AAUP Urges Faculty Role in Protecting Workers' Rights at Overseas Campuses

The American Association of University Professors and its Canadian counterpart jointly issued a statement on Wednesday calling on colleges with campuses abroad to protect the rights of overseas workers and give their faculty more say in planning foreign programs.

The statement, adopted by the AAUP’s committee on academic freedom and tenure and the Canadian Association of University Teachers’ Executive Committee, urges such colleges to take steps to ensure academic freedom