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Tentative agreement stalls strike

California State University (CSU) and the California Faculty Association (CFA) announced a tentative agreement, which ended all plans for a faculty strike. “The agreement has 10.5 percent increase in general salary increases for faculty over the three-year agreement and also ...

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News Briefs for April 8

CSU and CFA reach tentative agreement on strike The California State University (CSU) and California Faculty Association (CFA) announced Thursday a tentative agreement for the wage dispute which has postponed a threatened strike. Leaders of both the CSU and CFA ...

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Faculty Strike may be postponed

Updated Thursday The California State University (CSU) and California Faculty Association (CFA) announced Thursday a tentative agreement for the wage dispute which has postponed a threatened strike. Leaders of both the CSU and CFA will announce the tentative agreement on ...

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ASI and administrators continues to spread awareness about faculty strike

With a potential faculty strike loomings, Associated Students, Inc. and campus administrators are trying to keep students informed. “The faculty strike is imminent,” Provost Lynnette Zelezny said. “We are working very hard behind-the-scenes to make sure that this is the ...

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Report supports faculty strike

Students, administrators and faculty all have opinions on whether they are for or against a faculty strike, but a recently published non-binding fact-finder’s report sided with the faculty. “[The fact-finder] basically sided, unequivocally, with the faculty about what we deserve ...

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Both ASI presidential candidates express support for CFA

The election to pick a new student government starts Tuesday, but on Friday, during the ASI Presidential Debate, both candidates came out in support for the faculty in the CFA wage dispute with the CSU system. “I know a lot ...

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Faculty makes Valentine’s Day card for Castro

A Valentine’s Day card is usually signed with a message of love, but on Wednesday, Valentine’s Day cards were signed with messages of support and solidarity with faculty fighting for pay increases. The California Faculty Association (CFA) and the California ...

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Campus may grind to halt if faculty strikes in April

The faculty at Fresno State might go on strike for five days this semester. The California Faculty Association (CFA) announced Monday the dates of the potential five-day, systemwide strike from April 13 to 19. “Faculty is at a point where ...

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Faculty union and CSU in last stage of bargaining for salary increase

Red is the color of unity for the California Faculty Association members who are pledging to strike if the California State University chancellor’s office does not approve a higher salary increase. CFA members are now in the last step of ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Support our faculty in salary dispute

Carlos Jimenez — Special to The Collegian I’m writing this letter to raise our campus awareness of an issue that affects us all. It involves a 5 percent general salary raise for every faculty and a 2.65 percent service salary ...

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CSU faculty union overwhelmingly vote to strike

The union representing 23,000 faculty across the 23-campus California State University system announced Wednesday that more than 94 percent of its members voted to strike if ongoing labor negotiations between the two parties fail. At the heart of the labor ...

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CSU faculty union holds strike authorization vote

The union representing faculty at Fresno State and the rest of the California State University system is in the middle of holding a nine-day vote to authorize a strike if salary negotiations fail. The bargaining process began in May when ...

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Faculty union proposed strike at all CSU campuses for salary increase

Members of the California Faculty Association held a conference call on Wednesday about a possible strike that may take place on all 23 California State University campuses. The reason for the possible strike is a lack of salary increase for ...

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National park proposed to honor Cesar Chavez

The National Park Service proposed Thursday to Congress to honor farm-labor leader Cesar Chavez with a historic park at four sites in California and another in Arizona.

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Faculty begin voting today to authorize strike

For the next two weeks faculty members from the 23 CSUs will vote on whether or not to authorize the California Faculty Association Board of Directors call to strike. If a strike is authorized, each CSU will have two designated days during which faculty will withhold from work.

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Message to students about UAW job action‏ strike

As you may have heard, the United Auto Workers Local 4123 representing the Teaching Associates, Graduate Assistants and Instructional Student Assistants has voted to strike on campuses starting Wednesday, December 10, 2008.

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