Bargaining News

Sessions 2-3: Consensus on Forming a Sick Leave Bank

July 21, 2015

In the 2015-2017 AAUP contract, we’ll establish a Sick Leave Bank read more >

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Ch Ch Ch Changes…

July 29, 2015

Over the summer and spilling into next year, Portland State’s campus is getting a facelift through the implementation of several capital projects. read more >


PERS Board lowers pension investment return assumption; increased costs coming

July 31, 2015

The board of Oregon's public pension fund voted Friday to reduce its key actuarial assumption – the system's assumed earnings rate - from 7.75 percent to 7.5 percent to reflect lower expected returns from its investments. read more >


In First Contract, UConn Grad Assistants Win Raises and Much More

July 31, 2015

Twenty-two-hundred University of Connecticut graduate assistants (GAs) won a first contract that features big economic gains as well as social justice provisions affecting international students, transgender workers, and women. read more >