Fall 2009
Volume 21, Number 1


In this issue…

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Part-timers feel the brunt of biggest-ever cuts to colleges

“Share the pain” plan helps prevent layoffs in San Francisco

Chicano Studies professor advocates for adjuncts

CalSTRS to reconvene task force for part-timer retirement


  • New law allows part-timers to elect State Disability Insurance separately
  • CFT Part-Time Committee works to advance interests of contingent faculty
  • Join New Majority Faculty coalition for free
  • Mediator rules squarely in favor of adjuncts at College of the Canyons
  • AFT campaigns find new ways to tackle staffing crisis in higher education