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October 25, 2010
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Fall Election, 2010

BFA believes that faculty, staff and students need to help mobilize the people of California to support public higher education. There are things that can be done to improve state funding of the university and all education in the state.
Richard Walker, the Vice Chair of the Berkeley Faculty Association, on the ballot propositions:
Here is my take on the ballot propositions coming up. First, for a table with basic information on each proposition, clear here: Ballotpedia
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October 20, 2010
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Teach the Budget

A useful crib sheet for anyone teaching about the budget crisis at UC, prepared by the Graduate Student Organizing Committee at UC Santa Cruz, Fall 2010. (click to download) Budget Curriculum (Teaching Aid) – GSOC- Fall 2010

October 14, 2010
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BFA Report on Pension Crisis

BFA Member Alert: Saving UC’s Pension Plan October 14, 2010 As most faculty know, UC’s pension plan, the University of California Retirement Plan (UCRP), faces a dire problem of a growing unfunded liability, as funds have not been contributed to … Continue reading