Headline

July 2009

Issues of the CFA Headlines weekly newsletter from July 2009

CFA Headlines July 7, 2009

  1. BUDGET CUTS AND FURLOUGH TALKS

    1. CFA members, Open Letter tell Trustees, “CSU needs stronger, better leadership”
    2. CFA Board to discuss furloughs Tuesday night
  2. EXECUTIVE WATCH

    1. Chancellor Reed hires no-bid private lobbyists to fight accountability legislation
    2. Assembly committee approves SB 218, AB 656
    3. Sonoma State Foundation betrays its mission
  3. TAKING ACTION

    1. Faculty publish op-ed articles and letters to editors to garner public support

CFA Headlines July 8, 2009 (pdf)

Special
CFA Board Votes to Put Chancellor’s Furlough Proposal to a Membership Vote

CFA Headlines July 13, 2009 (pdf)

Special
Voting Begins on Furloughs

CFA Headlines July 14, 2009 (pdf)

  1. FURLOUGH VOTE

    1. Update on furlough vote from CFA officers
  2. TAKE ACTION

    1. Faculty, students to take their message to Trustees July 21
    2. Tell the Gov – don’t let California go up in smoke!
  3. THE STATE BUDGET

    1. No end in sight for budget negotiations
    2. UC regents to furlough, cut pay for faculty and staff
    3. Faculty member opines on need for transparency
    4. CSU BOARD OF TRUSTEES
    5. CSU closes Spring admission
    6. Student fees to rise 20%

CFA Headlines July 17, 2009

Special
Furlough Voting Update

CFA Headlines July 21, 2009 (pdf)

  1. TRUSTEES, STUDENTS

    1. Students hold 48-hour vigil protest leading up to Trustees’ meeting
    2. Trustees: We’re hiking student fees again anyway
    3. “Old guy” Reed “just amazed” by budget crisis
    4. CFA President on KQED Radio’s “Forum” Thursday
  2. FURLOUGH

    1. Faculty still voting on Reed furlough plan—deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday
  3. TAKING ACTION

    1. Powerful faculty op-eds spread message
  4. EXECUTIVE WATCH

    1. Corrupt Fresno cinema deal latest evidence of need for SB 218
    2. CFA letter to attorney general cited
    3. Sac Bee: “End secrecy for campus nonprofits”
  5. OTHER NEWS

    1. State budget deal reached—rundown of the most painful non-CSU cuts
    2. Resources for lecturers
    3. AAUP assists Muslim scholar; offers complimentary memberships to CFA members

CFA Headlines July 23, 2009

Special
Voting Concludes on Furlough Proposal

CFA Headlines July 24, 2009

Special
Faculty Vote to Accept Furlough Proposal

CFA Headlines July 28, 2009

  1. furloughs

    1. Faculty vote yes to furloughs, no confidence in chancellor
    2. View news coverage of the furlough announcement
    3. Get involved
  2. the state budget

    1. Gov. signs state budget
    2. Chancellor, faculty editorialize on budget priorities
    3. View news coverage of student protest on fee hikes

CFA Headlines July 29

Special
CFA Board Approves Side Letter on Faculty Furlough