- Ana’s Adjunct Pay Petition
- Petition OR State U admin to recognize grad employees' bargaining unit
- Support forgiveness of student loans
- Tell Vice President Biden: Don't Blame Faculty for the High Cost of College; Most Are "Working Poor!"
Sure, that might be the mantra for the "new faculty majority" [increasingly organizing into faculty unions. Actually New Faculty Majority's is "Faculty working conditions are student learning conditions" but close enough], but in a large sense, the fight to normalize the work, pay and benefits of part-time/ contingent/ temporary/migratory/ irregular/ at-will/ auxiliary faculty, AKA “freeway fliers,” is one centered on dismantling the two-tiered system of inequitable pay and punitive treatment between tenure track faculty and non-tenure track faculty.
Chris Newfield has a new piece in the Chronicle of Higher Education: "How Unequal State Support Diminishes Degree Attainment"
CSU faculty, librarians, and counselors begin voting on rolling strike
UC Davis Police Chief Spicuzza retires effective Thursday.
UC admitted over 40% more out of state and international students in next year's entering class.
CSU may eliminate cash grants that help support up to half of its grad students.
David Crane's students think that the state should make UC go private.
Is UC Berkeley going to have to cover millions of dollars of losses on the new football stadium?
Berkeley joins with venture capitalists, University of Michigan, and ivy league institution in new online start-up.