Media

Recent news stories and opinion pieces about the Student Worker Alliance:

“Op/Ed: Bring TDR Kevin Back”, by Ethan Miller, The Eagle, November 1st, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/opinion/story/op-ed-bring-tdr-kevin-back/

“Adjuncts Strike Back: AU’s Lowest Paid Faculty Strike Back”, by Ethan Miller, American Way of Life Magazine, Spring 2012: http://www.awolau.org/2012/04/24/adjuncts-strike-back-aus-lowest-paid-faculty-unionize/

“Exploitation on Our Own Campus” by Mitch Ellmauer, The Eagle, April 24, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/opinion/story/exploitation-on-our-own-campus/

“Students Rally for Aramark Workers” by Peter Saudek, The Eagle, April 24, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/students-rally-for-aramark-workers/

“AU to re-evaluate contract with Aramark for cleaning services” by Peter Saudek and Radhika Raman, The Eagle, April 17, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/au-to-re-evaluate-contract-with-aramark-for-cleaning-services/

“Why College Students Need to Support Their Professors” by Ethan Miller, The Huffington Post, March 28, 2012: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ethan-miller/why-college-students-need_b_1380997.html

“Struggling to Organize, Adjuncts Succeed at American University” by Ethan Miller, LaborNotes, March 14, 2012: http://labornotes.org/blogs/2012/03/struggling-organize-adjuncts-succeed-american-university

“Union Reps, Faculty, Discuss Adjunct Issues” by Elijah Mercer, The Eagle, March 6, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/union-reps-faculty-discuss-adjunct-issues/

“AU Adjunct Faculty Vote to Unionize”, ATV, February 26, 2012: http://atvnews.auatv.com/clips/au-adjunct-faculty-vote-to-unionize/

“Adjuncts Vote to Join SEIU Local 500 Union” by Paige Jones, The Eagle, February 21, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/adjuncts-vote-to-join-seiu-local-500-union/

“High Parking Rates a Problem for Workers” by Ethan Miller and Katy Giguere, The Eagle, February 21, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/opinion/story/high-parking-rates-a-problem-for-workers/

“American University Adjunct Faculty Vote to Unionize” By Daniel de Vise, The Washington Post, Februrary 17, 2012: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/college-inc/post/au-adjunct-faculty-vote-to-unionize/2012/02/17/gIQAfqJlJR_blog.html

“Adjuncts Vote to Unionize” By Paige Jones, The Eagle, February 16th, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/adjuncts-vote-to-unionize2/

“Students March for Adjunct Union” By Paige Jones, The Eagle, February 7th, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/students-march-for-adjunct-union/

Student Worker Alliance Open Letter to the University Community, The Eagle, February 7th, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/opinion/story/student-worker-alliance-open-letter-to-the-university-community/

“AU Students Say: ‘What’s Disgusting? Union Busting! What’s Outrageous? Adjunct Wages!'”, By Ethan Miller, United Students Against Sweatshops, Februrary 3, 2012: http://usas.org/2012/02/03/au-students-say-whats-disgusting-union-busting-whats-outrageous-adjunct-wages/

“A Student Perspective: AU Adjunct Union is Necessary” By Mitch Ellmauer, The Eagle, January 31, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/opinion/story/guest-column-a-student-perspective-au-adjunct-union-in-necessary/

“Students Advocate for Shuttle Driver’s Workplace Rights” by Nicole Glass, The Eagle, January 24, 2012: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/students-advocate-for-shuttle-drivers-workplace-rights/

“Students with Diverse Interests Unite in Occupy DC Movement” By Samantha Hogan, The Eagle, December 7, 2011: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/students-with-diverse-interests-unite-in-occupy-d.c.-movement/

“Senate Supports Tiered University Parking, More Outreach” By Zoe Crain, The Eagle, November 15, 2011: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/senate-supports-tiered-university-parking-increased-outreach/

“AU’s Parking Policies are Behind on Responsibility” By Ethan Miller, The Eagle, October 4th, 2011: http://www.theeagleonline.com/opinion/story/aus-parking-polices-are-behind-on-personal-responsibility/