On September 11, 2023, ACLS released a statement responding to proposed cuts by the West Virginia University Board of Governors and Administrators to its undergraduate and graduate programs. Many members of the ACLS community, including our member societies and past fellows, have also responded publicly to the cuts and shared their potential impact on higher education and the humanities across the country:

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Research in language and literature needs the support of universities if we are to move forward in our understanding of the world around us, and that is no less true in the humanities than it is in science and technology fields. Paula Krebs

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