CFA Headlines • January 11, 2017

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Gov. releases his 2017-18 state budget plan, short of CSU Trustees’ budget request

CFA leaders and activists will be urging legislators to increase funding for the CSU following Gov. Jerry Brown’s low-ball funding of the university system.


Disturbing inequities in how CSU has been funded; CFA report to be released Thursday

This Thursday, CFA will release some disturbing findings in a report that looks at trends in state funding for the California State University system.

Click here to view the full report on CFA website starting at 10:30 am, Thursday.

The release comes as the state begins the annual debate over how much money the state will devote to a wide range of public goods, including the California State University.

On a news call to brief reporters, CFA President Jennifer Eagan will be joined by:


California Faculty: “Faculty in the Age of Two-Tier Hiring”

The Fall 2016 edition of California Faculty magazine, available online and in print through your campus CFA chapter, includes a conversation exploring the CSU’s two-tier hiring system—tenure-line and lecturer.


Links of the Week • January 11, 2017

Brown proposes more higher ed funding, but phasing out middle class scholarships
Ed Source