Welcome to the Purdue University-Fort Wayne chapter of the American Association of University Professors!
CURRENT NEWS, EVENTS, AND ACTIONS
#FACULTY DECIDE. A petition, asking the Purdue Board of Trustees to commit to more shared governance in decision-making during the COVID-19 crisis, was delivered to the Board of Trustees, President, and Provost of Purdue University on Tuesday 8/4/20. See Provost Akridge’s response here and our response to Provost Akridge here. Learn more in this YouTube Video.
EMERGENCY IN OHIO. Please sign this petition in support of our colleagues in Akron, where the President and Board of Trustees have fired over 100 faculty.
For more information about the AAUP and our chapter, see About the AAUP at PFW.
For chapter responses to issues of concern, see our statements page.
For information about our campus activity, including agendas for meetings, happy hours, and other events, see recent posts.
For minutes of our meetings, go to chapter meeting minutes.
The chapter is working on a number of campaigns. For more information about our End USAP campaign, see the campaign home page. For COVID-19 resources, go here. For intellectual property rights, go here.
For more information about the national organization, see the AAUP home page.
STAYING IN TOUCH: OUR LISTSERVS
Our chapter moderates a large listserv that connects over one thousand members of the PFW community. To post to the listserv, email AAUP-L@LISTSERV.PFW.EDU. To subscribe, send an email to LISTSERV@listserv.pfw.edu. In the *body* (not the subject) of the email, type: SUBSCRIBE AAUP-L. The listserv is a place to exchange ideas and discuss issues related to shared governance at PFW and in the Purdue system. Although subscribers come from diverse backgrounds and occupy every imaginable role on campus, they share a commitment to the well-being of the campus and a conviction that information sharing and collegial discussion contribute to the health and vitality of our institution.
Our chapter also moderate a member listserv, which connects members of the PFW chapter. AAUP members are automatically added to this listserv when they pay dues.
The EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE of the AAUP at PFW:
President: Noor O’Neill Borbieva, ANTH/SOC (email@example.com)
VP: Chris Erickson, HIS (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Secretary: Steve Carr, COM (email@example.com)
Treasurer: David Schuster, HIS (firstname.lastname@example.org)