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AAUP Leaders Speak on the "Athletics Arms Race"

Howard Bunsis, Chair of the AAUP Collective Bargaining Congress, and David Hughes, President of the Rutgers University AAUP-AFT, discussed college and university sports spending and priorities on an episode of HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, to be aired tonight. 25 more words


Translation of Chancellor's massmail and bargaining position

Original documents: Chancellor’s massmail (April 19) and administration bargaining positions on non-tenure-track faculty union contract

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  • Multiyear contracts should be based on performance and evaluation.
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Collective Bargaining

Dominican welcomes AAUP conference attendees

On Saturday, April 16, Dominican hosts the Spring Conference of the Illinois Conference of The American Association of University Professors.  Welcome to all attendees.

The theme of the conference is Free Speech, Adjunct Rights and the Taming of Corporate Higher Education. 14 more words

Academic Freedom Events Coming Up

Here’s a roundup of AAUP events and other academic freedom and higher education-related conferences coming up this year. Feel free to add any events in the comments. 274 more words


The AAUP Report on Title IX


The AAUP recently issued a draft report on “The History, Uses, and Abuses of Title IX” and requested comments that are due today, April 15 (send comments to titleIX@aaup.org). 386 more words


75 Significant Books, Part Two

As the largest and most diversified press between Chicago and California, the University of Nebraska Press is best known for publishing works in Native studies, history, sports, anthropology, geography, American studies, and creative works. 341 more words



23 dedicated faculty members at The College of Saint Rose are threatened with termination because of an illegitimate “Strategic Academic Prioritization Process” (SAPP) undertaken by a new, first-time President.   60 more words