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Community Statement on House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Hearing on International Academic Exchanges (April 12, 2018)

Joint Statement issued by the American Council on Education, the Association of American Universities, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities, and the Council on Governmental Relations, welcoming the opportunity to continue working with Congress and relevant national security agencies to protect “legitimate national security interests associated with scientific research conducted at universities.” Outlining past efforts by the federal government and its relevant agencies to collaborate with the higher education community, the Joint Statement expressed disappointment that the FBI’s National Security Higher Education Board (NSHEB) had been disbanded and asked for a meeting to discuss an alternative forum for continued discussions of the type previously provided by through the NHSHEB.