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Adjuncts Push for Change in Colorado

This is a guest post from Don Eron, who recently retired from the University of Colorado Boulder as a senior instructor in writing and rhetoric. He is a member of the AAUP’s Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure… 473 more words

AAUP

New Development in Salaita Case is at Hand

The Center for Constitutional Rights has been providing legal counsel to Professor Steven Salaita who returned a signed contract to teach in the American Indian Studies Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 348 more words

Faculty

Colorado #SB15_094 Update from Don Eron

…originally posted on the adj-l list, Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Dear Colleagues,

In Denver yesterday SB15-094, the Colorado AAUP‘s latest iteration of “equal pay for equal work” community college legislation, was defeated on a party line 3-2 vote before the… 404 more words

Legislation

Postscript to My Post on the McAdams Case

John Wilson’s post containing the letter from the national AAUP to the Marquette administration somewhat clarifies several of the issues with McAdams—that is, clarifies the issues without presuming to resolve them. 1,185 more words

Faculty

AAUP Letter to Marquette on John McAdams

Last week, AcademeBlog posted a letter from Daniel Maguire about the John McAdams suspension by Marquette University, and an essay by Martin Kich about it. The following letter from Gregory Scholtz of the AAUP was sent today to Marquette and… 958 more words

Academic Freedom

Chancellor Wise on Possible AAUP Censure and Donor Influence in Salaita Firing and Dismissal

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Chancellor Phyllis M. Wise fired Steven Salaita for extramural utterances on Twitter. She gave an interview for the influential The  588 more words

Faculty

The Marketeers Club: December & January Exhibit Round Up

Emily Giller is the exhibits coordinator and media planner in the marketing department. 

Association of Jewish Studies (AJS)

December 14-16, 2014 (Baltimore, MD)

JPS conference attendee: Rabbi Barry Schwartz, Director of… 648 more words

Events