The AAUP's legal department has developed a list of responses to frequently asked questions regarding inspections of electronic devices by US border patrol officers.
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What is the AAUP?
The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) is a nonprofit membership association of faculty and other academic professionals. Its mission is to advance academic freedom and shared governance; to define fundamental professional
values and standards for higher education; to promote the economic security of faculty, academic professionals, graduate students, post‐doctoral fellows, and all those engaged in teaching and research in higher education; to help the higher
education community organize to make our goals a reality; and to ensure higher education's contribution to the common good.
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Mines Chapter of AAUP
Colorado School of Mines has a recognized Chapter of AAUP – one of more than 500 local groups that serve accredited colleges and universities. We promote basic academic freedom, quality education, and other core AAUP principles and belong to the Colorado Conference
(https://aaupcolorado.org/). We encourage you to learn more about AAUP and become a member. Regardless of formal membership, however, you are welcome to participate in our Chapter activities. We serve the needs of all faculty and academic
professionals, post‐doctoral fellows, and graduate students engaged in teaching and research and you can reach us by direct contact with any of the Chapter officers, or privately through our “Need Help” service.
We serve the needs of all faculty and academic professionals, post‐doctoral fellows, and graduate students engaged in teaching and research. You can reach us by direct contact with any of the Chapter officers, or privately by clicking the
"Need Help?" button below.
You are also welcome to join the meetings for Faculty Senate. The Faculty Senate promotes cooperation and understanding among the various constituencies that comprise the school.
Click Here (Faculty Senate Page)for more information!