So no more teachers on campus, everything transitioning online to Miami with 10 days notice. Can we at least get unemployment?.
Topics regarding layoffs at Art Institutes
Anyone have success in receiving Back Pay for teaching AFTER March 2019. If so, did you go through Receiver or Dept of Labor
Any news on the summer quarter? Online, on ground, or closed? Adjuncts that have been furloughed have no access to Ai emails. Any info would be appreciated.
I got all my backpay from the state! Almost 80k
Wondering if this current flu season, etc has effected your campus.
For any former DCEH employee like me who was skeptical their 2019 W2 would arrive in a timely manner, I received mine yesterday. I’m not giving them any credit for obeying the law and sending them before the end of January but wanted to extend hope... — read more
I am a Miami Professor. Recently, I asked someone in the know, "WHO THE F— owns our school." I got the same response as everyone else says, "we are self governing - there's a board." It's very obvious to me that whomever owns the school is not... — read more
According to the original announcements...Education Principle Foundation bought us. “The foundation, unlike DCEH, is not a servicing organization," the Education Principle Foundation said in a news release. "The foundation will not be involved in... — read more
Has anyone attended the meetings with the President to find out what direction Houston is supposed to go in since there is no faculty chairs, faculty coordinator, or registrar, and a new dean that's shared between Houston, Austin, and San Antonio?
Our campus offices are almost empty now that most of the full time faculty are gone and they are laying off the support staff. No investment in the school since before EDMC put us up for sale. No budgets for buying anything new. Campus decor dated... — read more
All 12th week meetings at Houston scheduled for Jan. 2 and Jan. 3 for the Jan. 6 start are "cancelled until further notice". Dean Eaton resigned suddenly 2 weeks ago after 19 years with Ai. Have any other campuses had their 12th Week Meetings... — read more
Are there no local Program Chairs anymore? Are ALL schools under one program chair? Did the Faculty Coordinator jobs get s—ed up into this one? So many questions...
Does anyone know how the W2s will work the abrupt transition between dream center and studio enterprise? Will we get a W2 from both?
What’s honestly left? I left AI back in May and it’s sad that the schools are still struggling. What’s keep you all that are still left there?
The faculty coordinator was let go at our campus. Was this true for all ai campuses?
I was a student at AILV, which had some moles from DCEH to run it into the ground. One in particular, Roger Hosn, is now in charge of the Miami campus. If anyone affected by the closure is planning to go to another AI campus, please be careful... — read more
ACICS finally did the right thing and pulled AiLV’s accreditation. From the report on the ACICS website the finding prove that the conman’s inner circle of sycophants could not hack the jobs and duties required of them. Hey TW next time don’t k–l... — read more
Did the con artist come through? Did you guys in Vegas finally get paid?
https://www.artinstitutes.edu/las-vegas/about/faculty?fbclid=IwAR3x5SWFcCblE0KV9aboHCdLB_wYyeiKfkwQicdnPu8YQnIlk2PRcAtqSzI And how do I get it taken down??? False Advertising.
Recently found out that the top administration at AILV have been getting paid the whole time staff hasn't. So, almost 4 months??? Factual and provable. I can't believe how these a-holes have treated staff and student's. These will be the same folks... — read more
Is there any full-time faculty left at any location? Are there any Deans remaining?
How can one be an instructor at a college without a degree??? Maybe NO ONE needs a degree??? 😂 🤣
How are your current students handling the tuition increase? I'm nervous to see how this is going to affect our campus.
More layoffs to come by end of September! Brace yourselves!
How are they maintaining accreditation with these "instructors" ? Can anyone just step in and be called faculty now? No experience, no knowledge , and no master's... Ruining the institution of college.
Our campus couldn't afford the rent for the first floor (we only had 3), so they closed it and now it's going to be a bank, So now we are only on the 2nd and 3rd floor of 6 story building with other companies underneath and above us. Good times.
I tried to warn you.. but you didn’t listen. This is only the beginning of the end.
https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/the-art-institutes-selects-bastrop-as-new-central-texas-location-1028432472 "This proposed move will not only offer a change in location, but also a change in pathway for The Art Institutes, one... — read more
Are all the Art Institutes Not-for-Profit now?
Hardly any cars in the parking lot or students in class today. Think this is the beginning of the end.....
says all campuses will be closed by September https://gritdaily.com/the-art-institutes-fraud-closures-and-the-growing-issues-of-for-profit-colleges/
What kind of severance payment will be given to the employees if a decision to close some campuses is made. Do we know if they even have plans to pay anything - I am assuming it should be at least a couple of weeks of pay but not sure - please share... — read more
How's the Ai in San Antonio doing? Asking for a friend...
These subprime schools are like flies on sh*t. I'm trying to get attention about Russian and Chinese meddling in US politics and people are concerned about a small Dream Center matter with the impotent Higher Learning Commission?... — read more
UPDATE MARCH 8 2:35 P.M.: The Art Institute of Las Vegas professor William Turbay says the Department of Education confirmed today that the Las Vegas location is staying open. Students from other closing Art Institutes are already enrolling to the... — read more
Can anyone tell us what's going on at the following campuses? Miami International University of Art & Design (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges) The Art Institute of Atlanta (Southern Association of Colleges... — read more
If you have not been paid in Nevada you can file a claim with www.labor.nv.gov. I heard that if you do not file a claim and everything goes into bankruptcy that you may not be able to file. Instructors file before May 31st deadline. Also you can... — read more