AFT, AFT-Oregon and Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation on the University of Oregon Graduate Employees’ Strike

For Immediate Release December 5, 2014 Contact: Richard Fowler 202-412-7745 rfowler@aft.org www.aft.org   AFT, AFT-Oregon and Graduate Employees Union on the University of Oregon Graduate Employees’ Strike EUGENE, Ore.—Statements from leaders of the American Federation of Teachers, AFT-Oregon and the Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation on the graduate workers’ strike at the University of Oregon, which [...]

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Materials from the Debt-Free Future Student Debt Webinar

We and our partners in the Debt-Free Future campaign would like to thank you for your interest in the student loan forgiveness options webinar we hosted last Thursday! We wanted to thank you for giving us an hour of your time to hear about student loan forgiveness options and ask such thoughtful questions. We will [...]

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Palomar College Takes CFPB Pledge

This fall, I was part of a group of part-time faculty members of AFT 6161 who launched a campaign calling on Palomar College to take the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) pledge to inform employees of their student loan repayment options and help them apply for loan forgiveness. We posted a petition on Coworker.org and circulated it among our [...]

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