I am pleased to announce that “CITIZENSHIP NOW!” the extraordinarily successful CUNY and Daily News Call-In that has helped 20,000 of New Yorkers with immigration questions, resumes today and continues through May 5. As interest in immigration issues intensifies around the nation, the need for this service is clear. Last year’s event resulted in an [...]
I am pleased to report to you that the University and the Professional Staff Congress/CUNY (PSC) have reached a tentative collective bargaining agreement. The tentative agreement, which covers the period November 1, 2002 through September 19, 2007, is subject to ratification by the union’s rank and file members and to adoption by the Board of [...]
I am delighted to announce the launch of one of The City University of New York’s most highly anticipated programs: the first-ever CUNY online baccalaureate degree. Beginning this fall, hundreds of people will be able to achieve their dream of finishing their college education-conveniently, at a price they can afford, and with the assurance of [...]
The New York State legislative leaders have reached agreement on budget restorations and enhancements to the FY2006-2007 Executive Budget for The City University of New York. Operating Assistance For the senior colleges, the budget agreement provides for a total of $67.5 million in additional state tax-levy support above the executive budget and includes: $45.7 million [...]
In a special legislative issue of CUNY Matters, Chancellor Goldstein proposes a new approach to funding The City University of New York, through a shared partnership, or compact.
Chancellor Goldstein’s testimony before the New York City Council Finance and Higher Education committees regarding the City Preliminary Budget for FY 2007.
Chancellor Goldstein’s presentation as a keynote speaker to the 2006 Sun Microsystems Worldwide Education & Research Conference in New York City.
I would like to update you on the February 16 negotiation session with the PSC, which was attended by representatives of the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations and the City’s Office of Labor Relations. At that session, the University presented an enhanced offer to the PSC, which addressed the three areas that the PSC articulated [...]
I am writing to provide you with an update on the status of the negotiations and our efforts to reach a collective bargaining agreement with the PSC. Following the settlement of several collective bargaining agreements between the City and its unions, the University and the PSC held negotiation sessions in which the parties used those [...]
Chancellor Goldstein testifies before the Senate Finance and Assembly Ways and Means committees regarding the 2006-07 State Executive Budget.