Policy & Advocacy

Latest Statements and Letters

AERA, AAAS, and expert scientists sent a letter to the National Science Foundation, urging the inclusion of questions on sexual orientation and gender identity in STEM fields on the 2021 National Survey of College Graduates (NSCG) and other future surveys.
June 29, 2020


AERA signed onto a letter with other members of the Coalition for National Science Funding, supporting the nomination of Dr. Sethuraman "Panch" Panchanathan to become the Director of the National Science Foundation. 
June 15, 2020

AERA signed onto a letter, thanking Congress for the support in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) ACT and calling for substantial additional funding for higher education in future bills. 
June 1, 2020

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AERA Endorses Research Investment to Spark the Economy (RISE) Act
AERA Highlights, June 2020

Senate Confirms Sethuraman Panchanathan as Next NSF Director
AERA Highlights, June 2020


Trump Administration Issues Executive Order Suspending Certain Work Visas
AERA Highlights, June 2020

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