Any news pertaining to the CSU system as a whole, not just CSULB. This includes news that affects all of the universities in the CSU system.

CFA ratifies tentative agreement

The California Faculty Association members approved the tentative agreement with the California State University system, with 97 percent of those who voted in favor of the deal. The ballot was held online April 22–29. Of the 23,000 CFA members, 63 percent voted.   “The [CSU] is pleased the [CFA] Board[Read More…]

CSULB signs Climate Leadership Commitment

Cal State Long Beach became a Charter Signatory to the Climate Leadership Commitment Thursday by pledging to have a more environmentally conscious and sustainable campus. CSULB will be responsible for keeping public records of climate target goals and their progress, all while incorporating sustainability into the university’s curriculum. “CSULB has[Read More…]

Long Beach women battle engineering gender gap

  Women have lived in space; astronaut Sally Ride was the first American woman in space when she conducted experiments and deployed satellites from the space shuttle Challenger in 1983. And women have died in space; astronaut Judith Resnik and space-flight participant Christa McAuliffe were part of the Challenger’s fatal[Read More…]

CFA and CSU announce terms of new deal

  California State University faculty would receive a 10.5 percent salary increase in the three-year tentative agreement between California Faculty Association labor leaders and CSU management, but whether the raise will really solve the faculty wage crisis, especially among non-tenure-track professors, remains uncertain. CSU Chancellor Timothy White and CFA President Jennifer[Read More…]

CSU and CFA leaders reach tentative agreement

The five-day strike that was scheduled to start Wednesday has been postponed after the California Faculty Association and the California State University management reached a tentative agreement. The two sides will hold a joint news conference Friday at 10 a.m. to announce on a “reopened contract” between CSU administration and[Read More…]

Fight for Five blackout

The California Faculty Association and California State University have announced a two-day blackout period as they resume negotiations in order to avoid the strike set to occur April 13-15 and 18-19. Members from both parties met on April 5 to discuss the effects the strike would have on students, faculty[Read More…]

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