CASU Spring 2014 Newsletter
Statewide Organizing

CASU Spring 2014 Newsletter

CALIFORNIA STUDENT UNION NEWSLETTER Issue #2, 5th of April 2014 [PDF] | Newsletter submission Guidelines Fight for CCSF The fight back around the threatened closure of San Francisco City College has reached a fever pitch. The unjust and illegal ACCJC, an accreditation body which covers California community colleges, has threatened the school with closure. In response … Continue reading

El Camino College to Open Social Justice Center & Program
Community College / Statewide Organizing

El Camino College to Open Social Justice Center & Program

Photo courtesy of El Camino College Social Justice Center | Pictured: Breanna von Stein & Robert DeWitz The Social Justice Program at El Camino College will be celebrating the grand opening of its partnering Social Justice Center on Thursday, February 13, 2014 from 1-3 pm. The El Camino College Social Justice Center & Program stemmed from the Occupy … Continue reading

Judge Blocks CCSF Accreditation Revocation
Community College / Statewide Organizing

Judge Blocks CCSF Accreditation Revocation

Photo by Michael Short San Francisco Superior Court Judge Curtis Karnow has ruled that the City College of San Francisco cannot be stripped of its accreditation in July 2014, as previously scheduled, until a trial can determine whether the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) acted lawfully in evaluating the school. The injunction filed by San … Continue reading

Humboldt State ASI President Resigns
California State University / Statewide Organizing

Humboldt State ASI President Resigns

Beating Rollin to the Punch, Student Body President Resigns Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA December, 2013 Reposted with the author’s permission Art by Jacob Bloom Effective immediately, I, Jacob Bloom, hereby resign from my position of Associated Students President, December 2, 2013. It was not an easy choice, but an obvious one that I have … Continue reading

Sign the Petition to Drop the Sanctions Against UCSD Students!
Statewide Organizing / University of California

Sign the Petition to Drop the Sanctions Against UCSD Students!

SIGN THE PETITION! Tell Chancellor Khosla, Assistant Vice Chancellor Gary Ratcliff and the Office of Student Conduct to drop the sanctions brought up against students for peaceful protest and stop trying to intimidate students from organizing at the University of California San Diego! From the UCSD Strike Committee: “We are a coalition of students formed … Continue reading

Featured Resource: Why We Strike (UCSC)
Statewide Organizing / University of California

Featured Resource: Why We Strike (UCSC)

Why We Strike: UC Lied to You A zine produced by the Autonomous Students group at UC Santa Cruz. Topics include a debrief of the November 20th, 2013 AFSCME/UAW strike, how strikes effect students, letters from campus groups M.E.Ch.A and Students Informing Now (S.I.N.), and awesome art from students on campus. For more resources, check … Continue reading