Pa. Faculty Union Plans Demonstration At Schools

Thursday, January 24, 2013
The union representing faculty at Pennsylvania's 14 public universities plans to demonstrate to protest what the union says are stalled contract talks. Patrick Burkhart, president of Slippery Rock University's union chapter, tells the Butler Eagle the demonstration will happen during Thursday's board of governor's meeting for the State System of Higher Education. The Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties says the state system is expected to offer a new comprehensive proposal before negotiations on Feb. 1.

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