Category: AAUP

AAUP Statement in Support of Free Expression in the University of California

On Sunday, November 20th, the national Council of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) passed the following resolution in response to police actions at UC Berkeley and Davis. On November 9, police officers dispatched by the administration of the University of California, Berkeley violently assaulted students and faculty who were peacefully protesting.  The assaults […]

AAUP Supports the Occupy Wall Street Movement

In a statement posted on Friday, October 7th, the American Association of University Professors (AAUP), SDFA’s parent organization, formally put their support behind the Occupy Wall Street movement.  Several SDFA members have also personally supported the movement by participation in the Occupy San Diego event the same day.  The AAUP statement was as follows: