UPDATED: Not all adjuncts treated alike at CUNY

The Professional Staff Congress – NYSUT’s second-largest higher education union representing academic and professional faculty at CUNY – has expressed outrage that  ex-CIA Director David Petraeus will be teaching one course a semester at the City University of New York for $150,000 a semester. That’s more than three times the median pay full-time, non-tenure-track faculty earn […]

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Health and safety advocate Greenbaum is PSC’s top ‘watchdog’

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NYSUT members stood up and cheered to sing the praises of Joan Greenbaum, a health and safety activist from the Professional Staff Congress, who was given the Unsung Heroes Award Friday night at NYSUT’s Health and Safety Leadership Conference. The retired CUNY computer science professor helped create a health and safety committee on each campus to make safer, […]

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Fight Back Friday: Fair funding

NYSUT members are gearing up to visit lawmakers in their offices next week. This is after they do their jobs all day. You can support your sisters and brothers as they advocate for what our schools, campuses and communities need. Write or call your lawmaker on any, or all, of the issues outlined below. Remember, […]

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PSC is in the house, and on the air

The Professional Staff Congress, which is rallying at the Capitol in Albany today to protest proposed state budget cuts to the university, has launched a targeted ad campaign telling lawmakers that they should make education a priority rather than giving tax breaks to the rich. PSC represents 22,000 instructional faculty at CUNY.

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