Local Highlights and Events

Letter of Introduction from Chapter President Prof. Loren Glass


Dear chapter members, fellow travelers, and other interested parties,

 

It is a pleasure and a privilege to introduce myself to you as your new chapter president. This message is intended to give you an idea of how I understand my role and what issues I see as important to address in the coming year. I also hope to use this message as a recruitment tool. After finishing, if you approve of what you’ve read, please forward it to at least three people who you think might want to join the AAUP [...] click here for more



Support UI Faculty Demands for Fair Medical Leave




Legal Assistance for individuals affected by changes to DACA

Message from Prof. Bram T.B. Elias, UI College of Law Clinical Program:

"My students in the University of Iowa Law Clinic's immigration practice area are extremely motivated to provide assistance to individuals affected by any changes to the DACA program, and would like to provide consultations, referrals, and (in appropriate circumstances) direct representation to any U of I students with DACA status who seek advice or information about how they might be personally affected by any new presidential policy with regard to DACA. [...]

Our (the Clinic's) phone number is 319-335-9023 and our email is law-legal-clinic@uiowa.edu."



Highlights and events from around the academic world

Monday, June 17, 2019



[...] the AAUP will be moving forward with organizational changes after affirmative votes at last week’s AAUP annual

meeting and AAUP Collective Bargaining Congress regular meeting. Both bodies

voted overwhelmingly to proceed with a package of changes that combines the

AAUP-CBC and the AAUP.





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