SBFA Announcements

7 months ago
Questions about new CalPERS CFO's background and experience should be taken seriously by the pension fund

This is a shocking story about CalPERS's new CFO's background.

The questions about the CalPERS CFO's background are legitimate. CalPERS needs to address them.

8 months ago
SBFA Response to ETD_OP.pdf

Dear Members,
Please see the attached letter from the UCSBFA to VP Carlson about the proposed changes to the Open Access policy for Dissertations that's currently under consideration by UCOP. If you have any comments or concerns about these changes, please email us at Thank you for your support.

Santa Barbara, Wednesday March 21, 2018 To: Susan Carlson VP for Academic Personnel and Programs (APP) UCOP Dear VP Carlson, UCSB FA appreciates the extended deadline for comments to the proposed ETD OA policy. We have taken advantage of this extension to gather information from existing reports ...

8 months ago
Still more on the upcoming Regents meeting

Some updates on the upcoming Regents meeting

News, information and comment from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Faculty Association.

10 months ago
MLK SB Brochure 2018 - Martin Luther King Jr Santa Barbara

Jan 12, 2018 at 04:15 AM MLK SB Brochure 2018 By MLK Santa Barbara Download Brochure Here... Posted in Featured Articles, MLK Santa Barbara Celebrations.

1 year ago
Sign the Petition: Protect Students and Vote No on the Tax Bill

It is critical that we stop this move on the part of the GOP to destroy graduate education.
Please consider signing.

The Republican tax bill currently before Congress will have a severe negative impact on students and higher education in the US. Sign the AAUP's petition urging members of Congress to protect students and vote no on the bill.

1 year ago
“Free Speech” Policy Could “Chill” Protected Speech on UNC Campuses

BY MICHAEL BEHRENT The “free speech” policy currently under consideration by the University of North Carolina Board of Governors could impose a “chill” on “constitutionally protected speech” on UN…