Labor Day--Mural

The Self-Declared “Voice of the Working Man” on the Workers’ Holiday

BY MARTIN KICH This is how the official Trump campaign site marked Labor Day:   Trump did, however, tweet about his meeting with union leaders at an American Legion Post in Youngstown–after he bragged about some very selectively highlighted poll numbers: Donald J. Trump ‏@realDonaldTrump  Heading to Youngstown, Ohio now-some great polls. #AmericaFirst   Donald J.…

Underutilized Governance: The Faculty Senate

At the AAUP Shared Governance Conference this past weekend, I listened to quite a few panelists talk about the importance of the Faculty Senate as a vehicle for shared governance in our colleges and universities. I won’t go into detail on the panels right now, only saying that I hope to convince many of those…