Fairfield University professor Irene Mulvey has been elected president of the AAUP. Read more here.
Mike DeCesare, who chairs the AAUP’s Committee on College and University Governance, was on Facebook Live to talk about the statement the committee released yesterday, “Principles of Academic Governance during the COVID-19 Pandemic.”
AAUP president Rudy Fichtenbaum issued this statement on June 1.
The national AAUP has created a useful FAQ page on principles and standards for the COVID-19 crisis. You can read view it here.
The AAUP has joined an amicus brief arguing that workplace discrimination based on LGBTQ status is prohibited by Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. Click for more: Brief: Workplace Discrimination Based on LGBTQ Status is Unlawful | AAUP
Online registration for the AAUP’s Annual Conference on the State of Higher Education closes on Monday, June 3. Click here to register now!