"I'm not paying to be taught by a sub, I'm paying to be taught by my teachers, and I don't think that's right."
The president says the university flirted with financial disaster, and while it didn’t fall off a cliff, it still needs to find solid footing.
The ULP is a clear sign that negotiations have come to a halt, and intervention from the state may be on the horizon if a deal is not reached.
Some students posted on social media that their classes did not have an instructor or were given “alternate assignments.”
Among the classes students listed as going unstaffed today were courses in English, Spanish, philosophy, cybersecurity, computer science and more.
They say the current contract spreads faculty too thin, which they say will make students suffer.
About 100 students chanted as they marched across Wright State’s campus to join professors on the picket lines.
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Before “Black Panther,” Beachler worked as a production designer on the Academy Award-winning movie “Moonlight.”
“It’s very sad that we have to be out here but its also bolstering our spirits that we have so many out here ready to fight for Wright."
Among the university's claims: the union misled the university about whether they intended to strike and spread misleading information to stop students from attending classes.