PSC Treasurer Sharon Persinger will be hold an open session to present and respond to questions about the proposed union budget for the coming year on Thursday, November 21 before the Delegate Assembly from 5-6 PM in the PSC Union Hall (61 Broadway, 16th floor). Members of the PSC are invited to attend this question-and-answer session prior to the Delegate Assembly’s vote on the budget.
In honor of National Bullying Prevention Month, PSC's HEO and CLT chapters will host a forum at their cross-campus units meeting to discuss workplace bullying, learn what can be done about it and how we can take action to STOP it.
Workplace Bullying in Academia
Monday, October 7, 2019
6:30 PM – 9:00 PM
PSC Central Office, 61 Broadway, 16th Floor
Light refreshments served at 6:00 PM / Meeting begins at 6:30 PM
Academic Freedom is Under Attack as Never Before
Joan Wallach Scott and Henry Reichman, both long-time members of the AAUP Committee on Academic Freedom and Tenure, will talk about academic freedom, its difference from the right of free speech, as well as about the history and current attacks on it.
The U.S. Treasury Department says sanctions “accomplish foreign policy and national security goals,” such as the overthrow of the government of Venezuela. A roundtable discussion sponsored by the PSC International Committee will address the questions: Are sanctions a weapon of modern “hybrid war” or a diplomatic tool? Are they non-violent persuasion or a medieval siege? If we oppose U.S. endless wars, should we also oppose U.S. sanctions? The discussion, featuring experts on U.S.
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On April 17th, State Senators Tony Ann Stavisky and John Liu will host an event moderated by the Queens College PSC Chapter – a Public Hearing on the Future of CUNY. Also present will be representatives from PSC’s leadership TBD.
Please let your students know about the following event THIS WEEK: Thursday, 3/21, Patio Room, 1 PM, Higher Education Forum with Senator Toby Ann Stavisky, who both represents Queens College AND is the chairperson of Senate Higher Education Committee. This is THE opportunity for OUR students to give testimony to the senator as negotiations with Governor Andrew Cuomo over financing for CUNY and Queens College take place during the next two weeks.
For the Public Good: Health Care, Environment, and Education
April 15, 9:00-3:00, E-242
Volunteers are needed, and classes are welcome. RSVP for classes to avoid overcrowding.