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Professors content with salary increase but say more can be done

People join for salary increase protest and hold up signs that say,
Joanna Bautista November 30, 2016

CSUN professors say they are happy with the salary increase that was implemented earlier this year, but they feel more can still be done. Earlier this year, the California Faculty Association and California...

CFA approves tentative salary agreement

2 chancellors pictured at board meeting
Eric Licas May 3, 2016

Members of the California Faculty Association ratified a tentative salary deal Tuesday that will raise their salaries by at least 10.5 percent between now and the end of the 2017–2018 academic year.The...

CSU, CFA salary agreement approaches finalization

Board of Trustees sitting at their desks
Eric Licas April 28, 2016

Professors, lecturers, coaches, counselors and librarians will have until Friday to vote on the new tentative salary agreement that averted a strike on 23 California State Universities, earlier this month. The...

DC Society: Professors demonstrated America’s right to work

Picket sign of five percent logo
David Carter April 13, 2016

Professors planned to strike on April 13 in order to send a message to the California State University system, because they are tired of being paid insufficient and wanted change for the better. They averted...

Breakdown of CFA, CSU terms of three-year agreement

A group of protesters stand with pickets
Eric Licas April 8, 2016

The five-day strike threatening to cancel classes across the CSU's 23 campuses will not happen after a tentative agreement between the California Faculty Association and the CSU Board of Trustees was reached...

Tentative CFA, CSU salary agreement includes increases for all faculty, strike called off

Group of men and women carry signs in protest
Nicollette Ashtiani April 8, 2016

The potential upcoming strike, that California Faculty the Association was preparing across all 23 California State University Campuses, has been called off. After prolonged salary negotiations, the...

Twitter reacts to CFA strike postponement

CSUN special education professor Ivor Weiner drums along to protest chants at the CFA rally in Long Beach. Nov 17, 2015. Photo Credit: Daniel Shin
Julius Lasin April 7, 2016

The California State University and California Faculty Association came to a tentative agreement on salary, which has postponed schedule strikes on all 23 CSU campuses on April 13-15 and April 18-19. CSU,...

CSU, CFA to announce tentative agreement, 5-day strike postponed

CFA demonstrators gather in downtown Long Beach on Nov. 17, 2015. (Nicollette Ashtiani / The Sundial)
Brooke Holland April 7, 2016

The California Faculty Association announced that the planned five-day faculty strike across all of the 23 California State University campuses has been postponed, after a tentative salary agreement was...

Strike prep stalled as negotiations continue

Group rallies and carried picket signs
Ashley Grant April 7, 2016

The California State University system's statewide strike has been placed on hold while salary negotiations continue.On Wednesday, April 6, the California State University and California Faculty Association...

A.S. senate elections scheduled on possible CFA strike days

A.S. President Jorge Reyes and A.S. Vice President speak to senators about the CSU task force financial model proposal.
Ashley Grant March 31, 2016

Associated Students' stance on the California Faculty Association and California University administration negotiation and strike remains neutral. A.S. officials gave their view of the negotiation between...

Factfinding sides with CFA in faculty dispute, acknowledge tight funds

Supporters rally
Eric Licas March 28, 2016

The fact-finding report on the stalled faculty pay negotiations between the California State University and California Faculty Association contract became public Monday. Factfinder Bonnie Castrey sided...

Interactive timeline of CFA, CSU negotiations

Protester carries picket sign
Eric Licas March 18, 2016

A long chain of events led to the California Faculty Association's announcement of a potential strike scheduled for April 13–15, and April 18–19. The issue is rooted in the fallout of the economic...

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