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CUCFA: Letter to the UC Regents’ Working Group to Develop New UC Principles Regarding Intolerance

The following letter, composed by a CUCFA and sent to to the UC Regents’ working group, addresses recent issues surrounding Academic Freedom. The letter as also been posted here on the CUCFA website.     Dear Colleagues, Thank you for your service on this working group, which the Board of Regents has tasked with developing new UC principles regarding intolerance. This effort arises from complaints about allegedly anti-Semitic behavior on our campuses and from requests that the University endorse as part of its policies against Read More +

Statement by CUCFA and AAUP on Regent Blum’s Remarks

Dear Members of the UCSB Faculty Association, Below is the aforementioned  joint statement just issued by CUCFA and AAUP protesting Regent Blum’s comments at the Regents Meeting (9/17/2015) regarding the proposed Statement of Principles Against Intolerance.  A link to the CUCFA website and the announcement can be found here. A link to the AAUP website with additional information can be found here.   The Council of University of California Faculty Associations and the American Association of University Professors write to protest the following remarks made Read More +