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Protest at the CUNY Trustees mtg May 20

4PM Monday, May 20 Protest at the Trustees Meeting


Stand with your fellow CUNY workers to protect our jobs, defend our rights, demand fair raises and improve the terms and conditions of our work. Demand the respect that we’ve earned.

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Demonstration at CUNY Central - May 2nd

National and State Labor Leaders Join Faculty and Staff at Protest to Demand ‘Hands Off CUNY Job Security!’

Ten prominent union presidents, including those at the May 2nd protest, signed a letter that urges CUNY Chancellor Felix Matos Rodriguez and CUNY Board Chairperson William Thompson to expand–not abandon–job security for CUNY adjuncts.

State Budget Lobbying - group shot from March 26

No New Deal but Above Flat in a Tough Year

State Budget Results

Thanks to your last minute phone calls, activism, and support, we’ve closed the state budget fight in a stronger position than expected.

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Bargaining Updates 15 & 16

At the April 11th session, the first following CUNY management’s comprehensive proposal, the PSC responded to the insufficiencies and problems with their initial framework... Management must work with the state and city to bring more money to the table, the PSC bargaining team insisted.

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Andrea Vásquez

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May 16, 2024

OP-ED: Looking Back to Understand this Moment at CUNY

In 1968, when attending junior high school in Brooklyn, my friends and I would cut class to travel up to Columbia University to watch and participate in the student-led Vietnam…

May 8, 2024

Can Curbing CUNY’s Carbon Footprint Help Tackle Its Maintenance Problems?

More than half of CUNY’s buildings are 50 years old or older. That’s a problem for the environment: older buildings tend to consume larger quantities of energy, generating more of…

May 8, 2024

CUNY Rising Alliance Continues Advocacy at Board of Trustees Hearing

On April 1st, the CUNY stakeholders attended a hearing with the Board of Trustees to voice their grievances about the current state of CUNY, and to advocate for policy measures.…

May 6, 2024

Actions at CUNY Central

National and State Labor Leaders Join Faculty and Staff at Protest to Demand ‘Hands Off CUNY Job Security!’ More than 100 leaders and activists representing 21 NYSUT locals and PSC…

May 6, 2024

Drop the Charges Against the CUNY Students and Employees Arrested at CCNY the Night of April 30

The Professional Staff Congress calls on the CUNY Chancellor to urge the District Attorney to drop the charges against the CUNY students and employees arrested the night of April 30…


Legislation Committee Meeting

May 21, 2024 · 6:30 pm8:00 pm

Delegate Assembly Meeting

May 23, 2024 · 6:30 pm May 23, 2024 · 9:00 pm

Watchdog Update Meeting

May 23, 2024 · 3:30 pm4:30 pm

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Protest at the CUNY Trustees Meeting-NEW LOCATION-May 20th at Bronx Community College