Tag: Admin

Amid student wage and faculty protest; Barchi announces free speech panel, strategies to undo RU screw

Fall semester’s first University Senate meeting ended with uncertainty about the future of faculty contract negotiations, updates to Rutgers student services and the announcement of a free speech advisory panel at Rutgers. At approximately 12:30 p.m. on Friday, members of the American Association of University Professors and American Federation of Teachers at Rutgers (Rutgers AAUP-AFT),… Read more »

Grad workers, undergrads pack Chancellor’s forum, demand answers

Taking action puts our issues front and center! Check out Katy Gray, union leader and doctoral student in the Rutgers University Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, with today’s Daily Targum – featuring the action Wednesday by graduate workers on the front page! Graduate workers and undergraduate supporters from Rutgers United Students Against Sweatshops (USAS) packed a… Read more »

Rutgers Has the Money

At our  Open the Books events on November 9, AAUP’s Professor of Accounting Howard Bunsis used Rutgers’ own audited books and budgets to reveal that faculty and staff continue to  generate big profits for the university. This treasure trove of information will be invaluable to all of the nearly 20,000 unionized employees heading into bargaining… Read more »