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Aug 28, 2017, 08:30 ET American Geophysical Union Coalition Receives Grant to Advance Open and FAIR Data Standards in the Earth and Space Sciences

Open, accessible, and high-quality data and related data products and software are critical to the integrity of published research. They ensure...


May 23, 2017, 15:38 ET AGU Decries Proposed Massive Cuts to Science Agency Funding in Administration's FY18 Budget Proposal

The following statement is attributable to Chris McEntee, Executive Director/CEO of the American Geophysical Union: "The release of President Trump's ...


Mar 16, 2017, 09:27 ET Budget Cuts to Science Agencies Short-sighted and Dangerous

This statement is attributable to Christine McEntee, Executive Director and CEO of the American Geophysical Union (AGU): "President Trump's proposed...


Jan 31, 2017, 08:00 ET American Geophysical Union Announces Extension of its Partnership with Wiley

To help realize the American Geophysical Union's (AGU) strategic goal to transform the future of scientific publishing in an evolving marketplace and ...


Dec 12, 2016, 10:11 ET AGU Sets a New Bar in Reducing Carbon Footprint with Groundbreaking Net Zero Headquarters Renovation to Begin in Early 2017

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) today announced formal approval from its Board of Directors to undertake a $41.7 million complete renovation of...


Oct 31, 2016, 10:50 ET American Geophysical Union & Partners Launch Community Climate Resilience Program with the Office of Science and Technology Policy

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) today announced the launch of the Resilience Dialogues, a collaborative effort between federal agencies,...


Sep 12, 2016, 09:00 ET Scientific societies speak out against sexual harassment

More than 60 leaders in science from academia, government agencies, and professional societies came together recently to address the challenge of...


Aug 11, 2016, 09:00 ET American Geophysical Union Partners with Wiley to Take On New Geohealth Initiative

Geohealth is a rapidly emerging transdisciplinary field that supports the intersection of Earth and environmental sciences with human, agricultural,...


Dec 16, 2015, 06:35 ET Budget Deal Shows That Congress Values Science

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. "The omnibus funding bill...


Jun 22, 2015, 01:06 ET International Scientific Society Responds to Pope Francis' Encyclical

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. AGU represents more than 60,000 ...


Apr 22, 2015, 03:41 ET America COMPETES Reauthorization Incapacitates Geoscience Research

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. AGU represents more than 60,000 ...


Mar 16, 2015, 01:38 ET American Innovation Act Recognizes Positive Effects Investing In Scientific Research Can Bring

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. The American Geophysical Union...


Feb 03, 2015, 12:34 ET Importance of Earth Science Recognized in President's Budget Proposal

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "AGU is very pleased to see the ...


Jan 22, 2015, 02:51 ET International Science Organization Makes Research More Accessible to the Public

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) and Wiley have announced that starting in January 2015 they will offer free online access to all AGU journal...


Jan 21, 2015, 08:23 ET It's Time to Reach Across the Aisle and Talk about Science

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "As President Obama said in his ...


Dec 10, 2014, 03:31 ET Status Quo for Science Funding In Omnibus Bill

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "In these challenging budget...


Dec 09, 2014, 12:28 ET American Geophysical Union Launches Free Science News Website

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) today announced the transformation of its flagship print newspaper, Eos, into a robust, dynamic and openly...


Nov 11, 2014, 12:08 ET International Scientific Society Reacts to L'Aquila Seismologists Acquittal

The following statement is attributable to Christine McEntee, Executive Director and CEO, American Geophysical Union: The October 2012 conviction of...


Apr 04, 2014, 01:44 ET American Geophysical Union Reacts to Latest IPCC Report

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "The recent release of the...


Jan 29, 2014, 07:48 ET Time to Go 'All In' On Science

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "Investments in scientific...


Jan 16, 2014, 08:51 ET Omnibus Bill Provides Stability for Science Funding, But Not Progress

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. "When Congress recently passed...


Dec 19, 2013, 01:17 ET Budget Agreement Only First Step in Restoring Support for Science Funding

The following statement is attributable to Christine McEntee, executive director/CEO of the American Geophysical Union (AGU): "On behalf of the...


Oct 17, 2013, 03:19 ET Government Reopens, Science Struggles to Recover

The government shutdown may be over, but its impacts on the Earth and space science programs the U.S. relies on to protect public health, provide...


Oct 01, 2013, 03:16 ET Government Shutdown Affects More Than Jobs

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "Science is essential to our...


Sep 27, 2013, 04:14 ET National Scientific Society Reacts to IPCC Report Release

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "Today's release of the...