Bargaining News

Session 13: Success in Negotiating Continuous Appointments for Instructors

October 07, 2015

We completed our bargaining over non-tenure track instructional faculty (NTTF). We have now conceptually agreed upon all of the details of a new system of continuous employment for our instructional NTTF. read more >

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HECC hires Dr. Veronica Dujon to lead university academic planning and policy

September 18, 2015

The Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC) is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Veronica Dujon as director for academic planning and policy read more >


Jury Rules for Former U. of Oregon Police Officer in Whistle-Blower Case

September 25, 2015

A federal jury has awarded $755,000 to a former public-safety officer at the University of Oregon after determining that his supervisors at the institution retaliated against him for blowing the whistle on mismanagement and a juvenile culture in the campus’s police department. read more >


Louisiana State U. Faculty Censures Administrators for Firing Profanity-Prone Professor

October 07, 2015

Louisiana State University’s Faculty Senate voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to censure three top administrators there over their dismissal of a tenured professor accused of creating a hostile environment in the classroom with obscene language and sexually explicit jokes. read more >