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AAUP and AFT Leaders Say Tentative Agreement At University of Oregon Is a Milestone for Academic Profession

WASHINGTON—National leaders of the American Association of University Professors and the American Federation of Teachers praised the historic agreement announced Thursday night between their joint affiliate, United Academics, and the University of Oregon. AAUP and AFT officials said the tentative two-year agreement demonstrates how the two unions are working together to strengthen colleges and universities [...]

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Union complaint in California has accreditors in the hot seat

The U.S. Department of Education has told the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) that it has until July 8th to provide a documented response to a complaint the accrediting agency received from the California Federation of Teachers and its City College of San Francisco affiliate. On April 30, CFT and AFT Local [...]

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Tenative Agreement Reached at Central Michigan!

hanks to everyone who emailed, called and generally supported the Union of Teaching Faculty (UTF) at Central Michigan.  They just announced that they have reached a tentative agreement and tomorrow’s planned protest will now be a celebration.  Congrats to UTF and AFT Michigan.  Here is the full media advisory. MEDIA ADVISORY Contact: Leigh Fifelski Tuesday, [...]

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