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CSU strike averted

CSU strike averted

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
April 9
Filed under Campus, Metro, Showcase

The California Faculty Association has been engaged in a “Fight for 5” on behalf of staff and faculty members at all 23 Cal State University campuses to get a five percent raise across the board, among other things. That fight came to an end on Friday when the CFA and CSU reached a tentative agreement...

Resolution sought in faculty strike

Resolution sought in faculty strike

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
April 7
Filed under Campus, Metro

To strike or not to strike, that has become the question. On Tuesday the California Faculty Association and California State University system announced there would be a two-day “blackout period” in order to, “develop an agreement that not only settles this contract reopener but also can lead to a...

I Don’t Want to Strike, But I Must

I Don’t Want to Strike, But I Must

Nicholas L. Baham III, Ph.D. Professor of Ethnic Studies CSUEB CFA Chapter President
March 18
Filed under Campus, Op-ed, Opinion

Dear Colleagues, Staff, and Students of the CSUEB Community, You have all certainly heard by now that 26,000 California State University faculty will strike across the entire 23 campus CSU system on April 13-15 and April 18 and 19 unless CSU Chancellor Tim White agrees to a 5% pay raise for all faculty....

CFA prepares to strike

CFA prepares to strike

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor
February 18
Filed under Campus, Features, Showcase

For Cal State University students at the system’s 23 campuses, things are going to change, at least for a week. The California Faculty Association held a conference call on Feb. 12 for the media to ask questions about the impending system-wide strike set for April 13 to 15, 18 and 19. CFA President...

Strike looms for CSU faculty

Strike looms for CSU faculty

Louis LaVenture,
News and Campus editor
September 30
Filed under Campus, Showcase

On Sept. 24 the California Faculty Association announced they would hold a 10-day voting period from Oct. 19 to 28 to decide if they would go on strike. CFA President and Cal State East Bay professor of philosophy and public affairs administration, Jennifer Eagan, said at an address to CSU representa...

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