The Blog of UMD AAUP

  • UMD AAUP Expresses Concerns about University Leadership’s Approach to COVID19 for the Spring Semester
    17 January 2022 Dear President Pines, Provost Rice, and Chief Medical Officer Marinopoulos: As officers of our campus chapter of the American Association of University Professors, we write to express […]
  • Join us for UMD AAUP’s Fall Gathering!
    You are invited to a gathering (yes in person!) to discuss AAUP priorities here at UMD-College Park and to meet each other. It will take place at The Hall on […]
  • Help us crack open UMD’s Finances!
    Have you ever wondered how UMD spends all its money? Or why there always seems to be money available for athletics, fancy new buildings, and the sky-high salaries of university […]
  • Welcome Email Round #2
    [We experienced some technical issues with our prior email account, and we are re-sending this message. If you are interested in contributing to the UMD AAUP vision, please send us […]
  • UMD AAUP Concerned about Elements of University’s Ten-year Strategic Planning Process
    11 October 2021 Dear Provost Rice, We write in reference to the Strategic Planning process that you announced to the UMD community in your recent email on 23 September 2021. […]
  • Event Announcement: Labor Solidarity Picnic!
    We are excited to write and invite you to the Labor Solidarity Picnic, which is being put on by the staff union AFSCME Local 1072 and the student organization USAS […]