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Annual CPFA Conference, 2022

Saturday, May 7th from 10AM to 3:30PM


Keynote Speaker: Thomas Peele, EdSource Investigative Reporter

“What I Learned While Investigating Working Conditions of CA Part-time Faculty” 

Thomas Peele is a Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter. His journalism career began in 1983 at a small weekly newspaper. He has a B.A. in Journalism from Long Island University and an MFA in writing from the University of San Francisco. In addition to his Pulitzer for stories on the tragic Ghost Ship fire in Oakland, he has won more that 70 journalism awards including the (Ralph) McGill Medal for Journalistic Courage, and the Tom Renner Award from Investigative Reporters and Editors for reporting on organized crime. He is also the author of Killing the Messenger, a book about the 2007 assassination of Oakland journalist, Chauncey Bailey. Prior to joining EdSource in 2020, he was an investigative reporter for the Bay Area News Group for 20 years. He is also a continuing lecturer at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism.

Announcement of CPFA Election Results 

Special Presentation: 

The CPFA Robert Yoshioka Non-Tenure Faculty Advocate Award

Advocacy and Action Panel:

CCA/CTA Parity Bill, AB 1752

CFT Raising the Workload Cap from 67% to 85% Bill, AB 1856

Prizes for conference attendees!

For who demonstrate exceptional participation in the program!

Conference Registration is Now OPEN & FREE

*Registration is required for attendance