New Mexico State University System Chancellor Dan Arvizu has been named to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, better known as PCAST. The group advises President Joe Biden on matters involving science, technology, education and innovation policy. The announcement was made this morning by the White House. 

“From COVID-19, to cyber security, to clean energy and other topics, science and technology are at the core of so many issues facing the U.S. at this time,” Arvizu said. “I’m humbled and honored that I can serve our country by providing my expertise. Importantly, I want to ensure we expand a non-partisan approach to understanding public policy and the ramifications those policies have for the people of New Mexico.”

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