Washington Update

Save the Date: Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill, April 14, 2015

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ADEA invites you to make your voice heard during ADEA/AADR Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, April 14, 2015. This one-day event is co-hosted with the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) and provides members of the dental education and research communities the opportunity to speak with their Members of Congress in... Click Here To Read More

ADEA is Accepting Requests for Advocacy Workshops for 2015

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ADEA’s Advocacy and Governmental Relations portfolio (AGR) is offering its ADEA Advocacy Workshop series to all ADEA member institutions. AGR’s staff of advocacy professionals (who have worked in state legislatures and the U.S. Congress) will travel to your institution to present information on how to become an effective advocate for... Click Here To Read More

ADEA/Sunstar Americas, Inc./Harry W. Bruce, Jr. Legislative Fellowship - December 2014

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Dental school faculty members or administrators who want to interface with members of Congress on issues of importance to oral health are encouraged to apply for the ADEA/Sunstar Americas, Inc./Harry W. Bruce, Jr. Legislative Fellowship. The fellow selected spends three months in Washington, D.C., working on issues and... Click Here To Read More

ADEA/Sunstar Americas, Inc./Jack Bresch Student Legislative Internship - December 2014

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The ADEA/Sunstar Americas, Inc./Jack Bresch Student Legislative Internship is a six-week, stipend-supported internship in the Advocacy and Governmental Relations (ADEA AGR) portfolio of the ADEA Policy Center in Washington, D.C. This student legislative internship provides a unique learning experience... Click Here To Read More

Congressional Resources—December 2014

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For those interested in following the congressional proceedings, please access the U.S. House or Senate using the following links:

Funding Opportunities—December 2014

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Below are selected funding opportunities that might be of interest. You can search for additional federal government funding opportunities at grants.gov.

 

RFA-DE-15-003
Approaches to Eliminate HIV and Opportunistic Pathogens from Oral Reservoirs (R01)
National Institute of Dental... Click Here To Read More

House Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Ebola Response

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At a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on October 16, Democrats and Republicans alike questioned the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Thomas Frieden, on the country’s response to the Ebola crisis in... Click Here To Read More

Department of Education Issues Final Rule on Gainful Employment

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The Department of Education (ED) has issued a final rule on Gainful Employment programs.  A quick read of the rules indicates that ED will not use a student’s loan default rate, which was one of two metrics for judging colleges... Click Here To Read More

Department of Education Issues Final Rule on Clery Act

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The Department of Education has issued a final rule on the latest changes to the Clery Act, the federal statute first enacted in 1990 to require all colleges and universities taking part in federal financial aid programs to make... Click Here To Read More

ADEA Signs on to Brief in Munn v. The Hotchkiss School

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ADEA has signed on to the brief of the American Council on Education (ACE), along with several other higher education associations, in the Munn v. The Hotchkiss School case. The case is on appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the... Click Here To Read More

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