The Open the Books coalition held two protests the week of the release of the Academic Program Prioritization recommendations.
The Open the Books coalition organized a candlelight vigil to honor the faculty members whose positions are being eliminated due to the APP.
The APPIC released its final recommendations for the APP in the “Shape of the College” document Feb. 18. The final recommendations recommend the elimination of 116 full-time equivalent faculty.
Inside Higher Ed, an education publication, published a story about the resistance to the Academic Program Prioritization process at the college.
President Shirley M. Collado condemned a display of signs and markings calling for financial transparency amid faculty, staff and program cuts.