Adjuncts Make Less Than Pet Sitters

by Lee Hall   Like most university teachers today, I am a low-paid contract worker. Now and then, a friend will ask: “Have you tried dog-walking on the side?” I have. Pet care, I can reveal, takes massive attention, energy and driving time. I’m friends with a full-time, professionally employed pet-sitter who’s done it for…

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Coast CCA Endorses Trustee Prinsky

Coast CCA has endorsed Trustee Lorraine Prinsky in the upcoming election. Dr. Prinsky has pointed out that she was the only Board member who voted for parity pay for adjunct faculty.  She worked with Assembly Member Medina on AB1690.  She has spoken up at Board meetings about how she thinks that adjunct faculty are treated like…

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