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The Olympian, Higher education: Part-time pay, full-time positions at issue

[1/19/07] College faculty unions are making the case this year that offering higher pay to part-time instructors and adding full-time positions could improve graduation rates and student learning. (more)

Higher Ed Summit Brings Together Stakeholders' on State Disinvestment

In an effort to address the state’s declining investment in higher education, students, faculty, community organizations, and labor unions will meet on Saturday, Oct. 25th, in Tacoma to develop strategies and solutions to reverse this trend during the 2015 legislative session.

Washington State is ranked fourth in the country for decreased state funding per full-time equivalent (FTE) and ninth in the country for the largest tuition increases during 2008-2012.