Ballots will soon be mailed to full-time CUNY faculty in a vote on a no-confidence motion on the Pathways curriculum plan. The vote is being conducted by the American Arbitration Association, and will take place between May 9 and May 31.
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The May referendum on on the Pathways curriculum comes at a key moment for CUNY. “This vote is an opportunity to send an unequivocal message to CUNY’s new administration,” says PSC President Barbara Bowen. “A clear ‘no-confidence’ statement on Pathways will come at a strategic time.”
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From the moment her women’s studies classes begin, adjunct lecturer Patti Ackerman presides over a rolling series of discussions and debates that challenge her students to think about gender and its relationship to other issues such as race and class.