8.5.20 COVID Bargaining Update

On July 30, we met again with representatives from the administration to bargain over the impacts of the resumption of in-person work across OSU’s campuses, extension offices, and research stations.  And, once again, a primary topic of discussion was our proposed Memorandum of Understanding that would allow each faculty member Read more…

Update for 12/17/19 Bargaining Session

Your UAOSU bargaining team and the administration team met 2–5 pm on Tuesday, December 17 in the LaSells Stewart Center. The session focused on the Administration team’s Compensation counter-proposal, from which three issues arose: Pay Increases: The Administration’s proposal now recognizes that all bargaining unit members should be eligible for Read more…

Bargaining Session 22 Update (10.05.19)

During the bargaining session on Saturday at OSU-Cascades, the administration took a new stance that would radically weaken compensation and job protections for faculty. Among the administration’s most troubling proposals were: Refusing to guarantee the current level of employer contributions to and quality of our health-insurance and retirement benefits, which Read more…