CSU chancellor elect requests, gets salary cut

Incoming California State University (CSU) Chancellor Timothy White announced plans to take a 10 percent pay cut when he enters office in late December, a move the CSU Board of Trustees unanimously approved Wednesday. The CSU Board of Trustees, which…

The (picket) line in the sand

To strike, or not to strike — this is the real question put upon Cal Poly faculty this week as the state faculty union announced plans to strike if current contract negotiations fall through. Beginning April 16, the California Faculty…

Faculty union set to vote on strike

The California Faculty Association (CFA) will vote on whether to hold a system-wide strike next month, adding a new layer to more than a year of negotiations between the union and the California State University (CSU) system. If passed, the…

Entering a war zone: faculty vs. the CSU

I’ve never covered a war story before. I’ve never been one of those reporters in the trenches of some far-off country, dodging bullets while conducting interviews and getting footage that some would kill for (no pun intended). And I’m not…

California Faculty Association loses suit against CSU

The California State University (CSU) did not violate any public meetings laws in approving the salary of Cal Poly President Jeffrey Armstrong, the highest CSU president salary to date, according to a ruling by a Los Angeles judge last week.…

CSU faculty threatens strike in light of raise dispute

The California Faculty Association (CFA) called for a November strike against the California State University (CSU) system in protest of wage negotiation talks Wednesday at an eSummit online press conference, CFA members will meet at California State Dominguez Hills and East Bay Universities…

Senate Bill allows state of California to borrow money from UC, CSUs

California State Assembly passes Senate Bill 79 on July 11, allowing the state of California to borrow from the University of California and California State University.

Students, university to face tuition increase aftermath

The CSU Board of Trustees finalized an additional 12 percent increase in tuition on July 12.