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

Phil Lesch, Vice Chair

Michelle Fecteau, Secretary

Scott Barns, Treasurer

Elizabeth Newberg, Information Coordinator


A comment from our Akron chapter in the wake of massive staff cuts twitter.com/AkronAAUP/stat…

A piece highlighting our awesome Colorado activists twitter.com/AcademeBlog/st…

A new low: Adjunct faculty at Florida SouthWestern see cuts as full-time professors get increases | InsideHigherEd bit.ly/1DP9Mqn

University of Wisc-Eau Claire responds to massive cuts in state support; " a cut of this size feels like a betrayal" bit.ly/1LRoAeF

#AAUPSI is going on now with lots of useful workshops twitter.com/ruaaup/status/…

U. of California Will Increase Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour shar.es/1seKMM via @chronicle

It's not tenure or bureaucratic bloat bringing colleges down. wpo.st/VbgR0

Those belonging to unions lead happier lives . . .Why Joining a Union is Good For Your Well-Being: prospect.org/article/why-jo… via @theprospect

In the wake of attacks on Wisconsin higher ed, AAUP & AFT-WI call for policies in line with AAUP standards. aaup.org/news/aaup-and-…

We call on regents, admins, faculty and academic staff in Wisconsin to work together to develop policies in line with AAUP standards.

In the wake of legislative attacks on higher ed in Wisconson, AAUP and AFT-Wisc stand together aaup.org/news/aaup-and-…

And yet the solution is to cut staff, not football. bit.ly/1IezjyH

Anyone else see a possible connection between $60m spent on an empty football stadium & a $60m budget shortfall? bit.ly/1IeyRjP

Yep. twitter.com/AAUPCBC/status…

The AFL-CIO's must-read statement on Scott Walker's presidential bid: aflcio.org/Press-Room/Pre…

The Withering of a Once-Great State University shar.es/1sXRAm via @chronicle

The AAUP is issuing a supplementary censure report on LSU. This is only the 7th such report in AAUP history.bit.ly/1G9KPFN

Interesting provision in grad employee contract: Campaigns Against Microaggressions Prompt Concerns shar.es/1qSaV2 via @chronicle

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

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