AAU) and the Cottrell Scholar program of the Research Corporation for Science Advancement.