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American RadioWorks |

An Administrator Responds to Adjunct Protests

Last week, we talked about growing dissent among adjunct college instructors who claim they’re not getting compensated fairly for the work they do. This week we’ll hear from someone who has dealt with this issue from the administration side.

Recent Posts

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HILLEARY, VAN, Republican Party
Tennessee

Total number of trips - 4
Total cost of trips - $22,294.90

Average cost per trip - $5,573.73
Total number of days spent traveling - 19 days
Rank of representative - 279 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - Asian Forum on Japan
Dates - December 18, 2000 - December 26, 2000 (9 days)
Location(s) - Tokyo, Japan

Purpose - AJF seminar w/ members of the Japanese Diet
Notes - Accompanied by wife Meredith B. Hilleary

Travel Cost - $10,020.84
Lodging Cost - $1,931.65
Meal Cost - $1,780.41
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $13,732.90

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Chinese National Association of Industry and Commerce
Dates - December 26, 2000 - January 2, 2001 (8 days)
Location(s) - Tokyo, Japan - Taipei, Taiwan

Purpose - Attending seminar, fact-finding and educational visit
Notes - Accompanied by wife Meredith B. Hilleary

Travel Cost - $5,630.00
Lodging Cost - $1,450.00
Meal Cost - $850.00
Other Cost - $260.00
Total Cost - $8,190.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Heritage Foundation
Dates - January 5, 2001 - January 5, 2001 (1 days)
Location(s) - Baltimore, MD

Purpose - Educational conference
Notes -

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $122.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $122.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - National Rifle Association
Dates - March 24, 2002 - March 24, 2002 (1 days)
Location(s) - Bristol, VA

Purpose - speech
Notes - spouse Meredith Hilleary accompanied.

Travel Cost - $250.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $250.00

Additional family members - Yes

American RadioWorks |

An Administrator Responds to Adjunct Protests

Last week, we talked about growing dissent among adjunct college instructors who claim they’re not getting compensated fairly for the work they do. This week we’ll hear from someone who has dealt with this issue from the administration side.

Recent Posts

  • 02.26.15

    Adjunct voices

    Ahead of National Adjunct Walkout Day on February 25th, American RadioWorks asked adjunct professors around the country how things are going for them. The short answer? Not well.
  • 02.25.15

    Adjuncts Unite

    What would higher education look like without adjunct professors? That’s what a grass-roots group of academics is trying to prove by holding a National Adjunct Walk-out Day on February 25.
  • 02.19.15

    To Test or Not to Test?

    Sometime in the next few weeks, Senate Republicans and Democrats will vote to reauthorize The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. On the podcast this week, we talk to two education advocates who differ on how and when we should test our kids.
  • 02.11.15

    Looking back: An Imperfect Revolution

    In June 2007, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down school desegregation plans that look at students’ race. This week on the podcast, we’re featuring our 2007 documentary, “An Imperfect Revolution: Voices from the Desegregation Era,"