Universities in Pennsylvania State System Brace for Possible Faculty Strike
October 18, 2016 from the Chronicle of Higher Ed [Originally from the Pittsburgh Post]
Faculty members in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education plan to go on strike Wednesday morning if contract negotiations do not yield a new contract,thePittsburgh Post-Gazettereports.
System officials and union representatives continued their talks Monday evening in order to avert a strike. An embargo on the negotiations has kept students, staff members, and the public in the dark, but an agreement seems possible. The union signaled in a statement on Friday that it would stay at the table past Sunday if there was progress.