AAUP Winter Break Unemployment Workshop Series

lockwise from left; the Denver Press
Club Dec. 17; Louisville
Public Library
Dec. 19; Castle Rock Public Library, Dec.
20, lower left.
Our workshop series
brought together scores of adjunct
faculty from a variety of disciplines.
We walked through the steps to apply for unemployment insurance benefits for
the 2017-18 Winter Break.


December 15, 2017: Two more Unemployment Workshops slated for CCCS Boulder County and El Paso County adjunct faculty facing zero earnings until mid-January.

December 14, 2017: Unemployment Workshop, Denver Press Club, will help CCCS adjunct faculty apply for UI benefits during Winter Break 2017-2018. CCCS Adjunct Faculty are invited to attend. Details in the press release.

October, 2017: Campus Equity Week 2017: Tailgate party, Vitamin AAUP, Operation Pumpkin, etc. (see photos).

September, 2017: The Guardian
(int'l coverage, with CCCS adjunct faculty)

September 2017: Daily Kos  (int'l coverage, with link to our Adjunct Cookbook)

September 2017: The Alternet (more int'l coverage, more on Adjunct Cookbook)

September 2017: Jezebel (more int'l coverage, with CCCS adjunct faculty)

Aug. 2017: Westword
Philosophy instructor Nate Bork was fired from his job at the Community College of Aurora four weeks into the fall semester — and just days after he’d informed administrators of his concerns about whether a mandated class redesign was lowering academic standards.
Photo of Nate Bork, courtesy Anthony Camera, Westword

June 2017: The Adjunct Coloring Book - Buy your copy today!
May, 2016: Crossword Puzzle Workplace Questions for CCCS Adjunct Faculty 
                    Solution for Workplace Questions Crossword Puzzle
February, 2016:Our Response to the CCCS Adjunct Task Force Recommendation

Don Eron, AAUP Committee A, explains faculty rights, Mini-Innie, July 2015.

Hank Reichman, AAUP VP, at Mini-Innie, July, 2015.

Adjunct uses a microscope to find 3% ($4.80/week) CCCS pay raise for 4,600 adjuncts, Dec. 2015.
Community College of Denver, Adjunct Survival Workshop, Oct. 2015.
Red Rocks Chapter, Campus Equity Week, Oct. 2014.

Howard Bunsis, AAUP CBC Chair, at Mini-Innie, 2015.
The morning session was held at the Bittersweet Cafe, Mini-Innie, 2015.

Selling copies of "The Adjunct Cookbook," nice and NAWD-ey, Feb. 2015.
Fall 2015: Adjunct Survival Workshops on two CCCS campuses to connect adjunct faculty with our city, county, and state contacts for food, housing, and utility bill help, low-cost health-care coverage and PERA retirement planning. (For details, see "Events" listing at left.)
Fall 2015: Campus Equity Week: Watch Professors in Poverty (features local AAUP members)
Summer 2015: The Mini-Innie delivered maximum results for metro-area community college faculty organizers. (For details, see "Events" listing at left.)
Spring 2015: Rocky Mountain PBS investigates abysmal working conditions of half of the CCCS workforce: its 4,000+ adjuncts
Television broadcast: Rocky Mountain PBS
Ft. Collins Coloradoan (front page story):
Colo. community colleges lean on low-paid adjuncts

Feb. 2015: National Adjunct Walkout Day (see more in "Events" tab at left).
Auraria Campus Adjuncts Speak Out:

Auraria Campus Adjunct Speak Out

2015 will be our best year yet!

Photos from Campus Equity Weeks, 2012- 2014