APSCUF Makes Contract Concessions for Quality Education; Ends Strike

The following is the text of a media release issued this afternoon by the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties (APSCUF):

The strike is over. 411 more words

Collective Bargaining

Tentative Agreement Reached To End PA State College Strike

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) – A tentative contract agreement has been reached between the Pennsylvania state system of high education and its largest faculty union.

In a prepared statement, The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties has accepted concessions to salary and benefits, in exchange for eliminating most of the changes the state system proposed in June. 228 more words


PASSHE Responds to APSCUF Contract Negotiations

PASSHE is busting myths about faculty contract

By: Marina Barnett

October 20, 2016

HARRISBURG– PASSHE (Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education) is responding to the APSCUF (Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties) strike. 80 more words


Faculty at 14 Pennsylvania Universitie Go On Strike as the Showdown Between PASSHE and ASPCUF Leave Students in the Lurch

My campus is full of knots of strikers. Sad students wander to classes and leave after nobody shows up to teach. Were like a bunch of zombies going through the motions. 81 more words


AAUP Supports APSCUF in Struggle for Quality Education, Fair Contract

The following statement was issued by Rudy Fichtenbaum, President of the American Association of University Professors, and Howard Bunsis, chair of the AAUP Collective Bargaining Congress: 90 more words


What a Very Good Day

Today is a big day, as I have successfully secured tickets for me and 3 of my friends to go to PAX East this year. Hotels and travel are mostly figured out too. 180 more words


Today October 19, 2016 the PASSHE system went on strike in over 30 years. That’s longer than I have been alive.

Why? How does something like this happen? 269 more words

My Journey