Bargaining News

Session 20: Getting Ready to Talk About Pay

November 30, 2015

We had a short bargaining session yesterday. At the beginning, we presented a list of data that we’ll need from the administration to process economic issues. We’re going to attempt to use Interest-Based Bargaining to negotiate salary and benefits. Our facilitator has successfully used this process with other educational unions in Oregon, and she assures us that it can work. read more >

From Our Blog


Two new tentative agreements reached during contract negotiations

December 01, 2015

The University and AAUP are pleased to announce that we have come to two more tentative agreements during contract negotiations. read more >


Oregon cuts spending on higher education deeper than every state but one

November 16, 2015

Oregon slashed per-student spending on higher education more than all but one other state between 2000 and 2014, according to a new national study. read more >


Transparency Scrutinized

December 01, 2015

Lawmakers in some states are seeking more openness and transparency from public university governing boards. read more >