August 20, 2012

Press Release: Eastern Michigan Faculty Union Reaches Tentative Agreement with EMU Administration

Ypsilanti, Mich., August 17, 2012 – The EMU-AAUP (the Eastern Michigan Chapter of the American Association of University Professors) has reached a tentative agreement with the university’s administration on a new three-year contract. The EMU-AAUP is the bargaining agent for the full-time tenure track faculty at Eastern Michigan University. The existing contact expires at the end of the month, and the new contract will run through August 31, 2015.

The contract includes raises of 2% per year for each year of the contract, as well as changes in health care payments.  The contract also includes additional support and incentives for faculty research.

August 21, 2012

Tentative Agreement Powerpoint from today’s information session

Attached you will find the Powerpoint presentation given at today’s informational session.
August 29, 2012

Summary of Tentative Agreements

Attached you will find a Summary of Tentative Agreements
September 19, 2012

Howard Bunsis Speech to the Board of Regents 9/18/12

   We at the AAUP come before you today filled with the excitement of a new semester, and most importantly, with the satisfaction that we have a labor agreement that the faculty is very pleased with.