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“This eForum is an opportunity for adjuncts and other contingent faculty to inform the Congress about what’s happening on the ground with higher education,” said Miller, a Democrat, in a news release.
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For those of you who have been following, the ‘Margin Notes’ blog of the online website for the AUCC’s University Affairs magazine, will know that the original column and my initial response, have had a series of other responses (they do bear reading for clarifying some of the different understandings of the situation of Contract Academic Staff or CAS at Laurier in particular, but also more generally for CAS or contract faculty across the country). 680 more words
In 1968 the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign launched an initiative called Project 500 to enroll 500 African Americans in the freshman class. The project was a response to the local and national Civil Rights movement and was, in its time, a breakthrough. 756 more words
By Mary Ellen Goodwin
This is the fifth in a series of Academe Blog guest posts arranged by the AAUP Committee on Contingency and the Profession in celebration of Campus Equity Week. 607 more words