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Academic Freedom for a Free Society


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Some websites that may be of interest to AAUP members:
AAUP home page. Contains official AAUP positions on major issues: academic freedom and tenure, faculty governance, etc.: http://www.aaup.org/
Academe Online (publication of the AAUP). In depth reporting on major issues: http://www.aaup.org/publications/Academe/
Insider Higher Ed : Important source of news and commentary on issues in higher education: http://www.insidehighered.com/
The Chronicle of Higher Education . You all know what this is: http://chronicle.com/
Workplace: a journal for academic labor: http://www.cust.educ.ubc.ca/workplace/issue7p1/
Workplace blog: news and notes from the editors of Workplace : http://weblogs.elearning.ubc.ca/workplace/
Personal site of Cary Nelson, president of the AUUP. Contains many interesting essays on issues in higher education: http://www.cary-nelson.org/index.html
Personal site of Michael Bérubé, English professor at Penn State. Sarcastic and witty site, often with posts on higher education issues, with a recurrent theme of MB's battles with David Horowitz: http://www.michaelberube.com/index.php.       Check out the "Essays" from the top menu.
Also highly recommended is his January 10, 2006 post on the importance of joining the AAUP: http://www.michaelberube.com/index.php/weblog/join_aaup/

Last updated: March 15, 2007. Comments and suggestions welcome: protevi@lsu.edu