Reminder: Board of Trustees Meeting Tomorrow Night

As a reminder, tomorrow night (Wednesday, June 10 at 6:30 in S203), members of Stark AAUP will speak before the Board of Trustees to address concerns with tying compensation to enrollment as presented to College community members during recent compensation discussions. According to the previous Board meeting minutes, which were distributed to visitors this week,…

Invitation to Attend

Stark AAUP has been approved to address the Stark State College Board of Trustees at the next open board meeting on June 10, 2015 at 6:30pm in S203. Our chapter officers will be presenting the concerns described in our recent letter regarding the salary resolution linking employee compensation to student enrollment. We invite all interested…

Adjunct Faculty Conditions

Based on numerous conversations with faculty and the valuable feedback received in the Faculty Climate Appraisal Survey, Stark AAUP and faculty members recently sent the following letter to the SSC President, Provost, Human Resources, and Faculty Association to request official efforts to improve adjunct faculty conditions at our college. We would encourage all members of…

Improving Conditions for Adjunct Faculty

While reviewing the Faculty Climate Appraisal survey results, a number of trends and patterns emerged as distinct opportunities for improvement on our campus. Most notably, the number one choice for primary focus areas among both part-time and full-time faculty respondents was improving conditions for our adjunct faculty. Because Stark AAUP values our adjunct colleagues and…