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Deal Reached, Strike Over at 14 State-Owned Universities

The strike at state-owned universities is over. According to the union representing professors, there is a contract deal. About five thousand faculty members hi...

The strike at state-owned universities is over.

According to the union representing professors, there is a contract deal.

About five thousand faculty members hit picket lines on Wednesday at 14 universities including Bloomsburg, East Stroudsburg and Lock Haven.

The union announced it made concessions to salary and benefits in exchange for some changes proposed by the state.

The union said the strike ended immediately after the deal was made.

To read the full release by APSCUF, click here.