Latest from the AAUP at TCU
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”
As many of you know, there has been a call for a national scholar strike on Sept. 8 and 9 to make a stand for racial justice and promote “a public teach-in about police brutality and violence in our communities from both historical and contemporary perspectives.” Inspired by the WNBA’s, NBA’s, and MLB’s work stoppages,Continue reading “Resources for racial justice teach-in”
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