The California Faculty Association (CFA) today announced its plans to carry out a five-day strike in April, if a deal with the California State University system is not reached before then. A Cal State Long Beach professor described the “intransigence” of the CSU’s stance toward a five percent raise for faculty as creating a “Wal-Mart-like” university system.
Contestants will take the stage at Tincher Preparatory School’s auditorium Friday morning to test their brain power during the fourth-annual Jeopardy Championship Day—one of seven Jeapardy competitions to take place at different schools district-wide. The winner of the event will go home with two round-trip tickets, courtesy of JetBlue, the school announced this week.
After weeks of public scrutiny and a special public hearing last week to explain the revised parameters of a communication policy aimed at bettering engagement with the communities it serves, the Long Beach Community College District Board of Trustees approved the policy last night, but not without more last-second revisions.