University of Michigan – Ann Arbor Chapter of the American Association of University Professors (AAUP)

Minutes for September 28, 2011 Approved on November 9 , 2011

Present: D. Burns, J. Calhoun, C. Smith, R. Lomax

The meeting was called to order by D. Burns at 12:35 pm.

Minutes. No minutes were available from the September 14, 2011 meeting

Treasurer's Report. The accounts remain as reported in the August 24, 2011 minutes. A brief discussion also took place regarding the ongoing difficulties in accessing an accurate listing of the Chapter’s membership. D. Burns will continue to make inquiries with the National office.

Announcements. C. Smith reminded that the next Davis, Markert, Nickerson Lecture on Academic and Intellectual Freedom will be held in the Law School Honigman Auditorium at 4p on October 13th –the same day as the next Chapter Executive Committee meeting .

Active Cases. No active cases were identified for discussion.

Faculty Governance. No items were discussed.

State/National AAUP News. No news items were reported.

Old Business. None.

New Business. None

Adjournment. The meeting was adjourned by D. Burns at 1:30 pm.

Respectfully submitted,

Judith G. Calhoun
Secretary