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AAUP in the Media

The University of Massachusetts’ Daily Collegian reports on the AAUP’s “Speak Up, Speak Out” campaign.  (2/12)

AAUP academic freedom policies are featured prominently in Times Higher Education. (2/11)

An overwhelming majority of faculty at Bowling Green State University have signed petition cards in support of unionization with the AAUP. Read about it in the Bowling Green News and the Toledo Blade or watch a video on WTOL. Below, AAUP chapter president David Jackson addresses his colleagues just before notifying the university president that faculty have filed for a union election. (2/5)

What's New

Contract at Monmouth

The three year agreement provides for raises, salary minimums, family friendly policies, clarified procedures for full-time non-tenure-track faculty, and mini sabbaticals. (2/4)

State Department Lifts Ban on Scholars

Coalition thanks secretary of state for ending the exclusion of two scholars from the country and asks her to reconsider other, similar cases. (2/16)

AAUP Events

Upcoming Conferences

Register now for the AAUP's Annual Conference on the State of Higher Education in Washington, DC, June 9-12. Hotel registration is now open. Reserve your room today!

Also, mark your calendar for the 2010 Summer Institute, to be held July 29–August 1, at San Diego State University. (1/8)

AAUP Announcements

AAUP Launches New Online Journal

The AAUP Journal of Academic Freedom is the first journal devoted entirely to the subject of academic freedom. (1/26)