PA AAUP Northeast Alliance Conference 2017

Pennsylvania AAUP Northeast Alliance Conference Series: Best Practices in Higher Education

THANK YOU to everyone who participated in our 2017 event! Read a summary of the event via the Twitter posts tagged #SharedGov2017 (conference hashtag) – see hereAnd follow @AAUPNEPAlliance on Twitter for updates on our 2018 event!

2017 CONFERENCE: Hosted by The University of Scranton Faculty Affairs Council
Second annual PA AAUP Northeast Alliance Conference
Shared Governance and the Future of Higher Education

DATE: April 8, 2017 (9:00am-4:30pm)
LOCATION: Edward Leahy Hall, 237 Jefferson Avenue, Scranton, PA 18510
Kane Forum – Room 235 (Second Floor)

Featured Speakers:

Irene Mulvey, AAUP Council Member and Faculty Member at Fairfield University
Academic Freedom in 2017 and Beyond: The Power of Organized Resistance

Emily Drabinski, Faculty Member at LIU Brooklyn
Instant Organizing: Union Power in the Wake of Crisis

Russ Pottle, Dean of Humanities & Social Sciences at Worcester State University
Shared Governance: A Dean’s Perspective

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Brooke Cannon & Frank DeMatteo, Faculty Members and
Susan Turell, Provost/VPAA at Marywood University
Panel Discussion: A Shared Governance Renaissance at Marywood University

Schedule of Events
9:00 – Same-day registration and breakfast
9:30 – Welcome from the University of Scranton (Incoming AAUP Chair and Provost)
9:45 – Emily Drabinski, LIU Brooklyn
10:45 – Coffee break
11:00 – Russ Pottle, Worcester State University
12:00 – Film trailer, Starving the Beast
12:15 – Lunch
1:15 – Panel Discussion, Marywood University
2:45 – Coffee/dessert break
3:15 – Irene Mulvey, AAUP Council
4:15 – Closing Remarks (Mark Painter, Northeast Alliance)

On-site registration was $45, which included coffee, breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack. Payable by cash, check, or credit card.

Official PA AAUP Alliance T-Shirt
You can still show your support with our limited-edition Alliance apparel. Contact us to order one!

Alliance Contact

Donations can be made to Scranton FAC Regional Conference and sent to conference chair at: Dr. Danielle Arigo; 800 Linden Street; 205 Alumni Memorial Hall; Scranton, PA 18510


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