In the early hours of Tuesday morning, Oregon Tech administration and its faculty union agreed on a labor contract, ending a strike that had stretched
Tentative Agreements were reached on all remaining proposals including salary wherein Oregon Tech offered a guaranteed 11.5% salary increase over the life of the contract with an additional 3.5% possible through merit increases, and healthcare that includes Oregon Tech paying 95 to 97 percent of healthcare costs. Both parties agreed to new workload expectations which will allow faculty to spend more time with students and in the classroom, according to administration.
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