Students Support Faculty at the CSU BOT

As the CSU Faculty get ready for re-openers, the publication of the latest “White Papers” brings to light the consequences students face when faculty are underpaid. CSU Students from all over California showed support of their faculty at the May BOT meeting where the BOT was presented with the CFA petition signed by 35,000 supporters.

Petition: Reject Current Student Success Fees

SQE has another petition underway to try and staunch the latest round of fees and would-be fees. Here’s a summary of the situation: The CSU has attempted to raise fees every year for over a decade regardless of circumstances and in many cases justifying increases on speculation rather than research. The most recent attempt, Student Success Fees, has been in defiance of Governor Brown’s 4 year moratorium on tuition fee hikes for the CSU. And here is Students for Quality Education’s suggestions (nine total) : 1. 50% +1 of entire student body has to participate in vote. 2. A “Yes”...