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Akron-AAUP and Faculty Senate Joint Response to Program Cuts Without Adequate Faculty Input

08/17/2018

On August 15th, The University of Akron Board of Trustees announced that intends to cut 80 academic programs or program tracks. At the recom …
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Akron-AAUP Meeting With The Board Of Trustees

09/21/2017

Dear Colleagues in the Bargaining Unit Faculty (BUF), The Akron-AAUP was notified on August 25th that the Board of Trustees (BOT) would meet …
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Former UA Board Member: UA board suffers from ‘group think’

10/05/2015

Excerpts from an editorial piece in the Akron Beacon Journal by former UA Board member, and retired Summit County Judge, Jane Bond "The fac …
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UA as Polytechnic…

06/19/2015

Excerpt from the June 19 newsletter: Clearly, in spite of the marketing strategy, UA faculty, students, alumni, and community members alread …
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Akron-AAUP Newsletter: Re-branding is not the only solution to UA's enrollment issues

06/09/2015

"To become a great public institution The University of Akron must emulate the most successful universities: It must invest in educational s …
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Well, so much for the success of profit-oriented online education "providers"…

05/08/2015

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/04/27/corinthian-ends-operations-remaining-campuses-affecting-16000-students …