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IN PRAISE OF LIBRARIES

How wonderful that the library workers did not go on strike.  The union settled with management in the wee hours of Monday morning after the strike deadline.  205 more words

Wedding Season

On Saturday I went to my first wedding of this season and it was absolutely gorgeous. Each time I’m at one of these events I’m so amazed at the staff. 145 more words

1861: "We Must Not Be Enemies"

March 4, 1861

…The Union is much older than the Constitution. It was formed in fact, by the Articles of Association in 1774. It was matured and continued by the Declaration of Independence in 1776. 879 more words

American Civil War

S$1.2m programme to train maritime officers launched

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: A new S$1.2 million training award to attract and train engineering talent for the Republic’s marine industry was officially launched on Tuesday (May 3).  352 more words

Current Affairs

BU adjunct faculty, administration come to three-year contract settlement

This article  was first published by The Daily Free Press April 29, 2016.

The Boston University adjunct faculty members and the administration agreed on a three-year tentative contract settlement early Thursday morning, 14 months after adjunct faculty unionized with the Service Employees International Union Local 509, a Thursday release stated. 669 more words

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Adjuncts hold peaceful rally for awareness, better treatment

This article was first published by The Daily Free Press March 25, 2016.

Boston University adjunct professors rallied Wednesday in front of the Tsai Performance Center to raise awareness of their current working conditions before other members of the faculty headed inside Tsai for the… 745 more words

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BU instructors, lecturers move forward with efforts to unionize

This article was first published by The Daily Free Press March. 23, 2016.

Full-time and salaried Boston University instructors and lecturers will receive mail-in ballots from the National Labor Relations Board to vote and unionize with the Service Employees International Union Local 509. 859 more words

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