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Category Archives: collective bargaining

AAUP Leadership in Midst of CUNY Activism

On October 20, The Excelsior, the student news site at Brooklyn College published an article titled “Brooklyn College PSC Continues to Press CUNY and the State.” At the top of the … Continue reading

November 21, 2015 · 5 Comments

Imagining the Future of Higher Education

Looking ahead to the second century of the AAUP’s existence, the November-December issue of Academe includes two articles that select a specific year as a springboard for imagining the future … Continue reading

November 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fighting for Five With the CFA

Yesterday more than a thousand California State University (CSU) faculty members, students, and their supporters marched through Long Beach, California to the CSU Office of the Chancellor, where the CSU … Continue reading

November 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fight for Five in the CSU!

Tomorrow members and supporters of the AAUP-affiliated California Faculty Association will gather at the California State University Chancellor’s Office, where the CSU Board of Trustees will be meeting, to urge … Continue reading

November 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

The AAUP Chapter at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

The photos have been provided by John McNay, President of the Ohio Conference of AAUP.

November 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Kent State Chapter of AAUP Has Scheduled a Strike Authorization Vote

The Kent State Chapter of AAUP is conducting a strike authorization vote between November 18 and November 22. In an article for the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Karen Farkas has provided … Continue reading

November 14, 2015 · 1 Comment

AAUP Files Amicus Brief in Friedrichs Fee Payer Case

The following is reposted from the AAUP website: On November 13, 2015, the AAUP filed with the American Federation of Teachers an amicus brief before the US Supreme Court arguing … Continue reading

November 13, 2015 · 1 Comment

Campus Faculty Association at University of Illinois on Salaita Settlement

This is the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Campus Faculty Association statement on the Steven Salaita settlement with the University of Illinois. The CFA, which has pursued with vigor and determination … Continue reading

November 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

CUNY Faculty and Staff Take Militant Action!

On the same day that the California Faculty Association (CFA) announced that 94% of its voting membership had voted to authorize strike actions, faculty and staff represented by another AAUP-affiliate, … Continue reading

November 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

CFA Members Vote to Authorize Strike Action!

The results are in: Over 94% of California Faculty Association (CFA) members who voted in balloting on whether to authorize strike actions said ‘Yes’ to authorize the CFA Board of … Continue reading

November 4, 2015 · 3 Comments



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