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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.

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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

  • 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,"

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Office of

Harold Rogers


Total cost of 66 office trips: $233,879.81


Trips by Harold Rogers
Total cost of congressperson's 29 trips: $160,516.04

Destination: PALM SPRINGS, CA TO WASHINGTON, D.C.
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 20, 2000 (4 days)
Expense: $4,872.00
source

Destination: KAUAI, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 20, 2000 (5 days)
Expense: $4,725.00
source

Destination: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN PANEL DISCUSSION AT NATL. ASSOC. OF BROADCASTERS 2000 CONVENTION
Date: Apr 7, 2000 (3 days)
Expense: $7,897.60
source

Destination: TZANEEN, SOUTH AFRICA-JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA-WINDHOEK, NAMIBIA
Sponsor: WILD Foundation
Purpose: TO CONDUCT MEETINGS WITH REPRESENTATIVES OF THE GOVERNMENT, OF SOUTH AFRICA AND NAMIBIA RELATED TO U.S. FOREIGN RELATIONS, TRADE RELATIONS AND CONSERVATION ACTIVITIES
Date: Jul 1, 2000 (9 days)
Expense: $15,474.48
source

Destination: MAUI, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN 2001 AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 7, 2001 (7 days)
Expense: $6,415.00
source

Destination: PHOENIX, ARIZONA TO WASHINGTON, D.C.
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 22, 2001 (5 days)
Expense: $4,675.50
source

Destination: LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY-LAS VEGAS, NEVADA-WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: National Association of Broadcasters
Purpose: PARTICIPATE ON LEGISLATIVE PANEL AT THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS 2001 CONVENTION
Date: Apr 20, 2001 (4 days)
Expense: $9,361.74
source

Destination: NASHVILLE, TN-DALLAS, TX-WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Purpose: INSPECT TRANSIT AND OTHER TRANSPORTATION RELATED PROJECTS UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS SUBCOMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
Date: Jun 3, 2001 (2 days)
Expense: $3,409.24
source

Destination: SOMERSET, KY.-CASPER, WY.-CODY, WY.-MORAN, WY.
Sponsor: BNSF Railway Company
Purpose: TO INSPECT BURLINGTON NORTHERN SANTA FE RAILROAD OPERATIONS
Date: Jul 5, 2001 (1 day)
Expense: $3,736.88
source

Destination: MORAN, WY-WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: ATTEND THE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN RAILROADS LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE AND PARTICIPATE IN PANEL DISCUSSIONS ON ISSUES RELATED TO TRANSPORTATION
Date: Jul 6, 2001 (3 days)
Expense: $3,420.00
source

Destination: PALM SPRINGS, CA/KONA, HAWAII/NASHVILLE, TN
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 6, 2002 (7 days)
Expense: $15,998.50
source

Destination: FT. LAUDERDALE
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN RAILROADS LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 18, 2002 (3 days)
Expense: $4,635.00
source

Destination: AUGUSTA, GA
Sponsor: Corning Inc
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN PUBLIC POLICY CONFERENCE
Date: Mar 8, 2002 (2 days)
Expense: $2,066.00
source

Destination: ORLANDO, FLORIDA
Sponsor: Greater Orlando Airport Authority
Purpose: TO VIEW AND ACCESS THE TRANSPORTATION NEEDS OF THE ORLANDO AREA
Date: May 28, 2002
Expense: $276.54
source

Destination: KAMUALA, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: ATTENDED THE ANNUAL AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE, PARTICIPATED IN PANEL DISCUSSIONS PERTAINING TO THE HEALTH OF THE AVIATION INDUSTRY
Date: Jan 10, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $828.32
source

Destination: WALLAND, TN
Sponsor: PRSM CORPORATION
Purpose: OVERVIEW OF HOMELAND SECURITY PRODUCTS AND CAPABILITIES
Date: Jul 26, 2003 (1 day)
Expense: $3,006.94
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO, CA-SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE COVERING AVIATION SECURITY AND TRANSPORTATION ISSUES
Date: Aug 2, 2003 (3 days)
Expense: $1,635.84
source

Destination: SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA-SHANNON, IRELAND-LONDON ENGLAND
Sponsor: Century Business Services Inc
Purpose: CONGRESSIONAL SEMINAR FOCUSING ON DOMESTIC & INTERNATIONAL ISSUES FACING THE 108TH CONGRESS
Date: Aug 5, 2003 (4 days)
Expense: $4,205.92
source

Destination: LONDON, ENGLAND-CINCINNATI, OHIO
Sponsor: Ripon Society and Ripon Educational Fund
Purpose: CONFERENCE WITH GOVERNMENT AND BUSINESS LEADERS TO DISCUSS ISSUES AFFECTING THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE U.S. AND GREAT BRITAIN
Date: Aug 10, 2003 (5 days)
Expense: $5,536.86
source

Destination: LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY/LIHUE, HAWAII/SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN 2004 AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 9, 2004 (7 days)
Expense: $9,634.00
source

Destination: SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA/WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN THE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN RAILROADS CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 16, 2004 (3 days)
Expense: $4,218.00
source

Destination: LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE COVERING AVIATION SECURITY & TRANSPORTATION ISSUES
Date: Aug 1, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $2,946.66
source

Destination: LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY/BOISE, IDAHO/SUN VALLEY, IDAHO
Sponsor: SECURIMETRICS INC
Purpose: OVERVIEW OF HOMELAND SECURITY PRODUCTS AND CAPABILITIES
Date: Aug 21, 2004 (4 days)
Expense: $4,160.80
source

Destination: KONA, HAWAII
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: PARTICIPATED IN 2005 AVIATION ISSUES CONFERENCE
Date: Jan 8, 2005 (7 days)
Expense: $12,636.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC/ORLANDO, FL
Sponsor: Association of American Railroads
Purpose: PARTICIPATE IN THE LEGISLATIVE CONFERENCE
Date: Feb 18, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $4,112.00
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, DC/WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, WEST VIRGINIA
Sponsor: CSX Corporation
Purpose: SEMINAR WITH CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS, COVERING A WIDE RANGE OF LEGISLATIVE ISSUES, INCLUDING TAX REFORM, TRANSPORTATION AND ENERGY POLICY
Date: May 27, 2005 (4 days)
Expense: $1,869.22
source

Destination: LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY/DUBLIN, IRELAND/WASHINGTON, DC
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: PARTICIPATED IN THE 2005 INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SECURITY CONFERENCE
Date: Jul 5, 2005 (5 days)
Expense: $12,383.20
source

Destination: WASHINGTON, D.C.-SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Sponsor: American Association of Airport Executives
Purpose: PARTICIPATION IN AVIATION SECURITY CONFERENCE
Date: Jul 30, 2005 (2 days)
Expense: $2,218.00
source

Destination: BOISE, IDAHO/HAMILTON, MONTANA/SUN VALLEY, IDAHO
Sponsor: SECURIMETRICS INC
Purpose: OVERVIEW OF HOMELAND SECURITY PRODUCTS AND CAPABILITIES
Date: Aug 21, 2005 (3 days)
Expense: $4,160.80
source


Congressional staff traveling under the office of Harold Rogers

Shannon Boles
Leslie Cupp
Victoria Ewing
Kevin Fromer
Michael Higdon
Roger Libby
Sarah Paff
William Smith



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,"