Explanation of why Membership Dues Increased

Members have asked why annual membership dues for those working full-time rose from $308 last year to $322.50 this year.  The increase includes a $10 emergency assessment from each member.  The assessment was approved by delegates to the Representative Assembly of ACSUM’s nationwide affiliate, the […]

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In Response to Maine Heritage Policy Center Article

On October 12, the Maine Heritage Policy Center issued a report on compensation in the University of Maine System.  You can read it online at: http://www.mainepolicy.org/2011/10/university-of-maine-payroll-and-spending-data-updated-on-maineopengov-org/ By emphasizing large numbers taken out of context, the MHPC report gives the impression that UMS employees were somehow […]

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