The purpose of this association is to promote the interests of the Field Staff through training, development and networking; to share ideas relative to collective bargaining and chapter/conference development; and to promote the ideals of the AAUP.


Caryl Schiff-Greatorex, Chair

Steve Finner, Vice Chair

Deborah Herman, Secretary

Scott Barns, Treasurer

Ellen Benson, Information Coordinator


Adjuncts in Massachusetts Can Earn Sick Time Benefits | InsideHigherEd bit.ly/1JBOvFa

Anti-Censorship Coalition Protests Trigger Warning | InsideHigherEd bit.ly/1JBiKMq

A ruling that fair share violates the 1st Amendment wd transform the entire public sector into ‘right to freeload’ insidehighered.com/news/2015/07/0…

The case could prohibit agency fee for public sector unions, including faculty unions. twitter.com/AAUP/status/61…

As SCOTUS takes up the Friedrichs case, we stand with all of labor in defending union rights for public workers aaup.org/news/agency-fe…

Glad to see this defense of academic freedom from our colleagues at @AERA & @ASHEoffice twitter.com/AERA_EdResearc…

Interesting read---Women Workers Bear Brunt of Inadequate Labor Laws: dclabor.org/home/women-wor…

The 2015 meeting of the Coalition of Grad Employee Unions will take place at UMassachusetts Amherst Aug 5-8. Info: thecgeu.org/cgeu-2015/

AAUP-CBC chaor Howard Bunsis on public education as a public good: youtube.com/watch?v=f1Tfva…

The AAUP's Journal of Academic Freedom is looking for someone to serve a two-year term as Editor. Apply by 6/25 at bit.ly/1Con2ld

We're now pleased to offer audio excerpts of Dictaphone interviews with Arthur O. Lovejoy on the AAUP's early history aaup.org/about/history/…

Supervisor’s Support of Adjunct Union Did Not Taint Election, NLRB Rules shar.es/12MMRP via @chronicle

What People Are Saying About Debt-Free | InsideHigherEd bit.ly/1IT4Kx2

The last day to register for the 2015 Summer Institute is July 1! Visit aaup.org/event/2015-sum… to view the full program & reserve your spot,

Let's hope so . . . How a For-Profit’s Implosion Could Be a Game-Changer for College Oversight shar.es/12SLpX via @chronicle

More coverage of our #AAUP2015 conference Many Instructors Embrace Trigger Warnings, Despite Their Peers’ Misgivings shar.es/12URHT

Remarks from AAUP president Rudy Fichtenbaum to the 101st annual meeting of the AAUP aaup.org/news/president…

Faculty in WI & beyond must organize resistance to attacks on public higher ed, our Annual Meeting affirmed; text at aaup.org/WIresolution

And now for the rollicking music and AAUP-logoed centennial birthday cake pic.twitter.com/gs0v1KmQjC

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Gonzalez: but also important sites of resistance including the AAUP #AAUP2015

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