Nominations open for National AAUP Executive Council

September 21, 2017 / Phil Lesch

Are you passionate about higher education and the AAUP’s core principles? Concerned about the erosion of tenure and the rise in contingent appointments lacking job security and full academic freedom protections? And do you have time and talent to dedicate to ensuring that the faculty’s voice is heard in debates about these issues? read more >


PSU-AAUP Umbrellas

September 18, 2017 / Phil Lesch

PSU-AAUP Umbrellas

The rain has returned and we have PSU-AAUP Umbrellas read more >


Portland Streetcar Grievance Update Sep 15

September 15, 2017 / Phil Lesch

Administration sends email to AAUP members that is incorrect and PSU-AAUP sent out a correction. Admin makes proposal that PSU-AAUP members pay $10/month starting November 1. read more >


At Reed College: Occupation of Hum 110

September 11, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Lectures for one of Reed College’s signature learning experiences, a humanities course centered on the ancient Mediterranean, were canceled after protesters attempted to interrupt the class to protest what they see as Eurocentrism. What’s the future for courses grounded in ancient -- largely Western -- texts? read more >