October 23, 2013
Dear Governors: Adjuncts Want to Know You Care
It's nice to feel appreciated. It's even better to feel adequately paid, but being on the receiving end of a statement of appreciation is at least a good start.
Such is the thinking, anyway, behind a new lobbying drive by the New Faculty Majority, an advocacy group for college faculty members who are off the tenure track. The organization is urging such instructors to ask the governors of their states to issue proclamations recognizing their work, in hopes that such statements might