ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

ACTA is an independent, non-profit organization committed to academic freedom, excellence, and accountability at America's colleges and universities.

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Here you will find media resources including ACTA’s press releases, statements, history, and information on ACTA’s leadership.

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ACTA Recognizes Exceptional Liberal Arts Programs

September 11, 2019 |

Washington, DC – The American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA) has recognized five academic honors programs as the inaugural class of “Hidden Gems.” Hidden Gems deserve the attention of students who are seeking an outstanding liberal education, and can be found at affordable public and private colleges nationwide.

The Ashbrook Scholar Program at Ashland University, the Honors College at Azusa Pacific University, the Honors CollegeContinue Reading >>

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Governor, University Officials Reach Productive Compromise on Budget Cuts

August 16, 2019 by |

Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy and University of Alaska System officials announced on Tuesday that they had reached a compromise agreement to modify the proposed $136 million funding cut to the University… Continue Reading >>

Leadership

Michael B. Poliakoff, President

Dr. Poliakoff became part of the ACTA team in March 2010 as the vice president of policy, and became ACTA's third president on July 1, 2016. Continue Reading >>



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