Second faculty union win in as many months marks growing movement as Augsburg College adjuncts join Hamline, MCAD, U of M in fight to improve higher education. Over 200 adjunct faculty at Augsburg College formed a faculty union with the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 284 in balloting that ended Monday.
University Spending Taxpayer Time & Money to Appeal Clear Ruling by State Agency, Delaying Union Election Process MINNEAPOLIS – Today faculty expressed their disappointment at the decision by the University of Minnesota’s Office of Human Resources to appeal a decision by the State Bureau of Mediation Services (BMS) in the […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 20, 2016 CONTACT David Zaffrann at 651-238-8944 or firstname.lastname@example.org to speak with faculty leaders throughout the day U of M Tenured and Contingent Faculty File for Election Today to Form One of Largest Single-Campus Faculty Unions in the Country Instructional faculty seek stronger voice in university governance to […]
Academic researchers who are part of an effort to form a faculty union at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities campus released a report today that highlights how research suffers from dwindling federal funding and unsupportive University policies, according to a recent survey completed by over 300 research academics on campus.