In the Penn…
Laura Kingsbury/Editor In Chief Issue date: 4/4/08 Section: News
With the implementation of the new four-year contract in July, IUP faculty, managers and coaches gained the opportunity to apply for same-sex domestic partner benefits. For those who fought long and hard for recognition, this first appeared to be the exciting hurdle and monumental event they had been waiting for.
Issue date: 4/4/08 Section: The Penn Editorial
Beginning last semester, IUP began offering professors, managers and faculty same-sex domestic partner benefits. While this advancement speaks volumes about IUP’s progression in terms of human rights, there’s a catch. There’s always a catch – the annoying fine print no one seems to notice in the celebration of efforts finally rewarded.