American Association of University Professors
University of Delaware Chapter


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2013

Month Subject
January AAUP Bargaining Team
March Steering Committee Approves Contract
March 18 Faculty Survey
April 7 University of Delaware Finances: "Excellent"
April 29 Tentative Contract Agreement Between the AAUP and the University
May 20 AAUP Membership Ratifies New Contract
July Implementing the New Collective Bargaining Agreement
September Election of New Executive Council Members
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2012

Month Subject
December Contract Negotiations This Year
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2011

Month Subject
September The AAUP and The Collective Bargaining Agreement

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2010


Month Subject
January Halting New Threats to Academic Freedom
March Contract Negotiations Begin
April Report on Collective Bargaining
June A New Contract Ratified
Fall Protecting Academic Freedom

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2009


Month Subject
February/March Linda Bucher, Past President: Farewell Remarks
April/May Talking Contract: Looking Forward to Next Year
September Contract Negotiations This Year
October/November Steering Committee Elects Bargaining Team

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2008

Month Subject
January Bargaining Team Elected by Steering Committee
February Bargaining for New Contract Begins
February--Special Edition
PROPOSED BYLAWS CHANGE TO STRENGTHEN MEMBERS' RIGHTS
April/May Bylaws Change: Members Only Voting on Contract
June New Contract Ratified By Membership
September Electing New AAUP Officers
October Election of New AAUP Officers
November/December Election Results for Chapter Officers

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2007


Month Subject
December/January A Warm Welcome to Dr. Patrick Harker
February Special Salary Adjustments
March Taking Care of Business
May/June Student Loan Scandals and Shifts in Higher Education Funding
September Current Negotiations This Year
October Survey on Professional Expenses and Computer Technologies

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2006


Month Subject
February Parking Update; "Academic Bill of Rights" Hearing Held in Philadelphia
March Huber Controversy & UD's Persistent Diversity Problems
Spring
Special Policy Report, Faculty Health Care & the National Health Crisis
April
UD Chapter Pledges $25,000 to National AAUP; Administration Challenges Future Retirees' Benefits
Summer "General University Expectations" and Faculty Workload
September An Invitation: "Scholars at Risk"
October Health Care Benefits for Future Retirees: Proposed Changes
November The Contract and You: Grievances and Academic Complaints

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2005


Date Subject
January Special Salary Adjustments; Faculty Survey Analysis
February Build Bargaining Power - Join AAUP; Collective Bargaining
March What YOu Need to Know; Just Cause; Union Finances
April Update on Bargaining Sessions
May AAUP Recommends New Contract
June New Contract Ratified
September New Contract for New School Year
October Chapter Elections in November
November Strengthening the Union
December/January Development of the UD Non-Tenure Track Policy


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2004


Month Subject
January Newsletter Editor Prepares to Step Down
February A National Trend: Speech Restrictions in Higher Education
March Issues Pertaining to Women in Higher Education
April AAUP Gains Are Your Gains: Support the Union
May Last Issue with David Colton as Editor
September Join the AAUP and Build Faculty Bargaining Power
October The Bargaining Process: Upcoming AAUP Contract Negotiations
November A Changing Faculty Needs to Renew the AAUP
December Recommended Bylaws Changes

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2003


Month Subject
January
Concluding My Term as AAUP President: Higher Educations Perilous Times
February the Workload Controversy: What's Happening
March Workload Facts: First, What do do . . . Then Some Background
April Workload, Awards, the Union and the Patriot Act
May Affirmative Action, the Patriot Act & Workload Advances
September UD Faculty Members & The Union
October The Grieving Process
November Corporatized Education: Trends & Dilemmas
December Progress and roadblocks Regarding UD Workload Dispute

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2002


Month Subject
January Resolve During challenging Times: Contract Negotiations
February AAUP - Administration Contract Negotiations
March AAUP Leadership Recommends New Contract
April Faculty Rights & UD Corporatization
May What You Should Know About the Grievance Procedure
September What is a Faculty Union?
October The Union's Election Issue
November Implementing the Collective Bargaining Agreement
December Details on UD's Workload Policy

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2001


Month Subject
January The Corporate Model for Higher Education
February Report on the UD Bargaining Unit
March Trends: Financial Assistance & Grad Student Unions
April UD's financial Condition & Academic Freedom
May Minority Hiring & Other Issues
September Issues at the Beginning of a New Academic Year
October Negotiations & Higher Education's Corporate Model
November September 11 & Its Aftermath The Role of the Faculty
December Upcoming AAUP-Administration Contract Negotiations

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2000


Month Subject
January
Looking Ahead to My Next Term: Challenges & Opportunities By Gerry Turkel, Present
February
Rebutting anti-Faculty Mindset; AAUP & AFL-CIO: What Happened?
March Higher Education Trends & Issues
April What You Should Know About the Grievance Procedure
May Intellectual Property Rights
September Issues at the Start of a New Academic Year
October Faculty Views on Campus Parking
November Issues Pertaining to Faculty Diversity
December What is a Faculty Union?


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