Archive for April 9, 2014

SUNY Student Assembly Passes $5K Resolution, Depite Opposition from Governor Cuomo

Reynaldo Muniz III at SUNY Assembly

Reynaldo Muniz III at SUNY Student Assembly

Despite the reported opposition from New York’s Governor Andrew Cuomo, the resolution supporting a $5,000 minimum starting salary per course for adjuncts was debated and passed April 4 by the statewide SUNY Student Assembly, which represents some 463,000 students.

The following report is by James DeArce, an adjunct at SUNY New Paltz, who is both a nursing student and Student Trustee Member of the Board of Trustees at SUNY Ulster County Community College: MORE