Bargaining News

Session 28: Ironing Out AP Issues

February 05, 2016

We had a number of outstanding AP issues (workload, scheduling, weather closures and terms of employment) left to discuss, but we had already generated possible solutions to many of these issues in previous sessions. We started the day off by looking at the options that were currently on the table. After we went over these options, we went into a caucus to consider them. read more >

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PSU-AAUP

Guest Speaker’s Howard Bunsis’ presentation: “The Financial Situation of Portland State University”

February 04, 2016

Howard Bunsis, Chair of the National AAUP Collective Bargaining Congress, will present his analysis and conclusions of the PSU audited financial statements. read more >

AAUP-OREGON

Report: More Oregonians finishing community college while non-residents boost universities

February 09, 2016

Out-of-state residents accounted for nearly one-third of the degrees and certificates awarded at Oregon's seven public universities during the 2014-15 school year, according to new figures released by a state agency Friday. read more >

HIGHER ED FACULTY

The Improvisational President

February 08, 2016

"We were able to predict college success by watching a video just as well as we did with transcripts and test scores." read more >