The Orion

Report sides with California Faculty Association in upcoming strike

From left to right: CFA field representative Jason Conwell, Professor Tim Sistrunk, and Counselor Mimi Bommersbach discuss the best way to hand out fliers to students. Photo credit: Ryan Corrall

George Johnston

March 28, 2016

A fact-finding report into the bargaining agreement between the California Faculty Association and California State University management became public Monday. It sided with the California Faculty Association over CSU management. The arbitrator, who chaired the fact-finding panel, suggested that...

Students caught in the crossfire of CSU strike

Philosophy professor and three-year CFA member Susanna Boxall is involved with the strike. Photo credit: Ryan Corrall

Eric Mcguire

March 7, 2016

There aren’t many cars on the road at 2 a.m. when Marilyn Sanders goes to work at In Motion Fitness. Around 8 a.m. she’ll be in class, and afterward she sets up in the library, poring over class readings and assignments. Between her job and the course load of her six classes as a senior majoring...

Gov. Brown’s CSU budget proposal short by $97 million

Darion Johnston, the Associated Students director or legislative affairs, went to the Capitol on March 2 with six other A.S. officers to advocate for increased state funding for the California State University system. Photo courtesy of Chico State.

Jenice Tupolo

March 24, 2015

6,900 qualified students could be receiving rejection letters next winter if the state does not come through with the $97 million requested by the California State University system. Gov. Jerry Brown proposed a 2015-16 budget of $119 million for the CSU, while the Board of Trustees says that $2...

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