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MEChA de SRJC members hold signs up toward the Board of Trustees to show their dissatisfaction in the board's current plan to increase student-employee wages before the April board meeting on Tuesday in the Student Activities Center.

Board approves student-employee wage increase, student housing

April 11, 2019

The Santa Rosa Junior College Board of Trustees approved a 230-unit student housing building and an incremental wage increase to get student-employee wages to $15 by July 2020, Tuesday afternoon in the Student Activities Center. After years of planning, the...

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April 4, 2019


MEChA co-chair Jocelyn Toscano (left) prepares her follow-up questions if administrators, Dean of Students Robbert Ethington (center), and Vice President of Student Services Pedro Avila, offer anything less than $15-per-hour on March 11 in the Bertolini Student Center.

MEChA declines the SRJC administration’s 15-month plan to increase student-employee wages

March 24, 2019

Update: According to MEChA advisor Rafael Vázquez, the SRJC Board of Trustees will seek to approve their proposal of an increase in student-employee wages, despite MEChA's declination to support the offer. MEChA's next open meeting with SRJC offici...

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