Announcement: General Meeting

Stark AAUP will hold a general meeting on Friday August 21, 2015 at 1:00pm in room S204/205. 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 efforts…

Shared Sacrifices?

Follow-up: additional compensation information that was not included in the SSC salary index posted last month.The index will be updated to reflect this addition. Click here to access the full salary index. Stark AAUP received confirmation yesterday that SSC President Para Jones was awarded a $20,000 performance bonus (8.51% of base salary), authorized by the SSC Board…

Shame On You, Stark State College

In September 2014, Stark AAUP sent a letter to Stark State College’s Human Resources requesting domestic partner benefits be extended to our LGBTS colleagues and peers. As this topic was often brought to the administration’s attention, we felt it was yet another opportunity to ask the college to do the right thing. Unfortunately, we heard…

SSC Salary Index Update

The SSC Salary Index contains salary information for full-time employees at SSC, listed by division, department, job title, and fiscal year (July 1 through June 30). The dollar amounts listed in the index reflect base contract salary and do not include fringe benefits such as medical, dental, life, or retirement. Amounts shown also do not…

Presentation to SSC Board

On June 10, 2015, members of Stark AAUP executive leadership attended the SSC Board of Trustees meeting to further address the concerns outlined in our previous statement regarding the college’s announced plan linking employee compensation to student enrollment. For anyone who was unable to attend the meeting, the statements made by our chapter Secretary and…