AAUP Oregon News

  Dec 7, 2014     2997 Views     Leave your thoughts  

What's Going On at AAUP-Oregon - by Margaret Butler, Executive Director Building the Movement - by Jóse Padin, President In the News Chapter Updates - PSU - UofO - OSU - Marylhurst Save the Date!     What's Going On! by Margaret Butler, Executive Director Welcome to the first newsletter of AAUP-Oregon.  You are receiving this newsletter because you are a member of AAUP-Oregon—either through your AAUP chapter, or as an individual. Leaders from PSU-AAUP, United Academics at the University of Oregon, and the AAUP advocacy chapter at Oregon State came together in 2012 and 2013 to rebuild an AAUP…

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Support UO Grad Student Strike

  Dec 6, 2014     1768 Views     Leave your thoughts  

We had hoped that the graduate teaching fellows at University of Oregon would be celebrating a fair contract this weekend. Unfortunately, the university administration continues to refuse to include any form of paid leave in their collective bargaining agreement; this is the key issue that led to the strike. Support the strike, click here to send a message to Interim President Scott Coltrane now. UO administrators have announced that they will grade students themselves, based on their performance up until finals. The GTFs have also set up a strike fund.  You can donate here.  The union was heartened last week when…

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