Archive for category: Your Voice
Testimony to the Connecticut Higher Education Committee Legislative Forum, January 30, 2017.
Hello. I am Louise Williams, Professor of History at Central Connecticut State University, and President of the CCSU chapter of the American Association of University Professors. Like others who have spoken I have a number of concerns about this “Students First” plan. These include: ...
Testimony to the CSCU Board of Regents, December 14, 2017.
I am Louise Williams, Professor of History at Central Connecticut State University and President of the CCSU AAUP. As a teacher who is in the middle of grading final term papers, I have to urge you not to vote for Students First. I would give it a failing grade for the weakness of its research. This grade is based on my reading of some serious studies, published just this year, about higher education mergers. I learned some interesting things.