Welcome to the AAUP-KSU news web page. Here you will find links to articles of general interest within the Association and across higher education. From stories about national, state and local AAUP activities to articles about faculty and the KSU administration, it can all be found here! Also included are links to the most recent AAUP-KSU “Know Your Rights!” flyers. These circulars are valuable tools that will assist with understanding your contractual rights and obligations. Newsletters will keep you up to date with Chapter activities and provide event highlights. Please visit this site often and feel free to recommend links to news items that you think may be of interest to your KSU colleagues (firstname.lastname@example.org). Enjoy the read!
Is Ohio next? On Monday, February 9, 2015, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner waged war against government unions by signing an executive order blocking “fair share” union fees from state employees and announced he was pursuing legal action to prevent public-sector unions from collecting the fees.
U. of Akron Chief’s New Rules: Pick Up Your Trash (may require Chronicle subscription)
AAUP Leaders Face Backlash Over Unionization Emphasis (may require Chronicle subscription)
Faculty Pay Inches Up (may require Chronicle subscription)
A Widening Public-Private Pay Gap (may require Chronicle subscription)
Careers Without Tenure (may require Chronicle subscription)