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Marco Rubio, Adjunct Professor?

BY HANK REICHMAN

Faculty members at Florida International University (FIU) are asking some tough questions about the university’s employment of GOP presidential hopeful Sen. Marco Rubio.  1,086 more words

Contingent Faculty

"Not Contractually Obligated"

BY ANNA PEAK

Suggest that contingent faculty deserve equal pay, and someone is sure to tell you, in smugly reasonable tones, that while contingent faculty deserve… 883 more words

Contingent Faculty

Loyola Adjuncts Vote to Affiliate with S.E.I.U.

BY PETER N. KIRSTEIN

Loyola University Chicago adjuncts voted January 27 to unionise by a vote of 142-82, They will be represented by the Service Employees International Union (S.E.I.U.) Local 73. 352 more words

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COCAL Updates

BY MARTIN KICH

COCAL is the Coalition of Contingent Academic Labor, a nearly 20 year old network of contingent activists and their organizations that does a conference (now tri-national – USA, CAN (including QBC), and  MEX) every other year, usually in August. 1,292 more words

Contingent Faculty

Chicago Tribune on Adjunct and Other University Workers' Union Struggle

BY PETER N. KIRSTEIN

The adjunct struggle for union rights and human rights is spreading. The National Labour Relations Board (N.L.R.B.) has authorised Loyola University Chicago adjuncts and non-tenure track full-time faculty to conduct an election. 261 more words

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The Soul of Higher Education Under Corporatization

This paper was first presented at the Modern Language Association’s MLA 2016 Conference in Session 526: Contingent Faculty Members in Service. It is also published in the first print edition of the… 1,948 more words

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Call for Stories: Action!

Assemble 4 Action wants to publish your story, fellow activists and allies. Please email us at miranda@assemble4action.org & tiffany@assemble4action.org and tell us some truths.

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