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Closing America’s Innovation Deficit

Universities like Auburn can be the engines of innovation, but funding is critical to fuel these engines. Recently, the Association of Public and Land Grant Universities (of which Auburn is a member) joined over 130 national business, higher education, scientific, patient, and other organizations to urge Members of Congress to help close America’s Innovation Deficit by passing an omnibus FY2015 appropriations bill this year that includes increased investments in scientific research and higher education.
To learn more about America’s Innovation Deficit and to read their appeal to Congress, check out: or follow the conversation on Twitter using  #InnovationDeficit