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Posted July 18, 2013 in CCA Advocate

CCA CTA mobilizes against attempts to further privatize public colleges

Underfunding is the real issue

Faculty leaders are becoming increasingly concerned about two bills in the Legislature that could open the door to the privatization of public colleges...

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Posted July 17, 2013 in CCA Advocate

College of Sequoias faculty works to overcome threat to accreditation

ACCJC sanction roils campus

Although San Francisco’s City College has been at the eye of the recent accreditation storm, instructors at the College of the Sequoias in Visalia...

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Posted July 17, 2013 in CCA Advocate

Contemplating the past with an eye toward the future

CCA/CTA will be there

By Lynette Nyaggah  CCA President

As I write my first Advocate column as CCA president, I am contemplating our past and our future. ...

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Posted July 17, 2013 in CCA Advocate

Faculty leaders appeal to Accrediting Commission for more transparency

ACCJC reacts dismissively in meeting

Community college faculty, students and even the media had a rude awakening when they attempted to gain entrance to a public session of the...

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Posted July 17, 2013 in CCA Advocate

Veteran faculty activist Nyaggah sets her goals as new CCA president

She hopes to encourage a new generation of union members

As a professor of linguistics, Lynette Nyaggah is likely to call on her academic background in her new role as the 29th...

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Posted March 11, 2013 in CCA Advocate

Following death of campus activist Southwest chapter rolls the union on

Phil Lopez was formidable figure

The untimely death of a union brother and colleague is always a shock, but the members of the Southwestern College Faculty Association were taught well by...

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Posted March 08, 2013 in CCA Advocate

Candidates for CCA President

Lynette Nyaggah

I am Lynette Nyaggah, candidate for CCA President. I come from a family of teachers and union supporters whose belief in unionism and devotion to teaching prepared me for my...

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Posted February 11, 2013 in California Educator

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A day in the life of a school nurse

She doesn’t wear white. And she doesn’t back off if she thinks a student’s health is at risk.

Meet school nurse Colette McGeough, who wears sandals instead of sturdy white...

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Posted March 01, 2012 in CCA Advocate

‘Student Success Task Force’ proposals could erode community college mission

A reform package approved by the Board of Governors to help more community college students reach their educational goals is loaded with unintended consequences that could erode the mission of the California...

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Posted March 01, 2012 in CCA Advocate

CCA joins broad coalition in support of Governor's funding initiative

Voters will have a chance to increase funding for education and essential public services, begin to restore tax fairness in California, and address the growing state debt by approving the Governor’s...

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