The updates shared from both Rider’s Administration and the AAUP-Faculty Union regarding the negotiations has understandably caused concern for students and parents. We hope the parties will come to an agreement by August 31 avoiding any lockouts or strike. While Rider has said they have replacements ready, students attend WCC for the excellent faculty, not replacements.
Parents would like to know what the “necessary steps to assure that our contingency plans are in place so there is limited interruption for the campus community this fall, should the need arise” – Greg Dell’Omo, Rider University President
If you are a parent of an enrolled student, you are welcome to join the closed support group – Westminster Choir College Parents of Enrolled Students.