News & Updates

May 1, 2019

Marquette University Faculty and Graduate Workers to Hold May Day Rally for a Fair Process

Today,  Marquette University non-tenure track (NTT) faculty and graduate workers rallied to demand that the administration issue a written

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April 30, 2019

Adjunct Professors at Lake-Sumter State College Vote Decisively to Unionize

Adjunct faculty at Lake-Sumter State College voted to form their union with SEIU Faculty Forward. The results of this election comes one

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April 24, 2019

Loyola University Chicago Graduate Workers and Students Hold Walkout

Loyola University Chicago graduate workers walked off the job and were joined by hundreds of students as part of a walkout to protest the

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April 15, 2019

Seven Loyola University Chicago Graduate Workers & Their Student Supporters Arrested During Peaceful Protest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A year after faculty won job improvements following their strike, Seven Loyola University Chicago Graduate Workers

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April 12, 2019

University of Iowa Non-Tenure Track Faculty Hold Rally for Sick Leave Bank

On Friday, faculty at the University of Iowa rallied to demand a just medical leave policy. Given their precarious job status and lack of

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April 12, 2019

Duke Graduate Workers Win $15

After a high-profile campaign by graduate workers at Duke University, the school just announced that it would pay them a $31,000 year

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March 27, 2019

Miami Dade College adjunct professors vote to form a union at the biggest college in the country

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE As legislators in Tallahassee debate further slashing the state’s education budget, Miami Dade College adjunct

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March 13, 2019

New Report Exposes Widespread Poverty, Decreasing Wages Amongst Florida Professors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE As professors lobby for greater investment in Florida’s colleges, New Report Exposes Widespread Poverty,

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March 12, 2019

Elon University Adjunct Professors Vote by 2-1 Margin to Form Union

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Joining a growing union movement among academics in the South, Elon University Adjunct Professors Vote by 2-1

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February 1, 2019

Statement on Florida Higher Education Budget Proposal

Today Governor DeSantis released his budget proposal. Despite a forecasted $842M budget surplus in the state, the proposed budget

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