Board of Trustees approves faculty contract

Ben Wolford

The Board of Trustees approved the collective bargaining agreement between the university and the Kent State chapter of the American Association of University Professors in a special session today. The tenure-track faculty approved the contract Aug. 18.

The contract, which runs through Aug. 23, 2011, provides salary increases of 3 percent each year and domestic partner benefits.

Contact administration reporter Ben Wolford at [email protected].