classified staff

Silence follows union election

Neither the union nor the university had much to say following the third ratification vote regarding the proposed contract between the Washington Federation of State Employees and Washington State University. The election, held Dec. 1, 7 and 8, drew 730 participants — 56 percent of the 1,300 WSU classified staff represented by WFSE. Unlike the […]

Reformed system, new regulations awaited

Major proposed changes in the state’s personnel system — guaranteed to impact all 2,995 classified staff at Washington State University — were slated to be announced this week from Olympia as WSU Today went to press. Propelling these changes is the Personnel System Reform Act of 2002, which calls for several major actions: • Restructuring […]