The AAUP Wayne State University Chapter Collection contains membership lists, applications and questionnaires, correspondence, flyers, meeting minutes, newsletters, newspaper clippings, committee reports, surveys, statistical data and President Arnold Pilling's notes of phone conversations and diary entries related to the chapter's activities during its formative years, the 1972 election campaign and the first contract negotiations.
Important subjects in the collection:
AAUP, Michigan Conference
Collective bargaining--College teachers--Michigan
College teachers--Salaries, etc.
College teachers' unions--Michigan
Employee Council for the School Millage
Equal pay for equal work
Sex discrimination in employment
Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association
WSU outside speaker policy
WSU University Council
Important correspondents in the collection:
William Rea Keast