Community Day, 2019

Molloy AAUP Announcements:

Welcome Back! Time flies, doesn’t it? As you know, this promises to be an eventful semester and an eventful year with a lot of uncertainty and a lot of hope. The Executive Committee of Molloy AAUP is pleased to announce the following events:

  • The President of the New York State Conference for the AAUP, Mary Rose Kubal from St. Bonaventure University will be on campus to discuss principles of Shared Governance and Academic Freedom and how to incorporate them into the new governance structure. Thursday, October 17th,, 5-6:30pm in the Reception Room.
  • AAUP State Meeting at Manhattan Borough Community College, Friday, October 18- Saturday, October 19th. Details to follow. 
  • Guest Speakers Henry Reichman, Chair of the Board of Directors for the AAUP Foundation, and Joan Wallach Scott, member of the Board of Directors for the AAUP Foundation, will be on campus to discuss their newly published books on academic freedom. Dr. Reichman’s book, The Future of Academic Freedom, is available from John’s Hopkins University Press, and Dr. Scott’s book, Knowledge, Power, and Academic Freedom, is available from Columbia University Press. Wednesday, October 23rd 12:05-1:30pm in the Larini Room. 

And we’re also proud to announce our new website: molloyaaup.wordpress.com. Please go there for more information about the events above, relevant news and information from the US and around the world, and other updates. Molloy AAUP members can sign up for access to the password protected page to view and share information and comments related to academic freedom, shared governance, and other issues of concern to faculty at Molloy. 

Here’s to a great semester, and be sure to watch out for information on the holiday party at the end of it!

The Executive Committee of the Molloy Chapter of the AAUP

To Sign Up or Renew Your Membership with Molloy AAUP, please contact Christine Barrow: cbarrow@molloy.edu