Monday is signup deadline for AFT/AAUP event in Milwaukee


Several UW-Green Bay faculty members are sharing word of a gathering next Saturday (Sept. 19) in Milwaukee, as the American Federation of Teachers and the American Association of University Professors will host a joint summit for higher education workers across Wisconsin. All faculty or staff members of AFT-W or AAUP are invited to attend the summit, which will include talks by AAUP Executive Director Julie Schmid and AFT Executive VP Mary Cathryn Ricker, as well as coordinating strategies across Wisconsin campuses for dealing with the big changes to state law regarding tenure and shared governance. Members of UWGB-United are also coordinating ride sharing. You must sign up to attend by Monday (Sept. 14). For questions or to sign up, please contact UWGB-United President Doreen Higgins, Vice President Andrew Austin, or CLAS representative Jon Shelton.