unionization Archive

  • From: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/students-march-for-adjunct-union/ By Paige Jones About 20 Student Worker Alliance members stormed Provost Scott Bass’s office Feb. 3 to deliver a letter protesting AU’s decision to hire legal counsel to […]

    The Eagle: “Students March for Adjunct Union”

    From: http://www.theeagleonline.com/news/story/students-march-for-adjunct-union/ By Paige Jones About 20 Student Worker Alliance members stormed Provost Scott Bass’s office Feb. 3 to deliver a letter protesting AU’s decision to hire legal counsel to […]

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  • You may have heard or seen in last week’s edition of the Eagle that American University’s adjunct professors are voting on whether to join SEIU Local 500.

During the election, it is important that our campus (students as well as faculty) understand the context surrounding the adjuncts’ organizing campaign. However, after reading the “Unionization FAQ” on the Academic Affairs website, it is obvious that AU is not being completely honest about the situation. I would like to take a moment to clear up these misunderstandings that AU’s administration is promoting.

    Eagle Op-Ed: AU adjunct union is necessary

    You may have heard or seen in last week’s edition of the Eagle that American University’s adjunct professors are voting on whether to join SEIU Local 500. During the election, it is important that our campus (students as well as faculty) understand the context surrounding the adjuncts’ organizing campaign. However, after reading the “Unionization FAQ” on the Academic Affairs website, it is obvious that AU is not being completely honest about the situation. I would like to take a moment to clear up these misunderstandings that AU’s administration is promoting.

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  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RMoYEUzMa0 Here at American University, our adjunct professors are currently in the midst of a unionization campaign. Adjunct professors are consistently disrespected by the university. They are not paid anything […]

    AU Students Support Adjunct Professors in their Struggle for Respect on Campus!

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RMoYEUzMa0 Here at American University, our adjunct professors are currently in the midst of a unionization campaign. Adjunct professors are consistently disrespected by the university. They are not paid anything […]

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