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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...

Strike Talk—legal guide to talking about strike

Group of demonstrators rally together
Nicollette Ashtiani April 5, 2016

With days left until the potential California Faculty Association strike across all 23 California State University campuses, strike talk has slowly made its way into classrooms. When the CFA announced...

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...

Strike Talk—students asked, we answered

Crowd of people carry picket signs
Daniel Robles March 17, 2016

The Sundial asked students what questions were on their mind about the California State University administration and the California Faculty Association. The information was provided by the CFA and...

What, when of the picket lines

A CFA demonstrator’s sign on Nov. 18, at the California State University Chancellor’s office in downtown Long Beach. The union members seek a 5 percent salary raise for faculty. File Photo / The Sundial
Brooke Holland March 14, 2016

The California Faculty Association Board of Directors has announced the tentative times and days for a five-day strike on all 23 California State University campuses. Faculty members plans to strike...

Strike Impact Remains Uncertain

The California Faculty Association and its supporters march through downtown Long Beach on Nov. 17, 2015 for better wages. Photo credit: Nicollette Ashtiani
Eric Licas March 10, 2016

Members of the California Faculty Association disagree with California State University administrators on what a possible state-wide strike might look like, but neither believes it should affect students’...

CFA President gives update on strike

The CFA and CSU are currently in the fact-finding phase of negotiations. A strike cannot take place until 10 days after a report on the dispute is released by fact-finder Bonnie Prouty Castrey. Signs held during the CFA informational picket on campus on Nov. 8, 2011. (Andres Aguila/ The Sundial)
Eric Licas February 22, 2016

Negotiation remains an option in the dispute between the California Faculty Association and California State University administration, but the CFA continues to prepare to strike, according to CFA President...

CSU Faculty release potential strike date

CFA demonstrators gather in downtown Long Beach on Nov. 17, 2015. (Nicollette Ashtiani / The Sundial)
Nicollette Ashtiani February 10, 2016

The California Faculty Association’s Board of Directors have released the dates of the potential five-day strike, approved in a vote last semester. CFA members will strike if they cannot come to an agreement...

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