2 results for tag: union win


Fordham University Contingent Faculty Overwhelmingly Vote to Join SEIU Faculty Forward

Adjunct Faculty, Full Time Non-Tenure Track Faculty & Postdoctoral Fellows Vote 16-to-1 to Unionize Just Weeks After Signing Neutrality Agreement with Fordham Administration to Allow for a Fair Election Process   NEW YORK, NY — Today, in a union election held by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), Fordham University contingent faculty voted overwhelmingly to join Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 200United. Out of more than 900 eligible voters, a clear majority of Fordham contingent faculty -- including adjunct faculty, full time non-tenure track faculty, and postdoctoral fellows -- voted 16-to-1 to unioni...

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 for the Faculty Forward campaign in Florida, or at a public university in the South, but we know it won’t be the last. I’m writing today,  as yet another year draws to a close, to thank you for the work you do for your students, to share some good news, and celebrate 2016 -- for in a year of ups and downs in our country, our movement has soared to new heights. The victory at the University of Hartford last week marked nearly 20 victories for faculty in 13 states who formed unions with SEIU in 2016. ...