Submitted by Ann McClure on Wed, 01/16/2013 - 6:48pm
The union representing professors at the 14 state universities are meeting with system negotiators today trying to bridge the divide between their respective bargaining positions on terms of a new contract.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 6:52pm
With the tentative agreement reached last week with coaches at the 14 state universities, that leaves only one contract that stands between the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and labor peace with its eight bargaining units.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Sun, 12/09/2012 - 5:51pm
The union representing non tenure-track faculty at the University of Michigan demanded equal pay for equal work while unveiling a new report Friday that shows lecturers earn about half the income for the courses they teach compared to tenured faculty.
Submitted by Ann McClure on Tue, 12/04/2012 - 5:44pm
The union representing faculty at the 14 state universities conducted an email blitz on Monday hoping to inundate Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Chancellor John Cavanaugh’s inbox with pleas from professors to settle a fair contract with them.