2016 Conference: Grounding Priorities in the Common Good

The first AAUP NEPA Alliance Best Practices in Higher Education Conference was held on February 27, 2016, and hosted by the AAUP Chapter at Misericordia University.

Guest Speakers:

What is the Business of Higher Education?
Dr. John Hinshaw, Professor of History, Lebanon Valley College and President, Pennsylvania Division, AAUP

The Impact of Pacific Lutheran on Academic Freedom, Tenure, and Governance in Religious Educational Environments
Donna Young, J.D., B.Sc., LL.M., Professor of Law, Albany Law School

Implementing Catholic Social Teaching on Labor at Catholic Universities: Participation in the Good of Higher Education
Dr. Gerald J. Beyer, Associate Professor of ChristianEthics, Villanova University

Ensuring that Best Practices are Followed Requires an Organized and Activist Faculty
Dr. Irene Mulvey, Professor of Mathematics, Fairfield University