HIGHER ED FACULTY

The Last Colony in Shared Governance

May 27, 2015 / Phil Lesch

The history of Medgar Evers College parallels that of many historically black institutions where shared governance has been an elusive goal. read more >

HIGHER ED FACULTY

Let’s Talk About Twitter

May 20, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Kerry Ann Rockquemore offers questions for pretenure academics to consider before getting active on controversial topics on social media. read more >

PSU-AAUP

Portland State University–AAUP

May 19, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Academe recently caught up with Pam Miller, the chapter’s president, and Phil Lesch, executive director of PSU-AAUP, to discuss the contract negotiations and the chapter’s continuous work to engage its faculty. read more >

BARGAINING

Ground Rules: Part 2

May 18, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Establishing ground rules is taking longer than it does in traditional bargaining because we are practicing the IBB steps as we create ground rules. read more >

HIGHER ED FACULTY

An Adjunct’s Farewell

May 18, 2015 / Phil Lesch

Administrations, not department chairs, are responsible for making decisions about the pay of adjunct instructors. And for most, it’s not a priority. read more >