News & Updates

May 14, 2018

Free tuition at community college grows nationwide

Beginning this fall, Tennessee becomes the first state in the nation to make community college free for nearly all adult residents, an

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May 11, 2018

University of Iowa faculty sit-in to stand up against the boss

Non-tenure track (NTT) faculty at the University of Iowa took a stand by sitting down Wednesday, staging a 10 plus hour sit-in at the

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May 10, 2018

Teachers lead the way in improving education and labor

The rising red tide of fed-up K-12 teachers is rolling across the county, carrying with it the demands that lawmakers invest in teachers,

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May 1, 2018

#TimesUp in the Ivory Tower Webinar Inspires Advancement of the Movement Across the country, workers are breaking their silence on

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May 1, 2018

Graduate Workers and Faculty Are Taking Action on International Workers’ Day

In 2016, the NLRB ruled that graduate workers were in fact workers and had the right to unionize. Since then more than 25,000 graduate

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April 27, 2018

Sanctuary on Campus: Creating Welcoming Campus Communities through Solidarity

Faculty Forward and iAmerica recently co-hosted a Facebook Live event in Orlando entitled “Sanctuary on Campus.” The town hall

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April 20, 2018

Seminole State College and Valencia College Adjuncts File for Union Election

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Seminole State College and Valencia College Adjuncts File for Union Election In the latest development for the

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April 19, 2018

New Study Documents Impact of $180M Funding Cut to Iowa Higher Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Study Documents Impact of $180M Funding Cut to Iowa Higher Education Faculty report stagnant wages, broken

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April 17, 2018

Loyola Faculty Reach Tentative Agreement on First Union Contract

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On the heels of University of Chicago faculty contract ratification . . . Loyola Non-tenure Track Faculty

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April 16, 2018

University of Chicago Faculty Win Big Improvements in First Union Contract

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Victory comes as Loyola University Chicago faculty intensify calls for a fair contract . . . University of

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