Spoon River College http://tspr.org en Contract Approved for Spoon River College Teachers http://tspr.org/post/contract-approved-spoon-river-college-teachers <p>It did not take long to settle a new contract for faculty at<a href="http://www.src.edu/Pages/default.aspx" target="_blank"> Spoon River College</a>. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:12:07 +0000 Rich Egger 57159 at http://tspr.org Contract Approved for Spoon River College Teachers SRC Moves Forward on 4.3 Mil. Bond Issue http://tspr.org/post/src-moves-forward-43-mil-bond-issue <p>Spoon River College moved one step closer to realizing something that was included in the original plans for its Canton Campus. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 14:18:33 +0000 Scott Stuntz 42722 at http://tspr.org SRC Moves Forward on 4.3 Mil. Bond Issue SRC Still Waiting for New Macomb Campus http://tspr.org/post/src-still-waiting-new-macomb-campus <p>It’s been several years since Spoon River College acquired a former furniture store on East Jackson Street in Macomb, hoping to convert it into its new Macomb campus. Mon, 01 Jul 2013 23:45:22 +0000 Rich Egger 36589 at http://tspr.org SRC Still Waiting for New Macomb Campus Final Approval Given to SRC Faculty Contract http://tspr.org/post/final-approval-given-src-faculty-contract <p>The Spoon River College Board of Trustees voted during a special meeting on February 6 to approve the new two-year contract with full-time faculty.</p><p>The agreement had already been ratified by teachers.</p><p></p><p>College President Curt Oldfield considers it a good contract.</p><p>“It weaves in the changes that the faculty were requesting. So we were able to have a mutually beneficial contract that met the needs of the faculty and their bargaining unit and also met the needs of the Board of Trustees to keep expenses in line with budgets that were created,” Oldfield said.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 20:28:55 +0000 Rich Egger 28595 at http://tspr.org Final Approval Given to SRC Faculty Contract SRC, Teachers Reach Contract Agreement http://tspr.org/post/src-teachers-reach-contract-agreement <p>A lengthy bargaining session between Spoon River College and the Spoon River College Faculty Association yielded the desired result: a tentative contract agreement.</p><p></p><p>The mediated talks began Tuesday afternoon and ended around midnight.</p><p>Contract details are not yet being released. The SRCFA will meet Friday afternoon to discuss the agreement. Its members could take a vote during that meeting.</p><p>It’s not known when the Board of Trustees will consider the contract. It won’t take a vote until after the package is ratified by teachers.</p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:57:46 +0000 Rich Egger 27702 at http://tspr.org SRC, Teachers Reach Contract Agreement