Position Statements

Information literacy

APSCUF’s September 2017 legislative assembly approved the following statement on information literacy: Whereas, recent events have thrown a spotlight on the importance of informational literacy and the ease with which false information can be embraced and propagated....

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Post-Election Statement

The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties has released the following statement through its executive council: In light of the conduct of the 2016 presidential campaign and subsequent events, the Association of Pennsylvania State College...

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Per-Credit Tuition Programs

APSCUF's April 2016 legislative assembly approved the following statement on per-credit tuition programs: The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties confirms its opposition to per-credit tuition programs, and we reaffirm that the obligation...

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Degrees of Value Report

APSCUF's April 2016 legislative assembly approved the following statement on the Degrees of Value report: APSCUF POSITION STATEMENT ON THE DEGREES OF VALUE REPORT The debate over the value of a liberal arts education and liberal arts courses is not new. We, as APSCUF,...

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Distance Education

The following position statement was approved by APSCUF's legislative assembly in February 2014. REPORT OF THE AD HOC COMMITTEE ON ACADEMIC POLICY STATEMENT ON DISTANCE EDUCATION The best method of classroom instruction continues to be one where the faculty member and...

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Class Sizes

The following position statement was approved by APSCUF's legislative assembly in February 2014. REPORT OF THE AD HOC COMMITTEE ON ACADEMIC POLICY STATEMENT ON CLASS SIZE Credentialed faculty members are the appropriate determiners of class-size limits for courses in...

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Low-Enrolled Degree Programs

The following position statement was approved by APSCUF's legislative assembly in 2006. The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties believes that the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education's performance objective of reducing the...

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