News & Updates

March 2, 2015

Bentley Adjunct Faculty Form a Union with SEIU Local 509

Adjunct faculty at Bentley University overwhelmingly voted “Union Yes” today, casting their ballots to joinFaculty Forward – a

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February 25, 2015

Nationwide Day of Collective Action to Raise Standards in Higher Education

Today, students and part-time instructors across the country are coming together in a dramatic show of unity for fair pay and better

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February 18, 2015

National Adjunct Walkout Day Action Ideas

A Day Without Adjuncts: On February 25th, this powerful idea will become a reality as faculty across the country band together to demand

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February 13, 2015

Tufts Full-Time Faculty Vote to form a Union

Full-time faculty at Tufts University voted to form a union with SEIU Local 509 yesterday. They join their part-time colleagues at Tufts

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February 9, 2015

Inside Higher Ed Article on “Bold” New Campaign

“Most observers agree that adjunct instructors deserve better pay, but what about $15,000 per course? The Service Employees International

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February 6, 2015

Faculty from Across America Launch Bold Effort to Restore Investments in the Classroom

Set a National Standard of $15,000 in Total Course Compensation Building off the national movement to form unions, faculty from 20 states

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February 4, 2015

#SuperDebtSunday: Holding University of Phoenix Accountable

With the so much attention about the Super Bowl, which was held at the University of Phoenix stadium, it’s time for a reality check

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February 4, 2015

Faculty at Boston University Vote to Form Union

From the Boston Globe: “Part-time professors at Boston University voted Wednesday to unionize, joining adjunct faculty at other

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February 2, 2015

Report Examines Precarious Nature of Academic Labor

A SEIU report called Crisis at the Boiling Point tells an important story of what’s happening in academic labor by documenting and

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