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September 11, 2017
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To the UC Berkeley Undocumented Student Community:

As the Board of the Berkeley Faculty Association (BFA) we write to you to declare our unequivocal opposition to the Trump Administration’s decision to rescind the DACA program. We denounce the Administration’s stated reasons for ending the program and the … Continue reading

September 5, 2017
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Letter to Chancellor Christ regarding Free Speech events

This letter to Chancellor Christ regarding Free Speech events was written by  chairs of Ethnic Studies, African American Studies, and Gender and Women’s Studies. Office of the Chancellor University of California, Berkeley 200 California Hall Berkeley, CA 94720-1500Dear Chancellor Christ,We … Continue reading

July 10, 2017
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BFA Letter to Mills College concerning the layoff of tenured faculty

Also see the AAUP chapter at Mills College response to the five layoffs of tenured faculty: “The Future of Tenure, Academic Freedom, and Shared Governance at Mills”   Sent via Electronic Mail To:       Elizabeth Hillman, President, Mills College  [president@mills.edu] … Continue reading

July 6, 2017
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CUCFA’s Letter Calling on Regents to Maintain the Employer Contribution Floor for Retiree Health

July 6, 2017 Regent Makarechian Chair, Finance and Capital Strategies Committee Office of the Secretary and Chief of Staff to the Regents 1111 Franklin St.12th floor Oakland, CA 94607 Mailed electronically to regentsoffice@ucop.edu for further distribution. Dear Regent Makarechian, We … Continue reading

July 3, 2017
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UC Berkeley transitions from spiralist to loyalist

Daily Cal Op-ed, July 3, 2017 UC Berkeley transitions from spiralist to loyalist By, Michael Burawoy and Celeste Langan On the announcement of Carol Christ’s appointment to Chancellor, a Berkeley alum wrote: “I took courses in Medieval Literature from her … Continue reading