Satire: Secretary Becomes President at Copperfield Community College

Satire: Secretary Becomes President at Copperfield Community College

by Jeffrey Ross, Copperfield Community College Freelance Journalist Irene Easley is “super psyched” to start her new job. The Copperfield Community College governing board today released a statement announcing the surprising appointment of an internal candidate to fill the long-vacated position of the institution’s president/CEO. The CCC board has determined that, after an extensive seven-month, […]

California Part-time faculty Association Asks Legislators for “Living Wage”

California Part-time faculty Association Asks Legislators for “Living Wage”

An advocacy organization that represents 40,000 part-time college instructors across California is urging Governor Jerry Brown to make a sea change in how part-timers at schools like Gavilan College—which depends heavily on part-time faculty—are compensated. The California Part-Time Faculty Association is asking the state to create a “living wage” for part-timers—who are often at the […]