Latest from the AAUP at TCU
This week, U.S. Representative Roger Williams, an alumnus and member of the TCU Board of Trustees, has made appearances on radio and television in which he spread inflammatory falsehoods about the TCU faculty and mission. We urge the Board of Trustees to consider its goals and purposes in leading this university in light of Rep.Continue reading “AAUP Response to Rep. Roger Williams”
Texas Christian University faculty members are scholar-teachers committed to excellence in student learning, student research, faculty teaching, and faculty research. The Mary Couts Burnett Library is the center of the academic endeavor at Texas Christian University. The drastic cuts this year to the library budget compromise the academic mission and excellence of TCU. If continued, these cuts will undermineContinue reading “Statement Regarding Cuts to the Budget of the Mary Couts Burnett Library at TCU”
In July, AAUP members at TCU issued a statement of concern about the lack of shared governance in recent years, particularly noting compensation cuts and changes to working conditions made without input from faculty or staff. Since then, promises have been made by Chancellor Boschini and Provost Dahlberg to affirm the value and importance ofContinue reading “TCU Needs Shared Governance”
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