PSC Raises Key Issue in Hearing on Aetna Medicare Advantage Contract
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‘Not a radical idea’: Students, staff, supporters march over Brooklyn Bridge for CUNY funding
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CUNY Administration Cracks Down on Student and Worker-Run Food Pantry
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CUNY students demonstrate against proposed tuition hike
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Over 100 CUNY department chairs sign letter blasting university’s handling of financial crisis
The City University of New York professors are furious with the public university system’s handling of its financial crisis — and warning that the “micromanaging” hiring procedures will cost it…
Special Retiree Chapter Meeting
March 27, 2023 · 1:00 pm — 3:00 pm
Committee for Adjuncts and Part-Timers (CAP) Meeting
March 31, 2023 · 2:30 pm
Ballots Mailed for 2023 Chapter Elections
April 3, 2023 · 9:00 am
Safety Net Committee
April 11, 2023 · 10:00 am — 12:00 pm
Please send the New Deal for Higher Education letter to legislators right now!
NYSUT, the PSC’s statewide union affiliate, has taken up our New Deal campaign, and generalized it to both CUNY and SUNY. They are calling for $4.7 billion in new investment for both university systems. This is another sign that our campaign has power and another opportunity to show Albany that there is broad support for fully funded public higher education.
March 2023 Clarion
It's time for a new contract. Read about the union rally, demanding that CUNY begin bargaining, the PSC bargaining agenda passed by the union's delegate assembly and the elected officials who are central to state and city budget negotiations. Members also push back against class cuts in Queens, and one HEO at KCC wins an arbitration against 'excessive' work.
Rights & Benefits
PSC is Here for You
If You Are Being Disciplined
You have the right to union representation whenever you are the subject of disciplinary proceedings or whenever you might become the subject of disciplinary proceedings.
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Review Your Personnel File
The right to review the contents of one’s personal personnel file is enshrined in the PSC-CUNY contract and, in many instances, Research Foundation contracts as well.
Check Your Pension Contributions
Demand accurate records & competent pension servicing.
A Forceful Advocate
The Professional Staff Congress is the union that represents 30,000 faculty and staff at the City University of New York and the CUNY Research Foundation. We are dedicated to advancing the professional lives of our members, enhancing their terms and conditions of employment, and maintaining the strength and educational excellence of the nation’s largest urban public university.
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