Bargaining Session 11 Update (7.10.19)

We met with the Administration’s bargaining team on Wednesday, July 10 from noon until 4:15 in the LaSells Stewart Center. Forty-four faculty members observed the bargaining session. The teams signed tentative agreements on two minor contract provisions, Parties and Notices. The Administration team said they had a counterproposal to the Academic Freedom article that Read more…

Bargaining Session 10 Update (6.28.19)

When we began bargaining with the administration team in November, both sides expressed a desire to work together to build a healthy relationship between the union and the university administration. Both sides also agreed that a good collective bargaining agreement was the foundation of a healthy relationship. Unfortunately, the administration Read more…

Bargaining Session 9 Update (6.17.19)

Your UAOSU bargaining team and the administration team met 8am–12pm on Monday, June 17 in LaSells Stewart Center. Nineteen faculty members observed the session. During this bargaining session, which coincided with the deadline for Spring 2019 grades, the administration continued to work zealously to deny us the rights and protected Read more…

Bargaining Session 8 Update (6.8.19)

Our bargaining team and the administration team met on Saturday, June 8, 2019 in the LaSells Stewart Center. Thirty-two faculty members were on hand to observe the session. The administration team arrived with one counter-proposal on grievances while our team brought forward five new proposals related to promotion and tenure. Read more…

Bargaining Session 2 Update (04.22.19)

The UAOSU Bargaining Team and the administration team met on Monday, April 22, from 9am to 1pm in the LaSells Stewart Center for our second substantive bargaining session. Forty-six faculty members observed bargaining. UAOSU introduced six new articles: discipline and termination for cause, dues deduction, union rights, leaves, family and medical leaves, and sabbatical leaves. The Read more…