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American Association of University Professors (AAUP) University of West Georgia Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0062

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains correspondence, membership lists, memoranda, minutes, newsletters, newspaper articles, press releases, publications, salary studies, and other materials generated by the American Association of University Professors University of West Georgia Chapter.

Dates

  • 1961-2014

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to all users; no restrictions

Conditions Governing Use note

As stipulated by U.S. copyright laws

Biographical/Historical note

The American Association of University Professors is a professional organization that seeks to advocate for academic freedom and shared governance, to define ethics and standards for the profession, and to support higher education as a beneficial contribution to the community. The University of West Georgia Chapter was chartered as the West Georgia College chapter in 1961. In 1996, the group became known as the State University of West Georgia chapter, before becoming the University of West Georgia chapter in 2005.

Extent

7.14 Linear feet (17 boxes)

Overview

Activities of the University of West Georgia Chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP), a professional organization that seeks to advocate for academic freedom and shared governance, to define ethics and standards, and to support higher education as a beneficial contribution to the community.

Arrangement note

Organized in four series: 1. Chronological Files; 2. Topical Files; 3. Local Chapter Meeting Files; 4. Committee Files

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated by Felix W. Tweraser, AAUP University of West Georgia Chapter President, 15 October 2015

Appraisal note

Grievance files returned to organization.

Processing Information note

Processed by Sarah Wiswall, 2015
Title
Guide to the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) University of West Georgia Chapter records, 1961-2014 MS-0062
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Sarah Wiswall
Date
2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Description is in English

Repository Details

Part of the University of West Georgia Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections, Ingram Library
University of West Georgia
1601 Maple Street
Carrollton GA 30118-2000 United States