HIGHER ED FACULTY

Off the Pedestal

November 06, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Republican tax plan would cut off key source of borrowing and impose new taxes on wealthy institutions. Some see historic shift in view of elite universities from a public good worthy of sheltering from taxes to a source of funds for government. read more >

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The (Possible) Postdoc Union Boom

October 31, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

Could postdoc unions be the next big thing in collective bargaining among academics? Recent filing at University of Washington could be beginning of a new round of organizing. read more >

NEWSLETTER, SETTLEMENTS, GRIEVANCES

Portland Streetcar Grievance Resolved

October 26, 2017 / Phil Lesch

PSU Transportation and Parking Services send out email today announcing universal access to the Portland Streetcar network has been restored. read more >

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AGB Urges Trustees to Back Shared Governance

October 25, 2017 / Sabrina Balderama

The Board of Directors of the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges released a statement reminding trustees of the importance of shared governance. read more >