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Union members in HEO, CLT and Research series titles are continuing a university-wide petition campaign pressing CUNY to negotiate with the PSC on the implementation of the new time-sheet system. The petition calls on CUNY to negotiate about the timesheets, and demands that any new time-sheet system for HEOs and CLTs reflect the complexity of HEO and CLT jobs and the variability of their schedules. To volunteer for the workplace petition drive, HEOs and CLTs can contact PSC Organizing Director Deirdre Brill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
City Council Pathways Hearing, 2/25/14
On February 25, the City Council’s higher education committee held its first hearing on CUNY’s controversial Pathways curriculum. Faculty members warned that the narrower, administration-imposed curriculum is damaging the quality of students’ education. Read more.
"Calling on Albany" Radio Ad
PSC's statewide affiliate, NYSUT, has launched a radio ad campaign supporting the "Keep New York A State of Mind" campaign.
The campaign calls for increased state funding for both senior and community colleges of CUNY and SUNY, along with additional state investment to strengthen and expand student financial aid and opportunity programs. It also includes an innovative demand for the creation of an endowment to fund new full-time faculty and professional staff lines at CUNY and SUNY. The legislative platform is called the “Public Higher Education Quality Initiative.”