Bargaining News

Tentative Agreement on New Ranks August 6th, 2014

August 07, 2014

On behalf of the AAUP Collective Bargaining Team, I’m pleased to announce that we reached agreement with PSU administration over salaries for the new Non-Tenure Track Faculty ranks as well as the procedures for re-ranking procedures. read more >

From Our Blog


Teaching Is Not a Business

August 19, 2014

TODAY’S education reformers believe that schools are broken and that business can supply the remedy. read more >


Oregon’s tuition-free ‘Pay It Forward’ college finance plan appears dead

August 18, 2014

Oregon's attention-getting proposal to offer students tuition-free college if they agree to repay a small portion of their earnings for years afterward got the official thumbs down from Oregon's higher education board this week. read more >


Faculty Against Rape

August 20, 2014

A new national organization, Faculty Against Rape, or FAR, aims to help professors obtain resources on campus sexual assault and to build a sense of community and protection among like-minded peers (FAR’s website tagline is “Protect your academic freedom”). read more >