News & Updates

March 28, 2017

It’s time we act on climate

Working families, many of whom live in or near major cities, disproportionately experience the toll of environmental injustices

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March 22, 2017

Contingent Faculty at Fordham U. File for Union Election with SEIU

Joining with thousands of faculty across the country, part-time and full-time non-tenure track faculty at Fordham University in New York

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March 1, 2017

March 1st: You Did It!

Courageous faculty, students and campus staff from 80+ colleges and universities stood up to make our #CampusResistance a real and

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February 28, 2017

American University Grad Workers File for Union Election with SEIU Local 500

Graduate workers at American University in Washington, DC announced that on Friday, February 24th, they filed for a union election to join

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February 17, 2017

Vanderbilt Faculty File for Union Election

In the latest milestone for the Faculty Forward movement, on February 16, non-tenure-eligible faculty at Vanderbilt University in Nashville

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February 17, 2017

RSVP for your #CampusResistance event

SEIU’s Faculty Forward is taking action to take a stand against Trump’s corporate cabinet and to make real change in our higher

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February 8, 2017

Loyola Graduate Workers Vote to Join SEIU

Hundreds of graduate student assistants who teach, conduct research, and work at Loyola University Chicago (LUC) took a historic step on

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January 31, 2017

Oppose Confirmation of Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education

Dear Senator, On behalf of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and the numerous organizations listed below, we urge you to

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January 11, 2017

This was our movement in 2016

My name is Cheryl. A couple weeks ago, my colleagues and I voted to form a union with SEIU after a two-year journey. Our win was the first

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December 15, 2016


Download more information and to see what graduate workers are saying about the survey. Widespread problems with pay, healthcare, job

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