News & Updates

November 14, 2019

Graduate Workers Strike Back Against Trump Anti-Union Rule

Thousands of Grads in Multiple Cities Reject President’s Cynical Assault on Right to Join Together NATIONWIDE — Graduate employees

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October 29, 2019

Florida has become a hotbed of academic organizing: Adjunct profs need more than poverty wages

One week after St. Petersburg College adjunct professors became the seventh group in Florida to form their union, adjunct professors are

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October 25, 2019

REPORT: Slashed budgets = 37% rise in tuition

As college affordability becomes an increasingly central policy issue for presidential candidates, a new report, State Higher Education

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October 22, 2019

Adjunct Professors at St. Petersburg College Vote to Unionize

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE In the latest victory for the growing Faculty Forward movement in Florida, Adjunct Professors at St. Petersburg

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September 30, 2019

Oregon public university staff win fair contract in 11th hour averting strike

After twenty-two hours of bargaining, early Saturday morning 4,500 Oregon public university workers with SEIU Local 503 reached a tentative

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September 25, 2019

Adjunct Professors Deserve a Voice at St. Petersburg College

Who We Are As adjunct faculty at St. Petersburg College, we love our students, our work, and our school. We believe in the promise of

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September 23, 2019

SEIU President's Statement on Outlawing Graduate Worker Union

The majority Trump-appointed National Labor Relations Board just issued a proposed rule change that would deny graduate workers their

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September 20, 2019

Trump Labor Board Targets Graduate Workers

On Monday, the National Labor Relations Board will issue a proposed rule change that would strip graduate workers (the master's and PhD

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August 23, 2019

Back to school, back to vote: Santa Fe College Adjuncts launch their union election

Santa Fe College adjunct faculty are one step closer to forming their union. Just in time to kick off the new semester, the long awaited

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August 5, 2019

Worker leaders grow their movement at the SEIU-FPSU Summer Leadership Academy

Last weekend, adjunct professors and public service workers came together in sunny St. Petersburg, FL for the SEIU-FPSU Summer Leadership

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