Announcement: General Meeting

Stark AAUP will hold a general meeting on Monday January 5, 2015 at 12:00pm in room E215. This meeting is open to current Stark AAUP chapter members, and to any full or part time faculty member of Stark State College – current or emeritus. Our gathering will provide an opportunity for members to discuss current…

Announcement: General Meeting

Stark AAUP will hold a general meeting on Friday November 21, 2014 at 12:00pm in room E215. This meeting is open to current Stark AAUP chapter members, and to any full or part time faculty member of Stark State College – current or emeritus. Our gathering will provide an opportunity for members to discuss current…

SSC Financials Presentation

For those of you unable to attend Dr. Bunsis’ presentation “Demystifying the Money: An Inside Look into Community College Financials” on Friday October 31, videos and an accompanying presentation file are available below. Key takeaways from the presentation: SSC financial condition is strong – excellent cash flows, strong reserves, small debt Instructional costs are declining as…

Faculty and Hiring

According to the personnel actions listed in the Board meeting for October, Stark State College has made 44 new hires since 8/6/2014. Of these, 29 were instructional faculty hires: 22 Adjunct Instructors (per-hour, non-benefit eligible positions) 4 Assistant Instructors (per-hour, non-benefit eligible positions) 3 Instructors (full-time salaried, benefit-eligible positions) We are aware that there were…

Guest Presentation: Dr. Howard Bunsis

Stark AAUP is pleased to announce Dr. Howard J. Bunsis will present his lecture “Demystifying the Money: An Inside Look into Community College Financials” on Friday, October 31, 2014, at 11:30am in the Silk Auditorium. This presentation will address the effects of new funding models on community colleges with specific attention paid to Stark State…