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APSCUF President Dr. Jamie Martin and State System students were among today’s panelists at a Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Caucus policy committee hearing about university consolidation. Click here to watch hearing footage. APSCUF live-tweeted the hearing, and the collated tweets are below.

The hearing comprised three panels:

Panel 1: PASSHE Redesign & Students

  • Dr. Jamie Martin, president of APSCUF
  • Cameron O’Neill, junior at Bloomsburg University
  • Justina Arena, junior at California University

Panel 2: PASSHE Redesign & Workers

  • Ross Brumagin, President AFSCME Local 2329, Edinboro University High Voltage Electrician
  • Shawn O’Dell, President AFSCME Local 2360, Lock Haven University Clerk Typist 3
  • Dr. Marc Stier, Director, Pennsylvania Budget & Policy Center

Panel 3: PASSHE Leadership & University President

  • Chancellor Dan Greenstein
  • Aaron Walton, president of Cheyney University
  • Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson, president of Clarion University and interim president of Edinboro University
  • Mia Swales, student trustee and graduate student at Lock Haven University

A Pennsylvania House Democratic Caucus policy committee hearing is slated for 1 p.m. (time change) Thursday, May 20. We’ll share information about how to watch via our social-media channels.