Part-timers Losing Money

Rising health insurance costs will leave some Glendale Community College instructors losing chunks of their paychecks, with one part-time faculty member facing the possibility of taking home only 40 percent of her monthly salary due to increased coverage rates, faculty representatives said. Harriet Cohen is one of the college’s 61 adjunct, or part-time, instructors who rely on a shrinking assistance fund to help them cover payments to health care provider Blue Shield of California. Cohen, like other instructors participating in the HMO health care program for part-time faculty, recently received a notice that her monthly payment for a family of […]
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