PFA Spring Membership Meeting

Posted on Apr 29, 2013

Members of the PFA relaxed and enjoyed fine food and even better company at our annual Spring Membership meeting on April 25. We hold these meetings once every semester. If you would like to attend on the fall, check your emails, for we always advertise in...

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Hunger Hides In Plain Sight On The Central Coast

Posted on Apr 29, 2013

Click the link below to read Mark Miller’s article in the April 26, 2013 Santa Maria Times regarding hunger on the Central Coast, its prevalence, and some solutions. Hunger On The Central Coast

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North County Coalition Citizenship Fair

Posted on Apr 22, 2013

Click the link below to view the flyer for the North County Coalition Citizenship Fair on Sunday May 5, 2013. 10am-4pm at the Veterans Community Building, 313 W. Tunnell, Santa Maria. North County Coalition Citizenship Fair

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Equal Pay For Equal Work

Posted on Apr 17, 2013

The Parity Disparity When a student enters an Allan Hancock College classroom, he or she does not know if the instructor is full or part-time. Nor should that be a concern to them. When a student walks into a classroom at our college, they have every right to expect the same quality of education regardless of whether the instructor is an adjunct or tenure track. And part-time instructors do deliver quality education to the students at Allan...

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Need Help In Purchasing Food?

Posted on Apr 15, 2013

Need Help Purchasing Food? There Are Agencies That Will Assist You A recent article on NBC news titled “Meet your new professor: Transient, poorly paid,” (http://inplainsight.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/04/09/17658326-meet-your-new-professor-transient-poorly-paid#.UWTPot4_X3A.email) sheds more light not only the continued growth of the low-paid part-time college instructors, but also points out that more and more adjunct teachers are living in...

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